Tag: Austria

May 17

Austria

Up next is our hosts: Austria! After winning last year and winning in 1966, Austria has a varied record at Eurovision. Although they have won twice, they have gotten last place a grand total of eight times. In fact, between 2004 and 2014 Austria only qualified for the final twice and in those two years …

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Apr 25

The Netherlands

Our first entry is The Netherlands! After having no wins since 1975, The Netherlands gave a good strong effort last year with the group The Common Linnets which ended up being one of the crowd favourites in the run up to the actual competition. Whatever the Netherlands did last year turned out to work greatly in …

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May 11

People voted with their hearts, Juries with politics; Austria wins either way

Congratulations to Conchita Wurst for being the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest Winner! She deserved the title and both the juries and the televoting agreed on that account! Here are the final results of yesterdays show: Country Points 1 Austria 290 2 The Netherlands 238 3 Sweden 218 4 Armenia 174 5 Hungary 143 6 Ukraine …

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May 10

Final

I’ve updated my script to go through and grab more than 1 video on each contestant! So here are the final counts based on the top 3 videos for each country in the final.   Country Youtube Counts 1 Austria 5,887,693 2 Armenia 4,653,430 3 Poland 2,503,256 4 Russia 1,979,539 5 Azerbaijan 1,976,124 6 Ukraine …

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Apr 27

Youtube Ranking – 26 April 2014

Another week another Youtube ranking! Let’s see how much has changed in just one short week!   26 April 2014 19 April 2014 Increase % Increase Armenia 2,230,642 2,042,090 188,552 9.23% Austria 1,830,694 1,597,551 233,143 14.59% Montenegro 843,885 790,460 53,425 6.76% Spain 700,528 606,464 94,064 15.51% Italy 658,495 589,305 69,190 11.74% United Kingdom 611,516 561,557 …

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Apr 19

Youtube Ranking – 19 April 2014

Another week, another ranking! Let’s see how all the countries are doing this week. Here they are in order of youtube views! 19 April 2014 12 April 2014 Increase % Increase Armenia 2,042,090 1,886,826 155,264 8.23% Austria 1,597,551 1,401,841 195,710 13.96% Montenegro 790,460 742,202 48,258 6.50% Spain ↑(+1) 606,464 529,823 76,641 14.47% Italy ↓(-1) 589,305 535,928 53,377 …

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Apr 14

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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Apr 11

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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Apr 06

The drama of queens – Armenia and Austria make up

After countless newspapers started talking about Aram MP3s homophobic remarks Armenia has been in a publicity nightmare. It even got to the point where during the Eurovision in Concert show last night Aram MP3 was booed when he came on stage. In this video shot by wiwiblogs you can hear countless people booing Aram MP3’s …

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Mar 27

The drama of queens – Austria counters Armenia

With what might be the start of a made for TV drama, Conchita Wurst, the representative from Austria, has countered Aram MP3’s homophic and transphobic remarks. Heute (a newspaper company out in Vienna) just came out with an article on the Austrian entries remark. “Oje, das heißt er wird mich nicht heiraten? Um ehrlich zu …

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