#50: The Mountaintop

Spain, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, Israel

Spain, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, and Israel automatically qualify for the Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final, to be held in Tel Aviv on Saturday, May 18. (Photos: Eurovision.tv) Spain, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, and Israel automatically qualify for the Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final, to be held in Tel Aviv on Saturday, May 18. (Photos: Eurovision.tv)

Dave Steeves joins us to discuss the Eurovision auto-qualifiers as we ask the eternal question “Could Spain, France, Germany, Italy, the UK, and the host country advance if they had to compete?”

Episode Summary

  • Language musing (1:56)
  • EBU Eurovision Podcast (4:08)
  • Hatari Merch (5:55)
  • Spain – Miki – “La Venda” (8:43)
  • France – Bilal Hassani – “Roi” (12:54)
  • United Kingdom – Michael Rice – “Bigger Than Us” (18:11)
  • Italy – Mahmood – “Soldi” (25:45)
  • Germany – S!sters – “Sister” (32:14)
  • Israel – Kobi Marimi – “Home” (39:07)

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