Top 5 Eurovision songs from the Netherlands

My top 5 songs from…the Netherlands

The Netherlands has a long and rich history in Eurovision, being a founder member of the contest, and now a five-times winner. Having missed just four contests since 1956, there … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…the Netherlands

Underappreciated Eurovision songs

Underappreciated at Eurovision: a selection of my favourite songs

Just before we get into my previews countdown for Eurovision 2019, and at the request of my lovely friend Graham, I’ve pulled together some of the more underappreciated songs of … Continue reading Underappreciated at Eurovision: a selection of my favourite songs

Top 5 Eurovision entries of Finland

My top 5 songs from…Finland

Time to update my Top 5 of Finland as we’re about to be treated to Krista Siegfrids at Eurofest at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern (on Friday 11 January). Sadly the … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Finland

Top Eurovision entries from Estonia

My top 5 songs from…Estonia

Estonia are one of my favourite Eurovision countries and of the three Baltic states, they have had the most success at the contest, becoming the first ex-Soviet country to win … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Estonia

Top Eurovision entries from Denmark

My top 5 songs from…Denmark

There are fewer songs to pick from than Sweden, Norway or Finland as three-times winner Denmark left the contest for 11 years between 1966 and 1978. But with two fairly … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Denmark

Top Eurovision entries from Bulgaria

My top 5 songs from…Bulgaria

While Bulgaria have had relatively few entries at Eurovision with just 12 appearances; they have certainly made an impact, especially in recent years with three grand final appearances on the … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Bulgaria

Top Eurovision entries from Croatia

My top 5 songs from…Croatia

The only ex-Yugoslav country to have hosted the contest while still part of Yugoslavia, it was a Croatian band, Riva, that achieved Yugoslavia’s sole win in 1989. I’ve made one … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Croatia

Top 5 Eurovision songs from Belgium

My top 5 songs from…Belgium

A top 5 for one of Eurovision’s original countries – and with 61 entries, few have as extensive a list to pick my favourites from. Yet Belgium has been something … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Belgium

Top Eurovision entries of Belarus

My top 5 songs from…Belarus

There’s a new song in this updated top 5 but no great changes in most other ways. Belarus remain overshadowed in Eurovision by their giant neighbour, Russia. Two contests on … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Belarus

Top 5 Eurovision entries of Austria

[OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

NB This version was published in October 2018 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 from Austria. One of my earliest top 5s that I did back in December … Continue reading [OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

[OLD] My top 5 songs from…Azerbaijan

NB. This version was published in September 2018 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 songs from Azerbaijan. Having updated the top 5 of their neighbour and rival, … Continue reading [OLD] My top 5 songs from…Azerbaijan

My Top 5 Eurovision songs from Cyprus

My top 5 songs from…Cyprus

When I wrote the first Top 5 of Cyprus after Portugal’s win in 2017, I noted that Cyprus now carried the dubious record of having entered Eurovision the most times … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Cyprus