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 1969

Here are my choices for best songs at the 1969 Eurovision Song Contest, which I watched with @Dixenborg and @Eurovisually; I’d heard the four winners before but not the other songs. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 France “Un jour, un enfant”, Frida Boccara 1 (tie) 2 Switzerland “Bonjour, bonjour”, Paola DelContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1969”

Eurovision Song Contest 1988

Here are my choices for the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the entry from Switzerland before watching the entire contest online. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Belgium “Laissez briller le soleil”, Reynaert 18 (tie) 2 Ireland “Take Him Home”, Jump The Gun 8 3 Switzerland “Ne partez pas sansContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1988”

Eurovision Song Contest 1983

Here are my choices for the 1983 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the entry from Luxembourg before watching the entire contest online, and brief excerpts from the Spanish and Turkish entries. My Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Luxembourg “Si La Vie Est Cadeau”, Corinne Hermès 1 2 Israel “Hi”, Ofra HazaContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1983”

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 1982

Here are my choices for the 1982 Eurovision Song Contest; I’d only heard the German entry before watching the entire contest online. Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Germany “Ein bißchen Frieden”, Nicole 1 2 Switzerland “Amour on t’aime”, Arlette Zola 3 3 Cyprus “Mono I Agapi”, Anna Vissi 5 4 Israel “Hora”,Continue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1982”

Eurovision Song Contest 1981

I’m determined to watch every Eurovision Song Contest! So here are my choices for best songs from the 1981 contest. I’d only heard Germany and United Kingdom’s entries before. Rank Country Title, Artist Eurovision Final Ranking 1 Portugal “Playback”, Carlos Paião 18 2 Switzerland “Io senza te”, Peter, Sue and Marc 4 3 Germany “JohnnyContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 1981”

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 2

Here are my choices for best songs from the second semifinal of Eurovision Song Contest 2014: Rank Country Title, Artist 1 Georgia “Three Minutes to Earth“, The Shin and Mariko 2 Switzerland “Hunter of Stars“, Sebalter 3 Austria “Rise Like a Phoenix“, Conchita Wurst 4 Poland “My Słowianie – We Are Slavic“, Donatan & CleoContinue reading “Eurovision Song Contest 2014 Semifinal 2”

Eurovision 2013 – Semifinal #2

The second semifinal of Eurovision 2013 was better than the first–there weren’t any songs that made me cringe! It also looked like they toned down some of the camera tricks. Alas, my top two favorite songs (Israel and San Marino) did not make it to the final, for which I’m very disappointed. The singer fromContinue reading “Eurovision 2013 – Semifinal #2”