Eurovision Union’s Weekly Playlist (1/52)

Each week, Eurovision Union will be bringing you a specially curated playlist featuring songs recently released by Eurovision or National Final artists, and a few of our old favourites. This week, we’re featuring some newer releases from some of our favourite 2016 Eurovision artists, and some songs to get us in the mood for the…

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12 Days of Eurovision: Day 11

On the eleventh day of Eurovision… We’re inching closer to the end of our journey, but before it ends, we make a stop off at Vienna, where the 60th Eurovision Song Contest took place after Conchita Wurst’s win the previous year. This was the second time Austria had hosted the competition, with the previous time…

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Best of the Bunch: Sweden

Sweden has come out on top in recent years, with fairly consistent results in the top 10. Since 2006, which is where we begin our journey today, Sweden has only missed the final once, and achieved six top 5 results, including two 3rd places and 2 winning songs. With so many great songs, it’s hard…

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Måns Zelmerlöw’s Glorious Return!

The winner of Eurovision 2015, Måns Zelmerlöw has returned to release a new single off his upcoming album. The track, called Glorious features his signature modern pop sound which won him the Eurovision title. The single will feature as a part of his upcoming album titled Chameleon, which will be his 7th studio album. The…

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UK Decides: Joe and Jake to Eurovision!

Last night at the O2 Forum in London, BBC held You Decide, a national final to decide who would represent the big 5 nation at Eurovision, and ultimately try to bring success back to the UK. Mel Giedroyc was the host of the show, and the show kicked off with the winner of Eurovision 2015,…

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Will Måns Host Eurovision 2016?

The winner of Eurovision 2015 has been rumoured as one of the potential candidates for hosting the contest in Stockholm next year, and these rumours seem to be turning into reality. According to a popular Swedish news outlet, a deal between SVT and Måns has been made, and he will reportedly have a major role…

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Melodifestivalen tour cities announced

For the last 14 years, Sweden’s Melodifestivalen has been a cultural staple for the nation. It is so popular that its ratings outdo the ratings for Eurovision itself! It’s not only an entertainment program, but a music festival for the cities which are involved each year. The 2016 tour will kick off in Gothenburg, then…

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Eurovision 2015 Winner + what do we do now?

Well, folks, it’s over. The Eurovision Song Contest 2015 is over. I would warn you that this article will contain spoilers, but let’s be real, it’s been over a week, and if you still don’t know who wins, then you’ve really done well. The Grand Final took place just over a week ago (I know…

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2015 Reviews – Sweden – Mans Zelmerlow – Heroes

I have to admit something to you. I hated this song when I first heard it. Like, I didn’t even want to listen to the end of the song, I was just that disappointed upon first listen. Now, I also have to admit to you, but don’t tell Mans, he’s left a mess and he…

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Sweden: Måns Zelmerlöw Wins Melodifestivalen

Last night, Sweden’s Melodifestivalen final took place, where after 6 shows, one artist triumphed. In Friends Arena in Stockholm, 12 artists took to the stage to win the votes of the public and the juries. The line-up with their final rankings was as follows: Samir & Viktor – Groupie 8th JTR – Building It Up…

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