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U.K. to Host 2023 Eurovision Song Contest on Behalf of Ukraine

The 2023 Eurovision Song Contest will take place in the U.K. Although Ukraine won this year’s contest, due to the ongoing conflict following Russia’s invasion the show’s organizers have now confirmed what had long been mooted: that the competition will be hosted by the runner-up, the U.K. The European Broadcasting Union and the BBC made […]

Eurovision Organizers Rule Ukraine Cannot Safely Host 2023 Competition

The European Broadcasting Union has ruled that Ukraine cannot host the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest amid Russia’s war against that country. On Thursday, the organizer of the Eurovision contest said in a statement that “in terms of security and operational guarantees, the necessary requirements for hosting, as set out in the rules of the Eurovision […]

U.K. Lined Up to Host 2023 Eurovision Song Contest in Place of Ukraine

British broadcaster the BBC has been lined up as the likely host broadcaster for the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest, as it will be impossible for the show to be held in Ukraine. Ukraine’s band Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision 2022 on May 14. Traditionally, the winner of the previous Eurovison event hosts the following year’s […]

Eurovision Star Netta on Her New Single “I Love My Nails” and Why She Got Put Into “Nail Art Jail”

In the United States — located outside the official Eurovision competition zone — some people first got to know the Israeli singer-songwriter Netta only from watching the Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams spoof movie Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga. In the 2020 film, Netta — who won the famed international song contest […]