Eurovision Union’s Weekly Playlist (51/52)

Each week, Eurovision Union is dedicated to bring you a specially curated playlist with a whole bunch of our favourite Eurovision and National final stars, new and old! This week we’ve got a mix of new and old, with some of the great new releases from some of Europe’s best stars!

Listen to the playlist here:

Let’s begin with what has inspired us for this week’s playlist, and that’s the news from this week. We’ll start off with the release of the Estonian entries, some of which have been released on Spotify. This week we’ve included former Eurovision participant and returning act Stig Rästa with his competing entry titled Home. Also competing is Nika with the song Knock Knock, Mijardid with the song Pseudoprobleem and Etnoplasty is the song Külm. From former Estonian participants we’ve got Liis Lemsalu with the song Süda taob in collaboration with Ott Lepland, which is off her new album +1. Getting into the Christmas spirit is Daniel Levi, another former Estonian national finalist, and we’ve featured the song Jõuluöö.

Moving through to the other news of this week, which includes the Albanian national final which took place over the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of December, resulting in Eugent Bushpepa winning the contest. As his song is not yet available on Spotify, we’ve featured a previous Albanian national final favourite in Era E Tokës which was performed by Marjeta Billo. We’ve also got former representative Elhaida Dani with one of her new songs titled Amazing. From Hungary we’ve got Leander Kills with their song Egy Hónapja Nem Láttalak, as well as Peet Project who are back this year in A Dal with the song Runaround.

From Sweden, we’ve got competing Melodifestivalen artist LIAMOO with his previous release titled Burn, as well as ISA with the acoustic version of her song I.S.A. From Loreen we’ve got Heart on Hold, which is from her latest album Ride which is nominated for Album of the Year in our Eurovision Union Awards. Another album we’ve been enjoying is that of Darin, and this week we’ve got the song Paraply.

Also nominated is Francesco Gabbani in our Best Follow Up Single, as well as Best Music Video, Album of the Year and Best Male Act. This week we’ve featured his song A Moment of Silence. Also from Italy is former Sanremo participant Michele Bravi with his song titled Milano.

This week we also featured a Top 5 Alternative Acts we’d love to see at Eurovision, and featured was Finnish act STIG, and this week we’ve featured his recent release Polje Vaan. Also as part of the Top 5 was X Factor Italy runners up Maneskin with their single Chosen.

The last few songs on this week’s playlist include Cuaretena by former Junior Eurovision participant and Spanish national finalist Maria Isabel, as well as a new track from Naviband titled A Dzie Žyvieš ty?

Tell us which songs you enjoyed from our playlist, and which songs you would love to see in next week’s playlist! Make sure to follow us on Spotify to keep up with our weekly playlists, and of course Twitter and Facebook to chat with us and other Eurovision fans!