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#Eurovision

# eurovision - Monday 16 April, 2018

Conchita Wurst shared her HIV positive status following threats from her ex boyfriend
# Conchita
From The Daily Edge
# Conchita

Conchita Wurst shared her HIV positive status following threats from her ex boyfriend

Apr 16th 2018, 2:22 PM 5,687 Views 4 Comments

The Austrian singer called the information ‘irrelevant to the public’.

# eurovision - Friday 16 March, 2018

Can Russia really ban Ireland's Eurovision entry because it features a same-sex couple?
# From Russia With Love
From The Daily Edge
# From Russia With Love

Can Russia really ban Ireland's Eurovision entry because it features a same-sex couple?

Mar 16th 2018, 3:26 PM 7,432 Views 5 Comments

The promotional video for the song may violate Russia’s strict anti-LGBT “propaganda” law.

# eurovision - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

10 songs that you'll be surprised to learn are turning 10 this year
# Basshunter
From The Daily Edge
# Basshunter

10 songs that you'll be surprised to learn are turning 10 this year

Mar 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 3,760 Views 0 Comments

It’s 10 years since we sent Dustin to Eurovision.

'Ireland, 12 points': Why some Eurovision countries consistently struggle to bag the high scores
# Irlande Douze Points
# Irlande Douze Points

'Ireland, 12 points': Why some Eurovision countries consistently struggle to bag the high scores

Mar 14th 2018, 6:10 AM 14,442 Views 20 Comments

Forget about the music, this is all about relationships.

# eurovision - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Norway's Eurovision entry is threatening Johnny Logan's win record
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

Norway's Eurovision entry is threatening Johnny Logan's win record

Mar 11th 2018, 10:31 AM 5,918 Views 2 Comments

This could be interesting.

# eurovision - Friday 9 March, 2018

Ireland’s 2018 Eurovision entry by Ryan O'Shaughnessy has been released
# Together
# Together

Ireland’s 2018 Eurovision entry by Ryan O'Shaughnessy has been released

Mar 9th 2018, 10:45 PM 36,508 Views 83 Comments

The Irish entry will appear in the first Eurovision semi final on Tuesday May 8 in the Altice Arena in Lisbon.

# eurovision - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Poll: Do you like the Eurovision?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Do you like the Eurovision?

Jan 31st 2018, 1:12 PM 21,944 Views 42 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

This man will represent Ireland at this year's Eurovision
# Ryan O'Shaughnessy
# Ryan O'Shaughnessy

This man will represent Ireland at this year's Eurovision

Jan 31st 2018, 12:35 PM 41,319 Views 55 Comments

Dubliner Ryan O’Shaughnessy will perform the song ‘Together’ later this year in Lisbon.

# eurovision - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Fancy representing Ireland at next year's Eurovision? RTÉ wants to hear your songs
# Hopeful
# Hopeful

Fancy representing Ireland at next year's Eurovision? RTÉ wants to hear your songs

Sep 14th 2017, 4:31 PM 7,825 Views 49 Comments

RTÉ wants “accomplished songwriters and performers with a proven track record of success in the industry”.

# eurovision - Monday 15 May, 2017

The guy who mooned everyone at the Eurovision could be going to jail for it
# Full Moon
From The Daily Edge
# Full Moon

The guy who mooned everyone at the Eurovision could be going to jail for it

May 15th 2017, 6:05 PM 6,408 Views 5 Comments

Don’t flash your bum on live TV in Ukraine, guys.

6 reasons Rubberbandits *need* to represent Ireland in the Eurovision next year
# Certified Winners
From The Daily Edge
# Certified Winners

6 reasons Rubberbandits *need* to represent Ireland in the Eurovision next year

May 15th 2017, 8:00 AM 4,943 Views 7 Comments

Hear us out.

# eurovision - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Tory councillor suspended following racist anti-Irish tweet during Eurovision
# That Escalated Quickly
# That Escalated Quickly

Tory councillor suspended following racist anti-Irish tweet during Eurovision

May 14th 2017, 12:36 PM 184,449 Views 177 Comments

‘Thanks Ireland. You can keep your f’king gypsies! Hard border coming folks!’

16 of the best reactions to Ireland giving the UK zero points at Eurovision
# Ice Cold
From The Daily Edge
# Ice Cold

16 of the best reactions to Ireland giving the UK zero points at Eurovision

May 14th 2017, 11:12 AM 57,530 Views 9 Comments

“And none for Gretchen Weiners, bye.”

