In the lead up to this year’s Junior Eurovision, we are looking back on the previous editions of the contest to rediscover the songs we love! Our Top 5 will likely be different to yours, but that’s part of the joy! We encourage you to join the discussion by sharing your Top 5 too! Today…Read More
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Eurovision Union’s Junior Eurovision Awards!
Now that the contest is over, we know the sole winner of Junior Eurovision 2016, however here at Eurovision Union, we want to share the love around. We’ve created six categories in which we’re awarding to the countries who have just participated in Junior Eurovision. Keep reading to find out who we’ve chosen, and make…Read More
Junior Eurovision Complete! We Have A Winner!
Another year, another Junior Eurovision. The show took place yesterday, (or this morning, for Australian fans brave enough to stay up and watch!) and after a couple of hours of great entertainment, we came to a conclusion and the winner was decided. 17 acts took place this year, and here was the running order of…Read More
Junior Eurovision Preview and How Aussies Can Watch!
Over the last few months, the preparations for Junior Eurovision really amped up, and now we’ve arrived at our destination. It’s Valletta, the capital of Malta, and this year, it’s hosting 17 nations all fighting it out to be the next Junior Eurovision star! If you’re Australian, and wondering how to watch the contest, or…Read More
The Junior Eurovision 2016 album is released!
We’ve listened to the songs, and now, we have the chance to forever keep them on all our technological devices! The official album of this year’s Junior Eurovision has now been released, including all 17 participating songs as well as two bonus tracks. Here is the full track listing: 1. Embrace Destiny Chukunyere 3:31 2.…Read More
JESC First Impressions: The Highs and Lows of First Rehearsals
With Junior Eurovision only days away, every country has now taken to the stage for their first rehearsals. In these rehearsals, it’s really only a first impression. We hear the vocals live, we see the staging and we sometimes see the final costumes. Although this certainly isn’t the final product (to read our feature of…Read More
2016 JESC Reviews – Israel – Shir and Tim – Follow My Heart
Israel are back for their second Junior Eurovision, with their debut back in 2012, represented by Kids.il and the song Let The Music Win. This year, Israel will be represented by the duo of Shir and Tim with the song Follow My Heart. Could it be second time lucky for Israel in Junior Eurovision? The…Read More
2016 JESC Reviews – Ukraine – Sofia Rol – Planet Craves for Love
Ukraine in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest has had its hits and misses, but in recent times, more often than not, Ukraine is sending songs that the audiences seem to enjoy. This year, it’s up to Sofia Rol to represent Ukraine with the song Planet Craves for Love, which uses both English and Ukrainian –…Read More
2016 JESC Reviews – Poland – Olivia Wieczorek – Nie Zapomnij
Poland are probably one of, if not, the least successful nations at Junior Eurovision, with two former participations, and out of those two, both were last places, both with a total of only 3 points. It’s not a promising statistic, however this year, after a huge absence, Poland is back with Olivia Wieczorek, who was…Read More
2016 JESC Reviews – Malta – Christina Magrin – Parachute
After Gaia Cauchi won Junior Eurovision back in 2013, Malta has become a powerhouse in Junior Eurovision, with two wins, and a 4th place in between. This year, in her home country, Christina Magrin has the home town pressure to continue this good run of results, but does the song Parachute have what it takes…Read More