Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #4

In the top 5, but just outside the “medal” positions, is one of my favourite countries in Eurovision – Israel. Israel often brings great dance songs to Eurovision, and usually … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #4

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Romania, Serbia and Israel previews

The third and final of my previews for this very busy national selection weekend sees us swing back to the south east of Europe with national selections of Romania and … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Romania, Serbia and Israel previews

Kobi Marimi

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #37 ISRAEL – Kobi Marimi – “Home”

This year’s hosts are up next – having won last year for the fourth time (and maintaining a twenty year cycle of victories in 1978, 1998 and then 2018). Netta … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #37 ISRAEL – Kobi Marimi – “Home”

The Toy Tour: Netta performs at Heaven in London

Netta completed a six-city European mini tour in London on 21 November, and of course, I and some of my Eurovision-loving friends couldn’t miss out on this opportunity to see … Continue reading The Toy Tour: Netta performs at Heaven in London

Netta

Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #2 ISRAEL – Netta – “Toy”

Israel last won in 1998; they also won in 1978, and there is a good chance that Netta could maintain that twenty year cycle of victories. This stormed to the … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #2 ISRAEL – Netta – “Toy”

My top 5 songs from…Israel

One of my absolute favourite Eurovision nations, Israel has provided so many great songs over the years, I had to make this a top 10 rather than a top 5. … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Israel

Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #7 ISRAEL – IMRI – “I Feel Alive”

Celebrating their 40th appearance in the contest, three-time winners Israel are sending the biggest party banger song of Eurovision 2017. The unbelievably hot Imri Ziv represents them this year, having … Continue reading Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #7 ISRAEL – IMRI – “I Feel Alive”

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

Bonfire Night: a Eurovision top 5

I’ll be jetting off for warmer climes for a week, but I’m not forgetting my blog in the meantime and with the UK’s Bonfire Night (or Guy Fawkes’ Night) taking … Continue reading Bonfire Night: a Eurovision top 5

Hovi Star Israel Eurovision 2016

Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #28 ISRAEL – Hovi Star – “Made of Stars”

At number 28 in the countdown is Israel. Three-times winners, they have struggled a little in the last 10 years, only making the final in four of those years. Last year … Continue reading Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #28 ISRAEL – Hovi Star – “Made of Stars”