Sweden Receives Thousands of Song Submissions for Eurovision 2018!

Not long ago, we reported that Norway had received a record number of song submissions for their Eurovision 2018 national final. Neighbours Sweden have also shown very keen interest in the 2018 Eurovision season, with no less than 2771 entries for the iconic national final Melodifestivalen. The submission period didn’t last too long, with the…

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Results of the Semi-Final Allocation Draw + 2016 Logo!

At the City Hall in Stockholm, this year’s Eurovision hosting city, an important event took place yesterday, that being, the semi-final allocation draw. Before looking at the results, let’s first look at what this actually is, and how it will affect the acts. The Semi-Final allocation draw is a process used to determine which semi-final…

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Kaliopi to Return for F.Y.R Macedonia in 2016!

Late last month, news from F.Y.R Macedonia was that the 2012 representative Kaliopi will be returning to the Eurovision stage in 2016. The Macedonian national broadcaster MKRTV has stated that the popular singer will be presenting her song for Stockholm in a televised special at the end of February next year. The song she will…

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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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