Perhaps this is why I really don’t see a problem in getting your… Read more », I presume your description is accurate and how most people – not only in the UK – feel about Eurovision. However, it would never send a new, “local” artist to Eurovision (and there’s a strong chance the new artist wouldn’t go anyway). British Iain James also co-writes the UK’s Eurovision 2020 entry, after contributing to Azerbaijan’s 2011 win with “Running Scared”. With the support of Eurovision fans and alumni in combination with the strength and resilience from the class of Eurovision 2020, "it would never be impossible". This feeling of nostalgia allowed fans to find new ways to connect together all around the world and share "all these memories" of past Eurovision Song Contests. Eurovision is perhaps too large not to play to the centrist audience. So what I write is more like a plea to at least the bigger countries to focus less on what they can buy and more on how they can support the local music scene. And so we did - together. There should be limiting rules like: you can submit only one song per year. And now, with the announcement that Eurovision 2021 will be held in Rotterdam, "our dream" of Eurovision will become "a reality" again next year (Europe's Living A Celebration, Rosa - Spain 2002). There’s no rule against what’s happening so any complaint about it isn’t much more than personal preference or opinion. This is a 10% decrease from 2019, when 56% of entries (twenty-four songs) were produced exclusively on home soil. Why? Meanwhile, 37% thought it to be irrelevant, and 12% considered them beneficial. And finally, 8 entries (15%) were created entirely outside of their borders. Eurovision has better quality & more commercially relevant songs than ever over the past decade, in large part thanks to international songwriting teams & composers like Linnea Deb or Boris Milanov. I think the song should be done mainly in the country they represent. Secondly, The Israeli broadcaster KAN held a special selection show “Hashir Haba La’Eurovision 2020” where Eden performed 4 songs. März 2020 wegen der COVID-19-Pandemie ab. Additionally, 2020 marks the third consecutive year that the Danish entry has been at least partially produced with Swedish involvement. After writing three songs in the 2019 contest, British-Canadian Laurell Barker has contributed just to Poland’s entry in 2020. “A rule which says that at least one composer, songwriter and producer have to be from country the song represents.” It would be great because if the country doesn’t a large music scene this could help develop it. One could not be criticized for feeling hurt by the circumstances. A Eurovision entry should be the best of what a country can offer in an international music competition like ESC. The idea that songs must be written by local songwriters might be romantic. Before you watch them, why not download the scoresheet (click here for a PDF or click here for a Word document).To vote in this year’s Eurovision, simply head to www.menti.com and use code 115878.. A lovely web page will open where you can vote using the traditional Eurovision scoring system (12, 10, 8, 7, 6. As long as they write good songs, what’s the point? The participating countries and national selections of songs and artists. The only one exception is San Marino but in this case it already could be enough to send an entry in Italian. San Marino is disaster and I can’t understand them… you speak the most beautiful language in the world and you keep sending trash song in english. Eurovision has better quality & more relevant songs than ever over the past decade, in large part thanks to international songwriting teams & composers like yourself or Boris Milanov. With the smash hits: Dadi Freyr - Think About Things, The - Roop - On Fire, Diotado - Fai rumore, Little Big - UNO. The Netherlands was due to host Eurovision for the fifth time, after Duncan Laurence gave his country their fifth victory, with his song “Arcade” in Tel Aviv. The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 has been canceled. It is a national broadcaster so it does have funds available to it to champion new music, and it does try to do that. Eurovision 2020: Songs & Videos. Some may have felt completely devastated or upset. Thanks Tibor, as always, so eloquently articulated. In our poll, 51% of readers stated that they believed there are too many foreign-composed songs at Eurovision. ‘This is the shady part of the contest’ – Former Czech Republic HoD Jan Bors joins ongoing debate over Eurovision 2020 songs. As James says, it’s about supporting and showcasing the local music industry, if people from abroad are involved – like for example in Benny Cristo’s case – that’s fine, that’s a local artist making an artistic choice, not a broadcaster buying something from someone who as either never heard about Eurovision or who… Read more ». The UK and International scenes seems very similar to me. Didn’t he even write his song himself? It was actually co-written by a Romanian (or two, I