In the most dramatically charged Eurosong ever seen in Ireland the five finalists performed in front of The Late Late Show Studio audience and the viewers all over the country. When the combined regional jury voting and public vote was revealed Can-Linn featuring Kacey Smith was the outright winner.
Diana Gromova took part in the Belarus Junior Eurovision selections from 2007 to 2009. She has just released her brand new song called Adkazhy (Answer Me). It is her first release performed in the Belarussian language. The song is about love with a happy ending.
And so we come to the end of another lengthy Azeri selection process with a brand new semi final. Böyük Səhnə which has replaced Milli Seçim Turu, is holding its final show this weekend. Three participants will be battling it out to go on to make their dreams come true in Copehnagen this year.
Tonight the first round of this year's German selection, the so called wild card round took place in Hamburg. Ten acts competed for the eighth spot in the German final. The TV spectators decided that Elaiza will complete the line up for the German national final Unser Song für Dänemark which will be held on March 13th.
SVT has today decided to make an immediate rule change that could mean a possible disqualification of an entry if the songs authors, competitors or representatives courages and/or uses voting through an automated flow such as computers or callcenters. The decision comes after a local radio channel revealed a case where 2.500 calls were made by a computer.
On Friday evening at the RTÉ Studios in Dublin the 48th Irish entry to be performed on the Eurovision stage will be decided by a mix of public vote and regional juries. Last year Ryan Dolan topped the national vote and went to Malmö, qualifying for the final but finishing in last place. Who will be next to fly the Irish flag?
Musiqq represented Latvia at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest with Angel In Disguise. The duo have just released a new single called Saule Šodien Auksta. A lyrics video of the song has been released and also a remix of the song is available.
It wasn't a united counsil that Tuesday evening met to discuss the budget increase for the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, but in the end a majority was found. At the same time host broadcaster, DR, has now started the work with turning the raw factory building into a fantastic arena.
Twelve acts will be competing for the Romanian ticket to Copenhagen. Since 1993 the Romanian broadcaster TVR has been holding the Selecţia Naţională, which is the national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. The winner of the national final will be decided through a mixture of public and jury vote.
Achinoam Nini or Noa to go by her stage name, is one of the more prolific Israeli artists who has been involved in many projects. Her latest project involves a rather special appeal to fans of her music with the concept album Love Medicine.
Poland hasn't been represented on a Eurovision stage for two years, the last time ending in major disappointment for Magdalena Tul with her entry Jestem. Broadcaster TVP suprised and delighted many with the announcement of their return this year, and what a return!
The biggest sport event this summer will be the World Championship in football held in Brazil. The official song is written by Danish Thomas Troelsen. He was one of the songwriters behind the German Eurovision entry from 2008 by No Angels. This time Jennifer Lopez, Claudia Leitte and Pittbull sings his song.
The longest selection of the season is coming to an end. Last evening took place a new Eurovizijos show and we found out that Attention is the song that will represent Lithuania at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest though we still do not know who of the three finalist acts will sing it in Copenhagen.
On February 27th there will be a special club concert at club Edelfettwerk in Hamburg to select the 8th participant at the German final Unser Song für Dänemark. All ten competitors are newcomers. Eurovisionary had a closer look at them and likes to present them to you now.
This evening the third show in the Azeri selection Böyük Səhnə was broadcast by İçtimai. Six participants battled for qualification to the final next weekend. The final three performers are: Dilara Kazımova, Erkin Osmanli and Khana Hasanova.
Tonight the first Eurosong 2014 semi final took place in Vilvoorde with two of the four songs making it to the March 16th Final to be staged at the Sportpaleis Antwerp. After the combined jury and public vote Eva Jacobs and Udo were the top two of the night.
To the loud applause of the audience, Arisa was crowned the winner of the Sanremo Festival on what was her fourth foray into the event. Her song, Controvento, was lying in second place after the first round of voting on Thursday but climbed up to the top spot to claim victory of the final evening in the Teatro Ariston.
This evening in Barcelona the national final to decide who will represent Spain at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, took place. From Spain it was decided that it will be Ruth Lorenzo who will be flying the flag in Copenhagen with the song Dancing In The Rain.
Aarzemnieki got the Latvian Eurovision ticket to Copenhagen after winning tonight's Dziesma 2014. Two semi-finals had found the 12 competing acts and at the end, "Cake To Bake" was the song selected to represent the country in May.
Kállay-Saunders András has won the race to represent Hungary at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen with his song Running. The final of the A Dal competition took place tonight in Budapest and a combination of expert jury and televoting decided who would fly the flag for Hungary in Denmark in May.
This evening Tijana Dapčević premiered her song "Tamu Kaj Sto Pripagam" (To The Sky), which she will compete with in this year's Eurovision Song Contest held in Copenhagen, in May. The singer was internally selected by the national broadcaster MRT.
Tonight we saw the 4th heat of this year's Melodifestivalen from Örnsköldsvik. Just like in the previous editions eight acts competed for two spots in the final and two places in the second chance round Andra Chansen. At the end Alcazar and Anton Ewald were voted to the final.
Belgian broadcaster VRT has surprised many fans this year by organising a grandiose Belgian preselection, with both auditions and semi finals, culminating in a grand final on the 16th of March at the huge Sportspaleis in Antwerp. After a hectic couple of weeks with auditions and call back rounds, the first four semi finalists are ready and raring to go.
Tonight's ten strong line up in the second semi of Eesti Laul features some fresh, undiscovered talent as well as more established names. Estonia has excelled itself this year in terms of originality; will tonight's choices find universal appeal with both jurors and viewers as was the case last week?