EastEnders add last-minute Eurovision reference to episode after Sam Ryder hit

If you listened to Monday night’s installment of EastEnders, you might have spotted a topical reference to the recent Eurovision result. The most recent BBC episode opened with Callum and Frankie (played by Tony Clay and Rose Ayling-Ellis) having a conversation about his relationship in the kitchen. To a clearly upset Callum, Frankie was heard … Read more

What does Ukraine’s victory mean for next year’s Eurovision?

As the dust settles and the last of the confetti is swept away after Saturday night’s Eurovision Song Contest final, attention is already turning to next year’s contest, especially considering who ended up win the show. It was a gigantic win for Ukraine this weekend, with Kalush Orchestra sweeping an incredible 631 points by the … Read more

Eurovision singer Sam Ryder makes triumphant return to UK after winning contest

Singer-songwriter Sam Ryder has made a jubilant return to the UK after his huge success at Eurovision this weekend. Sam represented the UK at this year’s song contest in Turin with his song Space Man, which finished second on the night, also earning the most points this year from Eurovision juries. With the competition now … Read more

Sam Ryder Celebrates Eurovision Success in the UK: ‘We’ve Just Destroyed the Stigma!’

Sam Ryder has said the ‘stigma’ of the UK’s performance at Eurovision has finally been ‘destroyed’ after they claimed our best result in 24 years. The singer led the UK to second place at Saturday night’s song contest in Turin, Italy, with his song Space Man. It was the UK’s highest ranking since 1998, when … Read more

Eurovision fans can’t forget how successful the UK has been after Sam Ryder’s success

Sam Ryder has had Britain’s best Eurovision result in 24 years, and fans can’t get over it. The singer finished second in the rankings after performing his song Space Man at the Song Contest held in Turin, Italy on Saturday night. It proved to be a remarkable reversal of fortune after last year’s dreaded draws, … Read more

Ukraine win Eurovision as UK finish second

Ukraine won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song Stefania by the folk-rap group Kalush Orchestra. The act has been the favorite since Putin’s invasion earlier this year, with organizers also banning Russia from competing. Ukraine joined the contest in 2003 and their three wins make them one of the most successful of the new … Read more

The Night Belongs to Ukraine as Space Man Returns to Earth

And then place in the main event as the votes. First the national juries and a deluge of twelve points for Ryder, whose playful charm operated all week (especially since he is obviously totally free). Incredibly, he was in first place, ahead of Sweden in the public vote (this time last year poor James Newman … Read more

Zelensky hails Ukraine’s Eurovision win

Published on: 05/15/2022 – 01:42 Ukraine’s Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision Song Contest in Italy on Saturday with their song “Stefania”, riding a wave of public support to claim an emotional victory hailed by the country’s president. Sung in Ukrainian, the winning song fused rap with traditional folk music and was a tribute to band … Read more

Rylan Clark reveals ridiculous Eurovision confusion during presentation from Turin

Rylan Clark has revealed he continues to be mistaken for a Eurovision contestant as he hosted BBC coverage of this year’s semi-finals in Turin. The presenter confessed there were a number of occasions this week where other people wished him “good luck” thinking he was in competition. Appearing on The One Show on Thursday night, … Read more

Eurovision hopeful Sam Ryder admits he befriended Jamie Lee Curtis

‘The fact that she’s a fan of me will always be surreal’: British Eurovision hopeful Sam Ryder admits he struck up unlikely friendship with Jamie Lee Curtis By Kenzi Devine for Mailonline Published: 2:05 p.m. EDT, May 14, 2022 | Update: 2:28 p.m. EDT, May 14, 2022 Sam Ryder has revealed he struck up an … Read more