am not sure) and an American composer. New music this week: 21 songs from Arilena Ara, Damir Kedžo, Isaiah Firebrace and more, Alabama Watchdog: “We didn’t write the song to offend anyone and we’re not transphobic”, Could Morocco re-join Eurovision? Iceland or Lithuania this year. And this country also had a songwriting camp. Going Swedish or Symphonix is not really working other than for some jurors. I don’t agree. All the songs and videos for Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam. In our article on foreign composers at the 2019 contest, we discussed their presence in relation to musical diversity, song quality and genericness. This takes Milanov’s total up to 10 Eurovision entries in just four years, whilst Kontopoulos has now penned a no less than 13. This is going to destroy the spirit of Eurovision. Germany and France buying.. This has been updated . The album features all the songs from the 2020 contest. Implementing this connection of local music scene and Eurovision, making artists interested in the contest is nothing that can be done overnight, of course, it would take time and require patience and dedication. Wait, I thought Hooverphonic made their song on their own… So they didn’t even do that? If you enabled this API recently, wait a few minutes for the action to propagate to our systems and retry. Mesdames et Messieurs, here are the entries for Virtual Eurovision 2020. The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 was supposed to be the 65th edition of the contest. As is often the case, there was no hard evidence to support these claims. I’m of the opinion that songs should be representative of their respective countries and the music industries that they represent. Both Bulgarian-Austrian Borislav Milanov (Bulgaria, Malta, Germany 2020) and Greek Dimitris Kontopoulos with his Stockholm-based creative partner Sharon Vaughn (Greece, Moldova, Estonia 2020) top the contribution chart, penning three Eurovision 2020 songs each. He tells me that the artists weren’t writing specifically for Eurovision, so maybe I’m mistaken here, but I was asked to help organise a camp with Eurovision in mind and I sent writers with that goal. EUROVISION 2020 By Martin Phillip Fjellanger. This is because Eurovision is very much seen as a fun, entertainment show in the UK. Chameleon or Walk On Water didn’t even get any points from Swedish televote in Semifinals.. Dear Edd, Romania’s song is put in the wrong category. Just like that, Eurovision burst "out of the ashes" (Rise Like A Phoenix - Conchita Wurst, Austria 2014) and made its comeback. Nevertheless composers should only be allowed to enter no more than one song in one national preselection per year to reduce the ever-increasing number of Eurovision-only entries sold by the meter. I think it is sad that certain countries don’t have enough confidence and pride in their own songwriters and artists to have them represent them at Eurovision. Kostopoulos, on the other hand, finds his entries lingering at #18, #32 and #38. Microstates have long been exceptions to the rule although I wouldn’t count Cyprus and Malta as being part of that club as they have sent songs with local input in most of their years of participation until these past few years. Together "we're going to sing" and celebrate! This triggered former Czech Republic Head of Delegation Jan Bors to share his dismay at songwriters representing multiple countries and producing “just-for-Eurovision” songs. Der 65.Eurovision Song Contest hätte vom 12. bis 16. Facebook: Please enter a Facebook app id. The problem lies with the latter, not the former. Well I mean when Malta sends Swedish-penned songs (e.g. This year, however, twenty-two songs were written with help from abroad, depleting the figure of 100% home-grown entries to just 46%. Als Ersatzsendung für die Ausgabe 2020 und um die bereits 41 ausgewählten Beiträge zu honorieren, fand am 16. € 19.95 And I’m not saying they should always only pick foreign song writers, but sometimes it’s harder for a smaller country do to something good as for a bigger country (with bigger I mean strong music industry), It depends on the approach. Twitter: Please enter a Twitter Consumer Key. The EBU announced on 30 April 2020 that Eurovision Song Celebration 2020 would be released as a replacement for the semi-finals on the contest's official YouTube channel. So you have round about 43 videos. Die EBU sagte den Wettbewerb am 18. Bors has absolutely right with his opinion. All images on www.wiwibloggs.com are readily available on the internet and believed to be in public domain. The biggest revelations, however, come from the United Kingdom and Russia. Ben Doli? Meanwhile, Armenia’s Athena Manoukian is Greek (of Armenian descent), Greece’s Stefania is Dutch (of Greek descent), and Netherlands’ Jeangu Macrooy is from Suriname (but moved to the Netherlands in 2014). 