Green Grey: «We are going to bring an awesome crazy SHOW with ultra-modern stuff» (Ukrainian semifinalists – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Green Grey, semifinalists of this year’s Ukrainian national selection for Eurovision. The band will perform «Future is now» in the 3rd semi-final set to take place on February 18th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been selected to take part in…

Gytis Ivanauskas (Lolita Zero): «My song is a catchy tune with a great show and a message of love and freedom» (Lithuanian candidate – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Gytis Ivanauskas, candidate of this year’s Lithuania national selection for Eurovision under Lolita Zero. The actor will perform «Get Frighten» in the Heat 5 of Eurovizija 2017 set to take place on February 4th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been…

Spain: RTVE reveals running order for Objetivo Eurovision 2017

Spanish public broadcaster RTVE has revealed in which order the artists will be performing at the national final next week. The final date for the show has not been confirmed yet, but several media are spreading that it will most likely take place either on Saturday or Sunday next week, 11th or 12th of February…

Benjamin Ingrosso: «Good Lovin is not a very obvious song, it’s a very personal Benjamin song» (Swedish semifinalist – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Benjamin Ingrosso, semifinalist of this year’s Swedish national selection for Eurovision. The young singer will perform «Good Lovin» composed, by himself, Louis Schoorl and Matt Parad, in the second semi-final of Melodifestivalen 2017 to take place on February 11th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time…

Axel: «I would like to sing a song with a positive message and an emotional impact» (German finalist – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Axel, finalist of this year’s German national selection for Eurovision. Axel will perform in the final of Unser Song 2017 set to take place on February 9th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been selected to take part in the German…

Freschta: «I hope I can light up this beautiful ballad with my voice and the stage performance» (Swiss finalist – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Freschta, finalist of this year’s Swiss national selection for Eurovision. Freschta will perform «Gold» in the ESC 2017 – Die Entscheidungsshow’s final set to take place on February 5th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been selected to take part in the…

Helene Nissen: «I would like to sing something you can dance and rock out in Eurovision» (German finalist – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Helene Nissen, finalist of this year’s German national selection for Eurovision. Helene will compete in the final of Unser Song 2017 set to take place on February 9th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been selected to take part in the…

Levina: «I would like to sing a song that showcases my low and soft tone, as well as my powerful voice» (German finalist – Interview)

ESC+Plus has talked to Levina, finalist of this year’s German national selection for Eurovision. Levina is one of the five candidates that will compete at Unser Song 2017, which is set to take place on February 9th. ESC+Plus: Hello! First of all, thank you so much for your time and congratulations on having been selected…

Azerbaijan: Ictimai TV calls for songs for Diana Hajiyeva

Broadcasting Public Services of Azerbaijan in charge of the contest Ictimai TV has started asking for songs submissions for their 2017 Eurovision entrant Diana Hajiyeva. The rules are clear: the song must follow EBU’s requirements such as three-minute length or not commercially released until the 1st of September 2016. Ictimai TV allows and encourages songwriters…