Official: List of Artists and Songs for next Jogovision Song Contest

The following is the official list of participating countries, performers, and songs for the next Jogovision Song Contest. Country Artist Song Language English Translation Argentina Nieve y Niebla Nací Para Boogie Spanish I Was Born To Boogie Australia Keylime Meringue Don’t You Know It’s You I Like? English — China (PRC) Jìng Lin 美丽的国家 (MěilìContinue reading “Official: List of Artists and Songs for next Jogovision Song Contest”

My choices for Eurovision 2015

It’s difficult to compare songs. If one song has a catchy tune but insipid words, while another has profound lyrics and a boring melody, which one is better? If a great song is sung poorly or a mediocre song has some amazing arrangements, which one is better? My mood can even affect the comparison: oneContinue reading “My choices for Eurovision 2015”

Eurovision Song Contest 1992

Here are my choices for best songs at the 1992 Eurovision Song Contest, which was held in Malmö, Sweden on May 9. Except for the winning entry from Ireland, I had not heard any of these songs until now. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Greece “Olou Tou Kosmou I Elpida”, CleopatraContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1992”

Eurovision Song Contest 1991

Here are my choices for best songs at the 1991 Eurovision Song Contest. Unlike many of the contests I’m now reviewing, I had actually seen this contest online a few years ago and was already familiar with several of the songs. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 France “C’est le dernier quiContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1991”

Eurovision Song Contest 1975

Here are my choices for best songs at the 1975 Eurovision Song Contest.  I’d heard the Dutch entry before but not the other songs. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Turkey “Seninle Bir Dakika”, Semiha Yankı 19 2 Germany “Ein Lied kann eine Brücke sein”, Joy Fleming 17 3 Italy “Era”, WessContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1975”

Eurovision Song Contest 1979

Here are my choices for best songs at the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest; this was the third contest I actually saw live on television when my family lived in England. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 France “Je suis l’enfant soleil”, Anne-Marie David 3 2 Spain “Su canción”, Betty Missiego 2 3Continue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1979”

Eurovision Song Contest 1967

My plan for watching every Eurovision Song Contest was to start at 1980 (because I had seen 1977-1979 while living in England), work my way forward to 2010 (because I began watching Eurovision again in 2011), go back and review 1977-1979, then work my way backwards to the first contest in 1956. However, yesterday IContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1967”

Eurovision Song Contest 1989

Here are my choices for the 1989 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the entry from Yugoslavia before watching the entire contest online. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Italy “Avrei voluto” , Anna Oxa & Fausto Leali 9 (tie) 2 United Kingdom “Why Do I Always Get It Wrong?”, Live ReportContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1989”

Eurovision Song Contest 1987

Here are my choices for the 1987 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the entry from Ireland before watching the entire contest online. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Finland “Sata salamaa”, Vicky Rosti & Boulevard 15 2 Iceland “Hægt og hljótt”, Halla Margrét 16 3 Denmark “En lille melodi”, Anne-Cathrine HerdorfContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1987”

Eurovision Song Contest 1986

Here are my choices for the 1986 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the entry from Belgium before watching the entire contest online. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Netherlands “Alles heeft ritme”, Frizzle Sizzle 13 2 Belgium “J’aime la vie”, Sandra Kim 1 3 Luxembourg “L’amour de ma vie”, Sherisse LaurenceContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1986”