Category: Daily

May 05

Denmark

Tomorrow is the first semi-final!!! In honour we’ll be looking at Denmark, the host country, today! Denmark has been in the song competition since 1957 with an occasional non-attendance. They’ve had mixed results from the competition, winning 3 times and coming in last place once.  They tend to go back and forth between doing really …

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May 04

United Kingdom

With it being the last Sunday before the competition, let’s go to the United Kingdom for the last of the Big 5! By missing the application deadline for the first competition the UK missed the first Eurovision song contest. Not only that but they also only missed 1 other competition making them one of 3 …

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May 02

Spain

Let’s spend this Friday in Spain! Spain has been in the competition since 1961 and since then has won 2 competitions and came in last for 4 of them. Since their debut they have not missed one competition. Even with being one of the big 5 and automatically qualifying for the finals, Spain hasn’t done …

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May 01

Italy

With Eurovision fast approaching it’s time to focus our attention to Italy! Italy was in the competition from the very start and since then has won twice and came in last only once. For a while Italy even got sick of competing as they went on hiatius from 1998 – 2010. Since their return in …

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Apr 30

Germany

We next move onto Germany! Germany was the last member of the big 5 to actually win the competition which is odd as they’ve only ever won 2 competitions. Not only that, but they’ve been in 57 of the 58 contests being the country who has been present most often. The only competition they missed …

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Apr 29

France

With the semi-finals done, let’s move onto the big 5! The first of the big 5 is France!  France likely has one of the best records in Eurovision history. From the beginning in 1956 until now they have only missed two shows and have won 5 competitions. The reason they have one of the best …

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Apr 28

Switzerland

Our last country for the second semi-finals is Switzerland! Switzerland has been in the song contest since the very beginning in 1956 and won the competition in 1956 and 1988. But as happens with going to so many competitions, Switzerland has placed last in 7 of those competitions. Recently Switzerland has been doing horribly. Since …

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Apr 27

Slovenia

With it being Sunday we should next do Sloenia! With it’s debut in 1993, Slovenia hasn’t had much luck. Only twice getting 7th place and in the last 10 years they’ve only made the finals twice. Last year they even got last place in their semi-final round. With such a downward trend is there any …

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Apr 25

Romania

Let’s start our friday with Romania! Since it’s debut at last place in 1993 Romania has progressively been getting better getting 3rd in 2005 and in 2010. In order to try and win the competition they are bringing back Paula and Seling from 2010 to try their luck a second time to see if they …

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Apr 24

Poland

Next up is Poland! Since it’s debut at 2nd place back in 1994 Poland has been getting worse and worse to the point that the last time it competed in 2011 it got last place. Poland decided to take a 2 year break after those citing ‘football’ as the main reason. This year they’re trying …

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