Really bad news: Eurovision is going ahead

Really bad news: Eurovision is going ahead


norman lebrecht

January 09, 2021

The annual xenophobia fest known as the Eurovision Song Contest, cancelled last year due to Covid, will be held in Rotterdam on May 22, it was confirmed today.


  • M McAlpine says:

    Thanks for the early warning, Norman!

  • Micaelo Cassetti says:

    The best one ever was the Father Ted take.

  • Nijinsky says:

    And the true adult version gets no funding waging hinges.

  • Tex says:

    Can’t wait!

  • Hayne says:

    Good one Norman! I would substitute provincialism for xenophobia however.

  • IP says:

    Sad news, but bearing no relation to music.

  • Treetop says:

    What makes it xenophobic?

  • Roman says:

    Could someone educate me what is xenophobic with Eurovision? I am not interested in Eurovision at all, but I am just curious. I thought people are just singing songs there?

  • Beema says:

    it is celebration of love! how dare u #europe #eurovision