5 etc). The Official Eurovision Song Contest 2020 double CD is a tribute to all Artists and Songs.The album is featuring the songs from all 41 countries! Moreover, all of these songs, bar Sweden’s, are written with input by the artists themselves. but if it were to be introduced as an official rule, microstates such as San Marino would basically be banned from participating or at least stripped of any winning chances. I mean. Russia, on the other hand, had not sent a song without foreign songwriters since 2012. Enable it by visiting https://console.developers.google.com/apis/api/youtube.googleapis.com/overview?project=864824727489 then retry. Both the authors are Italian. I agree, entertainment is a very individualistic phenomenon. The full list of Eurovision 2020 acts who should have competed this year before the event was cancelled - all the songs, singers and entries by country He’s also known for writing/producing many Sanremo entries, like “Occidentali’s Karma”, “Cosa ti aspetti da me” and “Un giorno mi dirai”. But I would like at least the bigger countries to take the Italian approach and develop something that values the process of finding an entry and showcasing what’s going on musically in your country over success and placing in the contest. Thank you so much for this article! Now, THAT is something to feel excited about! The Eurovision Song Contest has withstood the test of time and has shown its resilience on multiple occasions, giving us all "something to believe in" (Believe, Dima Bilan - Russia 2008). Certainly I found it hard to enjoy the joke that 2000s Eurovision had become. Would you like to see countries better represent their domestic music scenes? Junior Eurovision Song Contest Poland 2020 is a compilation album put together by the European Broadcasting Union, and was released by Universal Music Group on 13 November 2020. Eurovision 2020 Songs & Videos. I can only really talk to my experience with the BBC. But what is happening today is just too much and flattens the quality. In the eyes of former Czech Head of Delegation, Jan Bors, the decision to disallow Eurovision 2020 songs to compete at Eurovision 2021 is, however, regrettably the right one. He cites the big problem being that “most of broadcasters don’t invest time into their own markets”. Jeangu is living in the Netherlands and part of the dutch music scene. For more amazing Wiwibloggs-videos, Buy the album for £15.99. As local talent with can learn from foreign talent with experience. . And with that came shock, anger, sadness, confusion and now celebration, amongst many other feelings. Foreign composers and artists existed many many years ago, especially for smaller countries such as Luxembourg, Monoco or Switzerland. Images posted are believed to be published according to the U.S Copyright Fair Use Act (title 17, U.S. In an evening of Eurovision-themed entertainment, Abba's Waterloo was crowned the best Eurovision song ever by the British public, while the 41 contestants that would have performed in 2020 … American and English music have undoubtedly and already a long time ago become a worldwide cultural influence that you cannot separate from popular music in general anymore. the world's foremost alliance of public service media, representing 116 member organizations in How is the Dutch song locally written if Jeangu isn’t Dutch, but Surinaman? Eurovision, "a friend that [we] thought [we] lost" (Insieme: 1992 - Toto Cutugno, Italy 1990) turned out to have never really left. The ones that have more commercial success and cross over are the ones that are authentic acts. Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light brought us together in celebration and, as such, we can now look forward to Eurovision 2021 together. despite the fact that local and international features are increasingly intermingling, we’re still attributing certain sounds to certain world regions. And I guess we all know how audiences and especially our Eurovision bubble here at wiwibloggs would react to that, don’t we? Performers old and new entertained the masses in the Eurovision Song Celebration and Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light. More fair, yes. Eden Alene won the competition and therefore will represent Israel at Eurovision 2020. 2019). Mai 2020 die Sendung Eurovision: Europe Shine … Here we find usual international co-operators Bulgaria, Denmark, Ireland, Poland, Spain and Switzerland. These countries are Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, France, Germany, Malta, Moldova and San Marino. Well, ironically, four of the past five Czech Eurovision entries have used the involvement of foreign songwriters. Der Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam ist aufgrund der Corona-Pandemie abgesagt, … Given Bors’ previous views, it comes as no surprise that he is also against songwriters representing multiple countries at the contest. Eurovision 2020 had no choice but to be cancelled. As we were "falling out of a perfect dream" of a Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam, there was no more room to "pretend" (Is It True, Iceland 2009). EUROVISION 2020. If somebody is watching Eurovision and wishing away Balkan