15 of the most talked about moments from last night's Eurovision
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

15 of the most talked about moments from last night's Eurovision

May 14th 2017, 10:26 AM 42,327 Views 40 Comments

Awkward kisses, dancing gorillas and a sad farewell from Israel.

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)
# Melancholy Ballad
# Melancholy Ballad

Portugal scores first ever Eurovision with simple ballad (and not a glitzy backup dancer in sight)

May 14th 2017, 9:56 AM 19,282 Views 24 Comments

The fado-tinged song “Amar Pelos Dois” was performed by 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, who is awaiting a heart transplant.

# eurovision - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The time Linda Martin and Johnny Logan entered the Eurovision ... and lost
# Blame Portugal
# Blame Portugal

The time Linda Martin and Johnny Logan entered the Eurovision ... and lost

May 13th 2017, 8:00 PM 26,087 Views 34 Comments

The two singers have quite a pedigree in Europe – but did you know they once lost out to a tune called ‘Diggi-Loo Diggi-Ley’?

New poll reveals Britain wants to leave the Eurovision Song Contest
# Brits Out
# Brits Out

New poll reveals Britain wants to leave the Eurovision Song Contest

May 13th 2017, 3:30 PM 22,799 Views 60 Comments

We’ll never get 12 points again…

Bigger than the SuperBowl but still a joke? Here’s why Eurovision is bigger, better and more ballsy then ever
# From Kyiv
From The Daily Edge
# From Kyiv

Bigger than the SuperBowl but still a joke? Here’s why Eurovision is bigger, better and more ballsy then ever

May 13th 2017, 1:00 PM 5,912 Views 7 Comments

You should be watching the big show tonight.

# eurovision - Friday 12 May, 2017

Samantha Mumba has offered to represent Ireland in the Eurovision next year
# Gotta Tell U
From The Daily Edge
# Gotta Tell U

Samantha Mumba has offered to represent Ireland in the Eurovision next year

May 12th 2017, 4:08 PM 7,911 Views 2 Comments

DO IT SAM. DO IT FOR IRELAND.

Poll: Should Ireland take a break from the Eurovision?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland take a break from the Eurovision?

May 12th 2017, 8:48 AM 38,041 Views 122 Comments

Gripes about block voting aside, it’s clear that the country is long past its heyday.

17 brilliant tweets that sum up Ireland's early exit from Eurovision
# Goodbye Europe
From The Daily Edge
# Goodbye Europe

17 brilliant tweets that sum up Ireland's early exit from Eurovision

May 12th 2017, 7:34 AM 13,769 Views 8 Comments

Let’s talk tactics for next year.

# eurovision - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Ireland have failed to qualify for the Eurovision finals for the fourth year in a row
# Goddamnit
From The Daily Edge
# Goddamnit

Ireland have failed to qualify for the Eurovision finals for the fourth year in a row

May 11th 2017, 10:12 PM 40,500 Views 107 Comments

It wasn’t to be for Brendan Murray and Dying To Try.

Which Irish Eurovision Banger Are You?
# Eurosong
From The Daily Edge
# Eurosong

Which Irish Eurovision Banger Are You?

May 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 5,743 Views 3 Comments

Are you The Voice, or close to the Waterline?

# eurovision - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Montenegro gave us the absolutely outrageous Eurovision banger we all needed
# Khal
From The Daily Edge
# Khal

Montenegro gave us the absolutely outrageous Eurovision banger we all needed

May 9th 2017, 9:21 PM 10,743 Views 5 Comments

Thank you Montenegro.

Just 13 photos from the Eurovision when it last hit Dublin 20 years ago
# Euronation
From The Daily Edge
# Euronation

Just 13 photos from the Eurovision when it last hit Dublin 20 years ago

May 9th 2017, 7:30 PM 7,667 Views 1 Comment

It was liiiit.

When are Ireland on and what's the deal with the Russians? Your guide to this year's Eurovision
# Kiev Calling
# Kiev Calling

When are Ireland on and what's the deal with the Russians? Your guide to this year's Eurovision

May 9th 2017, 7:05 PM 37,886 Views 48 Comments

It’s showtime.

# eurovision - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Ireland is top of the heap of Eurovision winners - here's how other countries measure up

Ireland is top of the heap of Eurovision winners - here's how other countries measure up

May 7th 2017, 8:30 PM 36,031 Views 48 Comments

We’re the most successful country ever – but it’s been a long time since we last won.

