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…

Live-On-Tape Performance to be Filmed on Monday

Norway’s artist for Eurovision 2021 is due to perform their live-on-tape performance on Monday. Speaking on the latest episode of The Euro Trip podcast, KEiiNO confirmed that if they took victory at Melodi Grand Prix on Saturday, they’d have to plan for filming just two days later. When asked by presenter Rob Lilley how they…

Keiino told NRK they wanted Melodi Grand Prix return in February 2020

Keiino have revealed they spoke to Norway’s Head of Delegation about the prospect of returning to the Eurovision Song Contest as early as last February, less than a year after they’d represented the nation in Tel Aviv. Speaking on the latest episode of The Euro Trip podcast, Tom Hugo from the band revealed more about…