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

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”

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)

AWS

Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #36 HUNGARY – AWS – “Viszlát nyár”

My lovely friend Zoltan had but one request for me with my 2018 previews countdown: “please don’t put Hungary in last place”. Well, I have stuck to that promise and … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #36 HUNGARY – AWS – “Viszlát nyár”

Eurovision 2018 national selections: Look East (Armenia, Hungary, Latvia, Moldova, Romania, Slovenia and Ukraine previews)

Here in the UK we might be braced for the “beast from the East” cold blast, but this weekend it’s a bumper set of national finals from no fewer than … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 national selections: Look East (Armenia, Hungary, Latvia, Moldova, Romania, Slovenia and Ukraine previews)

5 Eurovision songs for Blue Monday

Today (15 January 2018) is so called “Blue Monday” – the day it is claimed to be the most depressing of the year. It’s all nonsense of course –  but … Continue reading 5 Eurovision songs for Blue Monday

Joci Pápai

Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #24 HUNGARY – Joci Pápai – “Origo”

A Eurovision first for our next preview – Joci is the first Hungarian contestant of Romani descent – and the struggles that minority face in Hungary and other countries is an … Continue reading Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #24 HUNGARY – Joci Pápai – “Origo”

[OLd] My top 5 songs from…Hungary

NB. This version was published in November 2015 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 songs from Hungary. Well as promised, I’m beginning the first of this series with … Continue reading [OLd] My top 5 songs from…Hungary

Top 5 results by countries’ first time appearance at Eurovision

With this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest having just taken place (Georgia winning for a record 3rd time), and Belgium and Macedonia announcing their 2017 artists in the last few … Continue reading Top 5 results by countries’ first time appearance at Eurovision

Freddie Hungary Eurovision 2016

Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #5 HUNGARY – Freddie – “Pioneer”

It’s only a week to the second semi-final, and by that time we’ll know if this  country will have matched this YouTube ranking top 5 performance and have made it … Continue reading Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #5 HUNGARY – Freddie – “Pioneer”

Eurovision national finals best of the rest part 1: Estonia, Finland and Hungary

Since it’s going to be a few days at least before I have looked at enough YouTube videos in order to determine running order of the preview countdown, how about … Continue reading Eurovision national finals best of the rest part 1: Estonia, Finland and Hungary