songwriters, then what on Earth are they doing watching Eurovision in the first place? FAI RUMORE is 100% Italian. Videos will be available here when qualified for Rotterdam 2020 Azerbaijan 0% national identity, just canned generic music. And with that came shock, anger, sadness, confusion and now celebration, amongst many other feelings. But when we look at local Maltese-penned songs, they don’t do as well as the aforementioned songs (e.g. Yet I’m afraid Sweden would win all the time, given the fact that they simply have the best music industry outside of the UK (where the talented people stay away from Eurovision). I agree – how can this be put into a practicable rule for Eurovision? After victory just two years prior with “Toy”, Israel’s Doron Medalie returns for his fourth Israeli Eurovision entry in six years. To add, Romania had two foreign composers in their national final this year: Breyan Isaac (including the winning song Alcohol You) and Julie Frost. That’s kind of misleading because of the title of the… Read more ». Nationalism is, of course, never a good thing. I find it a paradox that many of the same people complain about nationalistic voting but then also complain about too many foreigners being involved in a country’s process. 2020: The songs that fit our mood 20 May 2020 at 15:57 CEST So, 2020 sure didn't turn out the way we all thought it would. Well, Azerbaijan at least use ethno sound. “Foreign” isn’t a completely negative term as of yet! This article is hawwwwwt and so is Borislav Milanov. comments powered by Disqus. The Junior Eurovision 2020 album will be released soon! This issue needs discussion. From 2009 to 2019, the UK only sent an entry made exclusively by Brits on three occasions. This camp produced the song, Friend of A Friend, mixed nationalities on there, but born of an idea of some Czechs who wanted a home grown camp. At the 2001 contest, not one single entry was written with the involvement of foreign songwriters. Anyone else feel in need of an extra strong long island ice tea? This year’s songwriter line-up features countless veterans. I think the rest were Romanian. Eurovision 2020 was planned to be the 65th edition of the iconic Eurovision Song Contest. I wouldn’t want to exclude them. Hey, You missed out the fact that the United Kingdom song was also co-written by a Eurovision winning song writer – Iain James who co-wrote “Running Scared” for Ell & Nikki. With no prior connection to their respective countries are San Marino’s Italian-Eritrean disco diva Senhit, and Cyprus’ Greek-American powerhouse Sandro. Copyright ® 2009-2018 wiwibloggs.com. Does Spain worry that juries would vote down a Latin bop? Lmao Also, why is Diodato in the cover collage? The Eurovision Song Contest is an annual singing competition with acts representing primarily European countries. The shows, presented by Janouk Kelderman and premiered on 12 and 14 May, honoured all 41 participants and their songs in a non-competitive format. If I were able to change one single thing about the contest, I would implement a rule which says that at least one composer, songwriter and producer have to be from country the song represents. To a certain extent it’s acceptable. But does it correlate with success at Eurovision? Certainly I found it hard to enjoy the joke that 2000s Eurovision had become. In 2020, isn’t it a bit off putting to talk about “foreign” people? However, due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the contest was cancelled on 18 March, 2020 for Moreover, I’d still presume that London or Liverpool have their own local music scene with locally based artists – which of course can come from all over the world. It’s not as if there is a kind of music everyone likes, is there? I think this is perhaps a power and powerlessness thing. And the Romanian song is not penned by Romanians only… Read more ». Let's reflect in the best way we know how: through song! Or is it because the UK is a very multi-cultural place that it accepts diversity of styles and approaches into its own scene? But how does all this relate to the recent eurodrama between the former Czech Head of delegation and Eurovision songwriter Boris Milanov? For the first time ever in Eurovision history, locally produced songs do not represent the majority of entries at Eurovision, with 19 entries (46%) being written and produced exclusively on home soil. It’s the Eurovision Song Contest (2020 or not), some acknowledgment of nationality is still necessary. Eurovision Spain reports that the singer has created four songs that are close to the singers style, that he will be presenting to TVE and Warner Music for Eurovision 2021. So, 2020 sure didn't turn out the way we all thought it would. Ana Soklič has released the official music video for “Voda”. He claims that some “write universal songs literally for everyone,” asking “is it good for the contest? It’s nice to plea Germany where I live didn’t recognize our plea, unfortunately. Ulrikke Brandstorp wins The Masked Singer Norway, Slovenia: Ana Soklic wraps