Someone actually got a Johnny Logan tattoo and it is magnificent
# Douze Points!
From The Daily Edge
# Douze Points!

Someone actually got a Johnny Logan tattoo and it is magnificent

May 7th 2017, 2:14 PM 3,631 Views 2 Comments

The flowing locks. The white suit. It’s all there.

# eurovision - Saturday 6 May, 2017

9 feelings every Irish person has had while listening to Rock 'n' Roll Kids
# I Remember 62
From The Daily Edge
# I Remember 62

9 feelings every Irish person has had while listening to Rock 'n' Roll Kids

May 6th 2017, 9:25 AM 6,551 Views 0 Comments

Rock ‘n’ roll was all we bloody did! *blinks away tears*

# eurovision - Monday 24 April, 2017

Shay Healy hits out at 'low life thug' who stole Eurovision trophy
# Bathroom Shelf
# Bathroom Shelf

Shay Healy hits out at 'low life thug' who stole Eurovision trophy

Apr 24th 2017, 10:00 PM 27,218 Views 41 Comments

‘Is there some young fellow in his bedroom standing in front a mirror with a hairbrush in his hand pretending he’s Johnny Logan?’

# eurovision - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Ukraine bans Russia's Eurovision singer from entering the country
# Politically Charged
# Politically Charged

Ukraine bans Russia's Eurovision singer from entering the country

Mar 22nd 2017, 2:11 PM 18,854 Views 49 Comments

The singer is said to have performed in Russia-annexed Crimea, prompting Ukrainian fury.

# eurovision - Friday 10 March, 2017

5 desperately important things to know about Ireland's Eurovision song
# Dying To Try
From The Daily Edge
# Dying To Try

5 desperately important things to know about Ireland's Eurovision song

Mar 10th 2017, 7:18 PM 8,971 Views 4 Comments

Get to know Brendan Murray and Dying to Try.

WATCH: This is the song that will represent us at the Eurovision
# Dying To Try
# Dying To Try

WATCH: This is the song that will represent us at the Eurovision

Mar 10th 2017, 5:10 PM 44,705 Views 90 Comments

The song contest will take place in Ukraine in May.

# eurovision - Friday 20 January, 2017

Eurovision winner Niamh Kavanagh has a 20% risk of losing her voice for life
# Surgery Fears
# Surgery Fears

Eurovision winner Niamh Kavanagh has a 20% risk of losing her voice for life

Jan 20th 2017, 10:19 PM 30,988 Views 29 Comments

The 48-year-old has opened up about her health struggles.

# eurovision - Friday 16 December, 2016

Louis Walsh is going to find this singer a song to perform at Eurovision
# Hometown
# Hometown

Louis Walsh is going to find this singer a song to perform at Eurovision

Dec 16th 2016, 10:00 PM 20,218 Views 66 Comments

Brendan Murray was a member of Hometown.

# eurovision - Friday 2 December, 2016

Here's everything that's going to happen in 2017, apparently...
# Say Again?
# Say Again?

Here's everything that's going to happen in 2017, apparently...

Dec 2nd 2016, 6:20 AM 26,558 Views 21 Comments

… according to the Old Moore’s Almanac.

# eurovision - Sunday 15 May, 2016

12 of Graham Norton's best zingers from the Eurovision
# The Sassmaster
From The Daily Edge
# The Sassmaster

12 of Graham Norton's best zingers from the Eurovision

May 15th 2016, 4:11 PM 13,995 Views 0 Comments

Savage.

Last night's Eurovision interval act hilariously took the piss out of the whole competiton
# Love Love Peace Peace
From The Daily Edge
# Love Love Peace Peace

Last night's Eurovision interval act hilariously took the piss out of the whole competiton

May 15th 2016, 10:00 AM 8,349 Views 2 Comments

“Peace peace love love – and a man in a hamster wheel.”

Graham Norton paid a heartfelt tribute to Terry Wogan during the Eurovision last night
# SONG NINE
# SONG NINE

Graham Norton paid a heartfelt tribute to Terry Wogan during the Eurovision last night

May 15th 2016, 9:43 AM 25,156 Views 22 Comments

“Give thanks for the man who was, and always will be, the voice of Eurovision.”

Graham Norton paid heartfelt tribute to Terry Wogan during the Eurovision
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Graham Norton paid heartfelt tribute to Terry Wogan during the Eurovision

May 15th 2016, 9:01 AM 5,566 Views 0 Comments

“Give thanks for the man who was, and always will be, the voice of Eurovision.”