Category: Eurovision 2014

Ireland

Let’s bring in Friday with Ireland’s entry! Not only has Ireland won more contests than any other country (7 times!) but they also won an unprecedented 3 consecutive victories (1992, 1993, and 1994). In all, Ireland has one of the best performance histories of any other country; at least before 2001. Since 2001 Ireland has …

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Greece

Greece is next on our list for the 2nd semi-final Greece has typically done fairly well in the Eurovision song contest. They normally get top 10 with their songs, winning once in 2005. This year they’re hoping Freaky fortune will help them relieve their experience from 2005. Freaky fortune is a greek duo who have …

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Georgia

Continuing with the 2nd semi-final we have Georgia! Debuting in 2007 Georgia hasn’t made much of a stir at Eurovision. The closest they’ve come was 9th place in 2010 and 2011. This year they’re hoping The Shin and Mariko will give them a shot at bringing the contest to Georgia. The Shin are a Georgian …

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Finland

Finland is next up in our second semi-final countdown Finland has been participating in the Eurovision song contest since 1961, but didn’t get it’s first victory until Lordi back in 2006. Since it’s debut Finland has been dead last 9 times including most recently in 2009. This time they’re hoping for another victory through rock …

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Youtube Ranking – 12 April 2014

Welcome to week 2 of our youtube ranking! Here are all the countries ranked in alphabetic order then count order according to youtube counts. Do you think this is how things will turn out? 12 April 2014 5 April 2014 Increase % Increase Albania 145,338 120,772 24,566 20.34% Armenia 1,886,826 1,661,930 224,896 13.53% Austria 1,401,841 …

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F.Y.R. Macedonia

Up next is the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia! F.Y.R. Macedonia has been participating in the song contest since back in 1996. Since then it has never even made top 10, getting only as close as 12th back in 2006. This year they’re hoping that Tijana Dapčević will break they’re records. She’s released 5 albums …

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Belarus

2nd on our list for the 2nd semi-final is Belarus. Belarus hasn’t had the best of luck in Eurovision. Since its debut in 2004 it has only been in the finals 3 times. This year they are hoping that TEO will give them the win they need, or do they? Teo is singing a song …

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Austria

As we did in the first semi-final, we’ll do the second semi-final in alphabetic order! 1st up is Austria! Austria has only ever won one time, back in 1966, but has been in last place 8 times in it’s history starting from 1957. With 46 appearances Austria is no stranger to the competition, but has …

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Ukraine

Last up in the first semi-final is Ukraine! Ukraine has usually sent strong representatives to the Eurovision song contest. Since it’s debut in 2003 it has won the contest in 2004, came second in both 2007 and 2008 and last year received 3rd place. This year they’re sending Marija Yaremchuk who is a relative newcomer …

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The Netherlands

Today I present to you The Netherlands. The Netherlands has been in the song contest since its beginning in 1956 and has missed only 4 contests during that time. During that time it has won 4 competitions, but the last one was in 1975. In recent years The Netherlands has done fairly poorly; reaching the …

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