First Listen

First Listen: Albania’s Eugent Bushpepa takes “Mall” to Lisbon

“Mall” by Eugent Bushpepa has started the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest selection season on a good note, with an entry that could bring Albania some success in Portugal.

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Russia’s “Flame is Burning” for Julia Samoylova

Now can we try not to start World War III with it?

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Bulgaria’s “Beautiful Mess” a Beautiful Surprise

Kristian Kostov’s entry for Bulgaria at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest is anything but a “Mess”

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Artsvik asks Armenia to “Fly With Me”

Armenia had the earliest Eurovision selection series, but saved its entry “Fly with Me” by Depi Evratesil’s winner Artsvik for last.

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Does Iceland’s Eurovision Entry Look Good on “Paper”?

Does Svala’s “Paper” have what it takes for Iceland to make the cut to this year’s Eurovision final?

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Azerbaijan’s “Skeletons” Are Here to Party

Or perhaps to take your lungs, but either way you’ll enjoy yourself.

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Valentina Monetta Brings “Spirit” to San Marino

Two Eurovision legends are at it again. Oh, and Jimmie Wilson.

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Ireland’s “Dying to Try” for the Grand Final

At least it’s not a turkey? Not the feathered kind, in any case.

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Will Belgium’s “City Lights” Shine Brightly?

Or is that just the youthful glow of teenagers onstage?

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Will Fusedmarc Make It “Rain” in Ukraine for Lithuania?

Fusedmarc’s “Rain of Revolution” is definitely different as far as this year’s Eurovision entries go.

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