Posts by Ashleigh

Eurovision 2005: Switzerland’s Vanilla Ninja in focus

Estonian girl band Vanilla Ninja represented Switzerland at the 50th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2005. After several years of poor points for the Swiss, Vanilla Ninja and their song Cool Vibes proved to be a good move for Switzerland as they finished in a respectable 8th place. Read more

Eurovision 2006: Ukraine’s Tina Karol in focus

With the song ‘Show Me Your Love’ Tina Karol finished in 7th place at the 2006 Eurovision Song Contest. The up-tempo song was performed right after Lordi’s ‘Hard Rock Hallelujah’ giving Tina a tough act to follow. Since Eurovision Tina has become on of Ukraine’s biggest stars. Read more

Eurovision 2003: Russia’s t.A.T.u in focus

Already notably famous across Europe, t.A.T.u represented Russia at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest. They caused – and created controversy, and finished third in a very tight voting, where only United Kingdom and Ireland didn’t award them any points. Read more

Go_A wins Vidbir final and will fly to Rotterdam

Go_A has won this year’s Vidbir final and will represent Ukraine at the 65th Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam. They won a combination of the jury and public televote to be crowned the winner of the selection show. Do they have what it takes to give Ukraine it’s third win at the contest? Read more

Vidbir 2020 to showcase new talents

Ukrainian broadcaster UA:PBC have chosen to do things a little differently this year and showcase new talent in the 2020 edition as well as a shake up to the judging line up. Will this make for a more entertaining and less controversial contest? Read more

How the class of 2019 have spent their summer – Part 2

Eating McDonalds next to the Eiffel Tower, Buying vintage records in L.A. and taking in the sights of Moscow are just some of the things that the class of 2019 have been up to this summer. Yesterday we showed you how some of your favourite contestants from this year’s contest have spent their summer. Let’s… Read more