Switzerland wins Eurovision 2024
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Switzerland wins Eurovision 2024

Switzerland is the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2024. Nemo won with the song “The Code.” The song convincingly won the jury votes: a total of 21 countries awarded “douze points” to “The Code.” Even the Netherlands gave the most jury points to the Swiss song. However, Switzerland did not win the televoting. Croatia…

EP with new versions of ‘Europapa’ released
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EP with new versions of ‘Europapa’ released

Today, Joost’s EP titled “Europapa Greatest Hits” has been released. On the EP, you’ll find the Dutch Eurovision entry in various remixes. The original version has already been listened to more than 30 million times on Spotify. It’s going to be a busy few weeks for Joost. Next Saturday, he’ll be performing at Eurovision in…

Switzerland new number 1 with bookmakers
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Switzerland new number 1 with bookmakers

The Swiss entry, “The Code” by Nemo, has risen two places with the bookmakers. The song was performed live on Swiss TV Saturday night, and Nemo also appeared at the Madrid Party. Switzerland is now averaging third place in the betting offices, just behind Italy and with a bit more distance from Croatia, which still…

Netherlands closes semi 2, Malta opens
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Netherlands closes semi 2, Malta opens

Joost Klein is set to appear as the 16th and final act in the second semifinal, as announced by the EBU just now. Belgium will perform as the 12th entry, and Malta will open the second semifinal. New this year is that the finalists will also perform during the live broadcasts. Previously, they only performed…

Cyprus opens semi-final 1, Luxembourg closes it

Cyprus opens semi-final 1, Luxembourg closes it

The EBU has announced the starting order of the semi-finals. The first semi-final on Tuesday, May 7th will be opened by Cyprus and closed by Luxembourg. New this year is that the finalists will also perform during the live broadcasts. Previously, they only did so during the dress rehearsals. The three countries are placed among…

Petra Mede and Malin Akerman to Co-Host Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö

Petra Mede and Malin Akerman to Co-Host Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö

Presenter Petra Mede and actress Malin Akerman will host the Eurovision Song Contest in May in the Swedish city of Malmö. The event’s organizers announced the hosting duo on Monday. The 53-year-old Mede, one of Sweden’s most well-known presenters, previously hosted the Song Contest in 2013 and 2016. Akerman, 45, born in Stockholm and raised…

Hera Björk in Icelandic selection

Hera Björk in Icelandic selection

Earlier this week, the Icelandic broadcaster RÚV made headlines when they announced that their participation in Eurovision 2024 is uncertain due to the conflict between Israel and Hamas. Nevertheless, RÚV also confirmed that Söngvakeppnin 2024 will proceed as planned. Once the winner is determined, the broadcaster, together with the winning artist, will decide whether the…