Icelandic Eurovision hopeful Kristín Sesselja will almost certainly sing her entry in English if she reaches the Söngvakeppnin final.
Ulrikke included Norwegian lyrics to ‘surprise’ listeners
Melodi Grand Prix participant Ulrikke added Norwegian lyrics to her competing song because she wanted to “surprise” listeners.
Sunstroke Project tease collaboration with Jowst
Moldovan Eurovision hopefuls Sunstroke Project have teased a collaboration with Norwegian producer and former Eurovision artist Jowst.
Freaky For The Weekend originally written for female singer
Jowst & Byron Williams Jr’s Melodi Grand Prix Song was originally written to be performed by a female singer.
Ulrikke “going back to Melodi Grand Prix” according to OGAE Norway
Speaking on the most recent episode of The Euro Trip podcast, OGAE Norway President Morten Thomassen revealed more details about who might compete in Norway’s Eurovision selection show next year. When asked by host James Rowe about rumours two previous Melodi Grand Prix winners could be set to return, he shared an interesting conversation he’d…
Jon Ola Sand wanted “stronger” acts representing UK
Former Eurovision Song Contest Executive Supervisor Jon Ola Sand reveals frustration towards poor quality songs from the UK.
No serious discussions for Kazakhstan Eurovision debut
Former Eurovision Song Contest Executive Supervisor Jon Ola Sand quashes previous Kazakhstan rumours.
Stig Karlsen “open” to sending Norwegian language song to Eurovision
On the latest episode of The Euro Trip, Norwegian Head of Delegation Stig Karlsen has revealed that he would be happy to send a song in the Norwegian language to the Eurovision Song Contest. Karlsen has worked as Head of Delegation for Norwegian broadcaster NRK since 2016 and has overseen only English language songs representing…
Playing With Fire could have competed in Melodi Grand Prix in 2010
On the latest episode of The Euro Trip, Romanian-Norwegian singer Ovi confirmed that the song Playing With Fire could have competed in Melodi Grand Prix to represent Norway in the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. Ovi instead represented Romania with the song alongside his compatriot Paula Seling after winning the country’s national selection show Selecția Națională….
JOWST tried to enter Eurovision 2021, planning return in 2022
Speaking on the latest episode The Euro Trip, JOWST has revealed that he tried to enter a song into the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. JOWST, alongside Aleksander Walmann, represented Norway at Eurovision in 2017 after winning Melodi Grand Prix with the song Grab The Moment. Speaking to presenter James Rowe, JOWST said: “I actually tried…