Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2 predictions

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

So after the shocks, surprises and disappointments of semi-final 1, we’ve got the second semi-final coming up and once again, my friend and fellow Eurovision fan Clive and I have … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1 predictons

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1: predictions and hopes

I normally do a longer preview before each semi-final but as my good friend and “Eurovision husband” Clive did a full video on our predictions for semi-final one, I may … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1: predictions and hopes

Mahmood

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #1 ITALY – Mahmood – “Soldi”

At last we reach my number 1 ranking in the Eurovision 2019 previews countdown. Now if you’ve been paying attention to my rankings, you may have well guessed who this … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #1 ITALY – Mahmood – “Soldi”

Duncan Laurence

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #2 THE NETHERLANDS – Duncan Laurence – “Arcade”

It’s my runner up, my silver medal – and goodness me this was hard to call between this and my number 1. In fact, I would have placed this equal … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #2 THE NETHERLANDS – Duncan Laurence – “Arcade”

Conan Osíris

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #3 PORTUGAL – Conan Osíris – “Telemóveis”

We reach the bronze medal position and it is last year’s host Portugal. This may come as a surprise to some of my friends how highly I have placed this … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #3 PORTUGAL – Conan Osíris – “Telemóveis”

KeiiNO

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #4 NORWAY – KEiiNO – “Spirit in the Sky”

Just outside the “medal placing” is a country I placed very low in my rankings last year, but has completely turned it around this year (for me anyway!) Three-times winners … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #4 NORWAY – KEiiNO – “Spirit in the Sky”

Miki Nunez

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #5 SPAIN – Miki – “La venda”

La venda a cayo – the blindfold has fallen and the first of my top 5 are revealed and it’s the penultimate big 5 country in my countdown. It’s such … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #5 SPAIN – Miki – “La venda”

Katerine Duska

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #6 GREECE – Katerine Duska – “Better Love”

It’s Greece’s 40th appearance in the contest this year and they are one of my favourite Eurovision countries with their long history of ethno dance/party bangers stretching back to the … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #6 GREECE – Katerine Duska – “Better Love”

Serhat

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #7 SAN MARINO – Serhat – “Say Na Na Na”

Time for the smallest country in the contest (by some distance). I have so much time and love for San Marino at the contest – they can be totally bonkers, … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #7 SAN MARINO – Serhat – “Say Na Na Na”

Lake Malawi

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #8 CZECH REPUBLIC – Lake Malawi – “Friend of a Friend”

The Czech Republic are relative newcomers to the contest, joining in 2007 and had three awful results; they then took a break and returned in 2015, with much stronger songs … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #8 CZECH REPUBLIC – Lake Malawi – “Friend of a Friend”

Luca Hanni

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #9 SWITZERLAND – Luca Hänni – “She Got Me”

If you hadn’t been following the song releases or the betting, you might be somewhat surprised to see this country in my top 10. Why is that? Well poor Switzerland … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #9 SWITZERLAND – Luca Hänni – “She Got Me”

Joci Pápai

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #10 HUNGARY – Joci Pápai – “Az én apám”

We finally reach my top 10! And perhaps a surprise, even to my Hungarian friend and fellow Eurovision fan, Zoltan; a pleasant surprise I hope! Joci Pápai is a returning … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #10 HUNGARY – Joci Pápai – “Az én apám”