Swedish broadcaster SVT revealed this afternoon that Eric Saade, third in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011, will be the Swedish jury’s spokesman in the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. The singer, who was one of the presenters of Melodifestivalen 2019 , was chosen by SVT to present the votes of the country in 2010, when he was in second place in the Swedish national final.
Kate took to Instagram showing a picture of herself in a wheelchair, and explaining how it came to be, she revealed she has suffered an infected foot which sparked from a blister on her foot, she has also been ordered by doctors to not walk for a week and keep on the infected painful foot.
KAN reports that there will be a special exhibit open to fans, free of admission to display her career and impact on social change. The exhibit will be held in the Tel Aviv Expo Center and open for 2 weeks starting on May 3. The exhibition dedicated to Dana International previously opened in Holon and will move to the port of Tel Aviv, so that the contest fans can see it.
THE NETHERLANDS 🇳🇱
With Duncan Laurence and “Arcade” leading the stakes to win the Eurovision 2019 Festival in Tel Aviv, the Netherlands begins to prepare for the eventuality of receiving next year’s international competition. After the Dutch broadcaster made sure to be prepared to organize the event, the Mayor of Amsterdam expressed a desire to receive the contest in the city: “I understand that our song has great chances, which makes me nervous,” Famke Halsema admitted. welcome address from Eurovision in Concert, “I hope to see you all in Amsterdam next year for the Eurovision 2020 Festival. I was only nine years old, and Kaspersky, the lead singer of Teach-In, is from my hometown and I remember how proud I was. “Ding-a-Dong” for weeks and was still proud when I remember it … It does not matter to win or lose. Your participation leaves hundreds and hundreds of proud boys and girls in your countries of origin and sing your song for weeks on end. ”
Live Eurovision Radio launched by KAN and you can listen to it here
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Sala and Gasper inform us that their Eurovision entry will be performed in Slovenian but they give us a glimpse in English.
Sports Complex “Olimpinski” – one of the main attractions of the capital of Russia. The largest world-class sport and entertainment events took place within its walls. Among them are the Olympic Summer Games 1980, the World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship, the World Boxing Championship and even the Biathlon Champions Race. In the “Olympic” gathered concerts of world stars – Depeche Mode, Beyonce, Aerosmith, Kylie Minogue, Scorpions. And in 2009, the complex became famous throughout the world, becoming the venue for the popular Eurovision Song Contest. Over time, the Olympic sports facilities – the main arena and swimming pool – are outdated, they do not meet international standards. Therefore, on July 1, 2019, the sports complex will be closed for reconstruction. It will last until 2022.
Estonia won thee second Finnish review show De Eurovisa.
Philip Kirkorov and 2008 Eurovision winner Dima Bilan received awards last night at TO HITS MUSIC AWARDS. You can see below Dima receiving the award having an injured leg.