Tonight, national broadcaster ERR's ETV has held Estonian national final that is called Eesti Laul for the Eurovision Song Contest which will take part in Oslo this year. Malcolm Lincoln won the competition where ten acts participated for the ticket of Oslo.
Tonight was the semi final of the German selection, Unser Star für Oslo, to find the performer to sing for Germany at the Eurovision Song Contest in May. 4 acts competed but only 2 will make it to the final on Friday 12 March 2010.
Tom Dice had been internally selected to represent Belgium at the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. This evening we got to know which song he will be singing in Oslo trying to take Belgium to the final they haven't qualified for since 2004. The song is called Me And My Guitar.
MaNga, the Turkish representative at Eurovision Song Contest 2010 inOslo, had released their latest album called Şehr-i Hüzün on 29th December. Nowadays, their album is living its highest points on several charts.
After a high quality final in Bucharest tonight, duo Paula and Ovi will be flying the flag with for Romania in Oslo. The show was beset by a few problems, most notably some of the telephone system crashing, but the result was never in doubt. Olsen Brothers, the Danish Eurovision winner from 2000 was a guest star.
The Moldovan national broadcaster TRM, has held the country's national final, O Melodie Pentru Europa, to choose its representative for the Eurovision Song Contest. At the end of the night Sun Stroke Project & Olia Tira took the ticket for Oslo.
The swedish selection Melodifestivalen continued with the second chance heat that took place in the town of Örebro, about 200 km west of Stockholm. 2 out of 8 songs were selected by swedish televote to take the remaining two places in the final in Globen next Saturday.
Just minutes ago Ukraine selected their eight entry for the Eurovision Song Contest. Vasyl Lazarovich had, internally, been chosen to represent his country this year and tonight the song was chosen in a show that featured four other participants we'll see in Oslo.
Niamh Kavanagh has already won the Eurovision Song Contest once, now 17 years after her first win she's going to try it again for Ireland. She talks to us about her song, her plans for Oslo and her memories of the 1993 contest in Milstreet.
Marty Whelan has commentated on the Eurovision Song Contest for RTÉ since Pat Kenny left the role after the 1999 contest. He spoke with EuroVisionary.com about his renewed enthusiam in Ireland's Eurovision effort and he and Terry Wogan sneaking Baileys into their commentator's boxes.
Niall Mooney and Jonas Gladnikoff won the Irish national final, Eurosong, for the second year in a row last night. We caught up with Niall at after the show to get his feelings on this year's entry and what they've learnt from last year.
Ireland hasn't reached the final of the Eurovision Song Contest the past two years. Tonight they decided that it will be up to Niamh Kavanagh to try to do the double after winning the contest for Ireland back in 1993. This time her song is called It's For You and is written by the team who also wrote last year's Irish entry.
Alexa will participate tonight in the Romanian national selection with the song Baby. She is hoping to get the ticket to Oslo to represent Romania at the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. Alexa speaks to EuroVisionary about her career and hopes for the future.
The quarter final of the German selection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2010, Unser Star für Oslo, was held tonight. The previous rounds were shown on the Pro Sieben channel. Tonight's show and the final on 12 March 2010 will be shown on Das Erste channel. The semi final will be broadcast on Pro Sieben on 9 March 2010.