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Montaigne has confirmed she is Australia’s entrant for Eurovision Song Contest 2021, after missing out on taking part in this year’s cancelled contest. Singer songwriter Montaigne has confirmed she’ll keep her spot as Australia’s next representative and will compete in Eurovision in 2021. Montaigne earned her place in the competition after she won Eurovision Australia …

The Eurovision 2020 Australia Decides Montaigne

The Eurovision 2020 Australia Decides live show resulted in a win for Montaigne. Although coming second to Casey Donovan in the public vote, the jury vote pushed the ARIA-winning artist to the top. Her performance of Don’t Break Me in a clown costume and blue wig featured a powerful dance routine. Indeed, the close-up camera …

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SBS has unveiled the final four artists who will compete in Eurovision: Australia Decides in February next year. All 10 artists will perform on the Gold Coast for their chance to represent us at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam, the Netherlands in May. On Tuesday, SBS revealed The Voice 2019 winner Diana Rouvas, …

homosexual flotilla

Hungary announced this week it will not participate in Eurovision 2020. The Hungarian government remained guarded in their response. However, András Bencsik, a pro-government media personality welcomed the move, describing Eurovision as a ‘homosexual flotilla’.  Maybe something got lost in translation, but a fear of gays in boats seems just a tad irrational. Admittedly, Eurovision …

Kate Miller-Heidke peforms at Eurovision: Australia Decides 2019

SBS has called on songwriters to put forward their submissions for the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. The broadcaster has confirmed our selection show Eurovision: Australia Decides will return to the Gold Coast next February. A shortlist of songs will be announced later this year. The songs will then be paired with ten Australian performers competing …

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Organisers of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest and Madonna’s team are reportedly in talks for her to perform during this year’s competition in Israel. Tel Aviv, Israel will serve as this year’s host after Netta Barzilai won last year’s contest in Portugal. According to multiple media reports, Israeli-Canadian billionaire Sylvan Adams spent the last month …

Jessica Mauboy on stage at Eurovision Song Contest 2018

The long-awaited Eurovision Asia Song Contest may be held on the Gold Coast in late 2019, according to an unconfirmed report. 9 News reported on Wednesday that the inaugural Asian spinoff of the popular song contest is slated to be held at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre over eight days, finishing in early …

Ireland Eurovision

Ireland has made it into the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, and the contest’s queer fans are loving the country’s 2018 performance. Irish singer Ryan O’Shaughnessy’s onstage performance of the song “Together” included a gay couple dancing together onstage. O’Shaughnessy told a Eurovision press conference, “My only intention was to help people see that …

2018 Eurovision Song Contest

The 2018 Eurovision Song Contest is officially underway, with the first 10 countries going through to the grand final this morning. Host Joel Creasey is joining Myf Warhurst in host country Portugal for their second year of Eurovision commentary, and he suggests punters back home line up “food, a wind machine, and a Eurovision bingo …

2018 Eurovision

The glitterfest is upon us, the wind machine is set to roar and flame pots are primed for ignition. Eurovision—a camp event that has been going longer than the venerable Brisbane Queens’ Ball—is the “World Cup of Pop Music”, a sports event for people that aren’t into sport. Blair Martin, Brisbane radio station 4ZZZ’s roving …

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