Festival da Canção Will Select Portuguese Act in 2021

More news has come out of Portugal this week, as broadcaster RTP confirms the return of Festival da Canção to select the Eurovision 2021 entry. The rules for the 2021 edition have been released, with the competition to feature more artists than in previous years. A total of 20 acts will be competing at next…

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Eurovision 2020 Reviews – Portugal

Portugal finally managed to win the Eurovision Song Contest back in 2017 with Salvador Sobral, after a string of fairly average results. This unfortunately has proven to be a ‘one hit wonder’ situation, with their host nation entry finishing in last place, and the following entry failing to qualify to the final. This year, Elisa…

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Elisa Wins Festival da Canção and will represent Portugal at Eurovision

The Portuguese national selection has now concluded, with the next Portuguese Eurovision act decided. A total of 8 entries performed, after qualifying from the previous two semi-finals. Here is the Line-up: Filipe Sambado – Gerbera Amarela do Sul Jimmy P – Abensonhado Tomás Luzia – Mais real que o amor Elisa Rodrigues – Não voltes…

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Festival da Canção Begins: Here are the First Four Qualifiers!

The Portuguese Eurovision selection, Festival da Canção, has now kicked off, with the first four qualifiers selected from a field of 8. The show was broadcast live from the nation’s capital, Lisbon and hosted by Jorge Gabriel and Tânia Ribas de Oliveira. Here is the line-up: MEERA – Copo de Gin Filipe Sambado – Gerbera Amarela do…

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Eurovision Union’s Weekly Playlist (50/52)

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’re taking inspiration from the upcoming 2018 national finals, and from our favourites of 2017 with our Eurovision Union Awards! Listen to the playlist here:…

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