Category Archives: Ukraine

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Semi Final 1 Prediction

Tonight’s semifinal will be the most unsurprising ever. All of the songs are possible qualifiers, and I won’t be surprised by any country’s exit. Armenia and Sweden are according to…

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The tightest Eurovision race for 11 years – Who will win?

  With less than a week left until the Eurovision final, there is no clear Eurovision favourite in my opinion. I expect the race for the trophy to be the…

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Ukraine 2014: Tick Tock – Review

Song: Tick Tock Performer: Maria Yaremchuk The first song chosen for the 2014 ESC edition will not end victorious in Copenhagen. The song is a cheesy pop song of the…

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Western Europe took Eurovision back

With Denmark’s and Emmelie de Forest’s win in Malmö last Saturday, Western Europe finally took Eurovision back from the grip of the Soviet Union. Except for the somewhat extraordinary victory…

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3-4 possible winners

  39 competing countries have become only 26. The level of the final is better than for a long time – although the final has a far better second half…

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First semifinal: All favourites through to the final

  So far, so good. All the favourites for this year’s Eurovision trophy went through from Semi Final one. SVT made a magnificent show, and Petra Mede will definitely be…

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First semifinal: Who will proceed to the final?

  Tomorrow is the first of this year’s semifinals. Tonight is the jury semi final, where 50% of the result is decided, and tomorrow is the televised show where the…

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Bookmaker Analyzis: 1 week before the final

As we enter the Eurovision week, what does the bookmakers tell us? Usually the bookies are right about the winners – the bookmaker favourites won seven out of the ten…

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Ukraine 2013: Gravity – Review

  Song: Gravity Performer: Zlata Ognevich Welcome to a fairytale. The song gives flashbacks to Lion King, and is a well-produced Disney ballad. Zlata sings well, although her English is…