up 2020 with dramatic, epic music video for “Voda”, Poll: Which Eurovision non-qualifiers deserve a second chance? We will discuss his statement later, but first, we’re going to take a look at which countries have opted for a non-native composition at Eurovision 2020 and, after discussing the pros and cons around the topic of foreign songwriters, we’ll ask you to tell us whether you think “That’s How You Write A Song” or if that’s “When the Music Dies”. Malta’s best results at Esc or Jesc have Maltese songwriters. So in the end it shouldn’t matter whether songs are written by national or foreign songwriters. Fans cross fingers as Israel and Morocco normalise relations, WATCH: Engelbert Humperdinck livestreams Christmas Special on Looped, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jpzfbTOis4. In 2005, they were 2nd with something 100% Maltese. Editorial: Are there too many foreign-composed songs at Eurovision? We don’t take it seriously as a means to develop new artists. In such a short period of time, and with so many new health regulations in place, could we "open every door", "turn the unthinkable to a reality" and re-build? I’d grant firstly, that Eurovision usually isn’t the place for avantgarde music, but neither are the festivals I mentioned, most notably Sanremo, so establishing something in that vein wouldn’t change anything in this regard. Obviously, discovering that your song will no longer be performed at Eurovision is devastating. Some argue that countries cooperating with one another is the spirit of Eurovision, and that the broadcasters may have to look overseas if their domestic songwriting talent isn’t up to scratch. They didnt mind reaching out for help outside of their borders and lots of Nationalities attended. Eurovision Song Celebration 2020 Per onorare gli artisti e i brani di questa edizione, l'UER ha trasmesso uno spettacolo denominato Eurovision Song Celebration 2020, sul canale ufficiale YouTube della manifestazione il 12 e il 14 maggio, i giorni inizialmente previsti per le semifinali. This year we saw songwriting camps held in countries such as the UK, Netherlands and Bulgaria. And then? The famously flamboyant musical extravaganza is the latest major event to be disrupted by the coronavirus and Covid-19 pandemic. Online initiatives such as #EurovisionAgain let fans rewatch previous Contests on YouTube and discuss them together in real-time. I don’t know if you can really model this into a rule, but residence is in any case a better requirement than citizenship. All songs. Many things changed and many beloved events, including the Eurovision Song Contest, were cancelled. One could not be faulted for thinking that our hearts would now "beat to the sound of silence" (Sound Of Silence, Dami Im - Australia 2016) without the music and performances of this year's Contest. In my opinion it’s not about citizenship, it’s not about language, it’s certainly not about countries only bringing “ethnic” (whatever that means) folk entries to the contest. But tbh I kind of don’t care as long as the song is good, my favourite composers that usually compose for esc are: Borislav (or rather all of Symphonix) for sure I basically like all of his songs, Jimmy Janson and the Debs (all have… Read more », They both have a lot of singers, but songwriters and producers doubt so. Posted by Sekhmet Morgan on November 16, 2020 in Albania, Eurovision Song Contest 2021, other Albania – After revealing the list of this year’s 26 entrants for FIK 59, RTSH, the national broadcaster, has now published the songs as well. This is the official Eurovision Song Contest 2020 playlist. Due to COVID-19, please expect … This is also the second consecutive year that Estonia and Greece — who were previously committed to domestically-written entries — have opted for overseas assistance. The songs will be available digitally as well! However, it is true that the artists feeling least disappointed at the banning of Eurovision 2020 entries at Eurovision 2021, are likely to be those who have already scored the biggest commercial successes in their respective countries. Foreign songwriters – that is, composers or producers creating entries for countries other than their own – have an increasingly important presence at the Eurovision Song Contest. Arguably topping this list are the entries of Russia, Italy, Serbia, Sweden, Lithuania and Iceland. Countries that opted for this were: Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Romania, North Macedonia, Poland, Spain and Switzerland. The second most popular category was a partnership between local and foreign songwriters, representing 14 entries (34%). So you can’t blame them for that. The contest is about music and not how they got produced…, Once upon a time, two czech writers came to the Uk and asked me for help to organise a camp in Czech. Mai 2020 in der Ahoy-Arena in der niederländischen Stadt Rotterdam stattfinden sollen. Let us know in the comments below! Well the last time San Marino sent Italian was Valentina 2013, and Europe