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”

Söngvakeppnin 2015 (Icelandic selection for Eurovision)

Iceland has twelve excellent songs competing in Söngvakeppnin 2015 for the honor of going to Eurovision, and much like with the Estonians, there’s a good diversity of music.  My average score for the Icelandic songs was 3.92 (on a 5-point scale), and so it was a difficult task ranking them, especially as I am always debatingContinue reading “Söngvakeppnin 2015 (Icelandic selection for Eurovision)”

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 2011

I never did post my choices for the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest to my blog, only my Twitter account, and then only my top 5 (instead of my usual 10), so here they are: Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Switzerland “In Love for a While”, Anna Rossinelli 25 2 Serbia “Čaroban”, NinaContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 2011”

Eurovision Song Contest 2014 Final

Here it is, everyone–my top ten choices for best songs from Eurovision Song Contest 2014! Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Hungary “Running”, András Kállay-Saunders 5 2 Netherlands “Calm After the Storm”, The Common Linnets 2 3 Austria “Rise Like a Phoenix“, Conchita Wurst 1 4 Sweden “Undo”, Sanna Nielsen 3 5 SwitzerlandContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 2014 Final”

Eurovision Song Contest 2014 Semifinal 1

Here are my choices for best songs from the first semifinal of Eurovision Song Contest 2014: Rank Country Title, Artist 1 Hungary “Running”, András Kállay-Saunders 2 Portugal “Quero Ser Tua”, Suzy 3 Iceland “No Prejudice”, Pollapönk 4 Netherlands “Calm After the Storm”, The Common Linnets 5 Albania “One Night’s Anger”, Hersi