ARMENIA – oikotimesArmenia – Through a Facebook post Armenian broadcaster hinted Gevorg Harutyunyan as their internal selection for Tel Aviv. Will it be confirmed?
SWEDEN – Aftonbladet are out with their first rumoured Melodifestivalen artist of the year. Former FO&O member Oscar Enestad. His previous single ‘Heaven On My Skin’ is a tune and a half, released back in June.
MONTENEGRO – RTCG revealed some info about how they will decide the country’s participation in Tel Aviv: “the way in which the authors and singer will be selected, which will represent Montenegro at the Eurovision, will be in accordance with the program requirements and internal procedures of the RTCG.”
IRELAND – Brendan Murray, who represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, has been selected by Louis Tomlinson to go through to the live shows of The X Factor.
FRANCE – Madame Monsieur have now launched a GoFundMe campaign to support Mercy and her mother, Taiwo Yussif, with their new life in Italy. They shared their idea on the web: “Friends, in recent months, many of you have asked us how it was possibleto give little Mercy and her mom a hand in starting their new live. It took a long time because we wanted to do things well, but it is now possible! Whether big or small, every contribution will help build a future for them. It’s easy peasy and it’s here https://www.GoFundMe.com/Mercy. And do not hesitate to share!”
MALTA – Following tabled rumours, Gaia Cauchi, 2013 JESC winner who participated in the UK X factor qualified to the six hair challenge as a group with Sweet Sense, didn’t make it to the next round as Robbie Williams suspected there is no co ordination within the group.