Also an ape with a bowtie.
It’s the first full week of February, which means that Eurovision Selection Season is full speed ahead. Here’s what’s happening the week of February 5, 2017.
Saturday’s rehearsals gave us our first glimpse at the remaining automatic qualifiers, as eighteen countries solidified their plans for the second semifinal next Thursday.
If Francesca Michielin is going to create separation between Italy and the other countries featuring female soloists, she’s got her work cut out for her.
Francesca Michielin is not who Italy selected, but she’s who they’re sending!
Will televoters and juries have “Grand Amore” for Italy’s Il Volo at the Eurovision Song Contest final? Let’s hope so.
We close out our Eurovision 2015 coverage of the first semi-final with “Goodbye to Yesterday” by Elina Born & Stig Rästa. Will Estonia ride its status as favorite all the way to the top of the scoreboard?
Is Il Volo’s “Grande Amore” Italy’s big chance to win the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest?
Can Emma Marrone’s “La Mia Citta” bring Italy another top 10 finish in the Eurovision Grand Final?
Italy has changed up its approach to the Eurovision Song Contest this year, bypassing the Sanremo festival and selecting internally Emma Marrone and her song “La Mia Città” (“My City”).