criminally underrated it. Hell, Malta weren’t even willing to send a Maltese song (*cough*Kewkba*cough*) so I don’t really see them sending songs written by 100% local songwriters anytime soon. Fellow Swede and songwriter of his nation’s 2012 “Euphoria”, Thomas G:son (France 2020), also makes a comeback this year, marking his thirteenth Eurovision entry. If they think getting a top ten (or bottom five in about 50% of the cases) finish with some generic, Andreas Johansson-Anderz Wrethov-Laurell Barker borefest is doing something for them…then that’s their (bad) decision to make. Mon alliée (The Best In Me) [Eurovision 2020 / France / Karaoke Version] Tom Leeb. Malta’s case.. they’ve relying on Swedish team or Symphomix and it hasn’t been working that well. In this manner we don´t need the national flags anymore…, I don’t think that the problem is that a certain amount of songs are written by foreign songwriters, the problem is by the same songwriters every damn year (Milanov, G:son, Kirkorov) — and the fact that many of them are from the same country. This international song business is destroying Eurovision. But in my opinion it would… Read more ». Baltics’ and Balkans’ best results also have locals musics behind. Malta should try local or at least another formula. For both countries this is their third year in a row being represented by an artist from outside their borders. But Luxembourg and Monaco sung in national language, That´s a big difference. And for small industries, having this platform matters and broadcasters just need to care and try to help. Let's reflect in the best way we know how: through song! Then, you see small countries trusting to local and delivering. It was not fully locally produced. They need to change something. 2012 and 2016) they usually do well, same goes to international teams (e.g. And even non-local artists can – as I pointed out below – be valuable contributors, what’s difficult is when Eurovision becomes an internationalized business with no ties whatsoever (except for financial ones ;)) to the local music scene. The cancelation of Eurovision 2020 made it clear what the competition really means to its fans. Proud to be at team Bors. There was still hope! Many found some solace in Aksel's words: "We never know what we have until it's over and we're looking back" (Looking Back, Finland 2020). Australian Anthony Egizii & David Musumeci – better known as DNA songs –once again compose Australia’s 2020 entry, as they did in 2016, 2017 and 2018. I beg to differ. As… Read more ». No way should you be including the Balkan nations in with the other countries that we should be ok with when it comes to employing foreign songwriters. Valentina's road to victory - Junior Eurovision 2020 — 1 day ago All the winners of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest (2003 - 2020) — 1 week ago All Junior Eurovision songs from France The big question is, why are countries choosing international compositions over representing their own music industries at Eurovision? We felt optimistic again; Eurovision was "reborn". Small or big.. they can do it. It’s more native and fair. Is nationalism a good thing or not? He therefore recommends a more organic way of conjuring up Eurovision entries, urging broadcasters to “motivate musicians to compose, to be authentic to produce something which will go into the Eurovision as well as anywhere else and represent the countries music industries each year”. To appease the haters, maybe EBU should do another spinoff— Eurovision Producer Contest or something. Also, I wanted to mention that Italy’s entry was made completely on home soil – Edwyn Roberts is actually from Lombardy. The Russian-Bulgarian king of pop Philipp Kirkorov also co-writes Moldova’s 2020 entry, his eighth composition at the contest. In the UK, perhaps we are used to the fact that… Read more », That’s an interesting question. Most of Europe is now multi-cultural, I find it a little distasteful to be honest. Now, having every year a more limited number of songwriters because some of them… Read more ». Many were "looking for an answer and for somebody to blame" (It Hurts, Lena Philipsson - Sweden 2004). Eurovision 2020: A Tribute To The Artists And Songs (Featuring The Songs From All 41 Countries) [Karaoke Version] 56 countries and an additional 34 Associates in Asia, Africa, Australasia and the Americas. To so willingly rely on foreigners who have zero connection to those countries (as residents, citizens, et al) to pen and produce their entries, with little to no local involvement at all (such is the case for Cyprus since 2018) makes for a very homogeneous and, sadly, boring contest. Before writing the facts just get informed Our Artists Use our official hashtag #AusDecides to share your thoughts about Eurovision – Australia Decides artists and songs. Basically we’re all aiming for the same goal which is improving Eurovision, and writng great songs, so wherever they come from, all good, Stay well everyone!! 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