Eurovision 2016: Weekend’s news

Eurovision 2016: Weekend’s news



This weekend was a busy one for 7 countries and their selection procedure. Ηungary, Ukraine, Iceland, Sweden. Lithuania and Finland on Saturday and Latvia on Sunday came closer to their final desicion for Eurovision 2016. Lets see what happened to each show.


One year after their withdrawal from  ESC, Ukraine is back again. This was the 1st of the 2 semi-final shows and we had totally 9 acts – 3 qualified for the Grand final. These 3 acts are:

  • Jamala1944

  • Brunettes Shoot Blondes  – Every Monday

  • The Hardkiss – Helpless



This was the 3rd and last show before the two semi-finals for Hungary’s <<A Dal 2016>>. In total, 6 songs are in the semi finals from yesterday’s show.

  • Petruska – Trouble In My Mind

  • Szilvia Agárdi – It Is Love

  • Parno Graszt – Már nem szédülök

  • B The First – You Told Me That You Loved Me

  • Nika – Emlékkép

  • Berkes Olivér & Tóth Andi – Seven Seas


Söngvakeppnin 2016 is on, and we have the first three acts for the Grand final.

  • Greta Salóme Stefánsdóttir – Raddirnar

  • Erna Hrönn Ólafsdóttir & Hjörtur Traustason – Hugur minn er

  • Karlotta Sigurðardóttir – Ostodvandi


Melodifestivalen 2016 kicked off from Goteborg, and we have the 1st two finalists of the final.

  • Ace Wilder – Don’t Worry

  • Robin Bengtsson – Constellation prize


The 5th show of Eurovizija 2016 is over. Who moves on?

  • Aistė PilvelytėYou bet

  • Ruslanas Kirilkinas – In my world

  • Ieva Zasimauskaitė – Life (not that beautiful)

  • 4 Roses – Butterfly

  • Saulenė Chlevickaitė – Strong

  • Milda Martinkėnaitė – If tomorrow never comes

  • Neringa Šiaudikytė – Never know love

  • E.G.O. – Long way from home


First semi final for ”UMK 16″ (Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu), and 3 ladies moved on.

  • Saara Aalto – No Fear

  • Stella Christine – Ain’t got time for boys

  • Eini – Draamaa


Supernova for Latvia and four acts are in the semi-final now.

  • Catalepsia – Damnation

  • Justs – Heartbeat

  • Ivo Grisnins – We are the light

  • Marta Grigale – Choices

See you all next week with news from Italy, Austria, Ukraine, Estonia, Hungary, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Lithuania, Iceland, Latvia and Switzerland.

Stefanos Charpantidis

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