Fyr og Flamme

Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #19: DENMARK – Fyr & Flamme – Øve os på hinanden

Denmark receives my “guilty pleasure” award this year, though I am sure I am not alone in that. It is actually my husband’s favourite entry this year and he thinks … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #19: DENMARK – Fyr & Flamme – Øve os på hinanden

Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2021

Eurovision 2021 national selections: Denmark preview

Denmark’s long-running national final, Dansk Melodi Grand Prix (DMGP), has not been without scandal and gossip this year. Having already not allowed last year’s winners , Ben & Tan, to … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 national selections: Denmark preview

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #7 and #6

My choices for places 7 and 6 have a few things in common: both are northern European countries; both these entries are distinctly uptempo; and sadly due to broadcaster choices, … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #7 and #6

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

The national selection season finishes with a flourish with four national finals taking place on Saturday 7 March, including three Nordic countries. Sweden is well known as the biggest national … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

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

Leonora

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #32 DENMARK – Leonora – “Love is Forever”

Our first trip to Scandinavia in this year’s countdown and it’s three-times winners Denmark. They performed above expectations last year with their Viking themed song (which I enjoyed) that scored … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #32 DENMARK – Leonora – “Love is Forever”

National finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

So we’ve just had our first weekend in what feels like weeks where there has been no national final, and with all the remaining songs released last week and a … Continue reading The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

February 2019 national finals

Eurovision 2019 national selections: Super Saturday (Denmark, Hungary, Lithuania and Ukraine previews)

It’s a the first of two very busy Saturdays with no fewer than four national finals all in one evening (plus semi-finals in Sweden and Portugal), and there was also … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 national selections: Super Saturday (Denmark, Hungary, Lithuania and Ukraine previews)

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

Rasmussen

Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #17 DENMARK – Rasmussen – “Higher Ground”

It’s our penultimate Nordic country – and those of you paying attention will know who is my top placed Nordic this year. Denmark are three-times winners, and after a couple … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #17 DENMARK – Rasmussen – “Higher Ground”