Week 37/2023 - Eurovision Radio International - 13 Sep 2023: Through the Summer: Interviews with Miki Nunez (Spain 2019), Ronella (Albania 2022), Anderz Wrethov (Sweden) and much more - PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW

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Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience  is broadcast from Malta's Radio 105FM on Tuesday evenings from 2100 - 0059 hours CET. The show is also broadcast live on  SWITCH Europe -   LIVE on Wednesday evenings from 1900 - 2300 hours CET as well as on the Facebook Page of Eurovision Radio International. Find out more details of how to tune in as well as the repeats - click here.

Join in this Wednesday, 13 Sep 2023 live from 1900 - 2300pmCET live on SWITCH Europe  and the Facebook Page of Eurovision Radio International for Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience with lots of good music and features related to the Eurovision Song Contest.


  • Interview with Miki Nunez (Spain 2019, Host of Benidorm Fest 2023)
  • Interview with Ronella (Albania 2022, Guest Artist at Benidorm Fest 2023)
  • Interview with Anderz Wrethov (Swedish Songwriter responsible for many Eurovision songs)
  • Eurovision Spotlight: (New Series) Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest with Dermot Manning
  • Eurovision News with Nick van Lith from www.escXtra.com
  • Eurovision Birthday File with David Mann
  • Eurovision Cover Spot with David Mann
  • Eurovision Calendar with Javier Leal
  • Your music requests
  • New Music Releases by Eurovision Artists

Through the Summer 2023 with Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience:  The Eurovision Song Contest 2023 was staged in Liverpool last May with Sweden's Loreen winning the contest for a second time after her victory in 2012 with the song "Euphoria". Her winning song for 2023 is "Tattoo". Radio International has still a number of interviews from the contest and the pre-events which will be shared during the next few summer weeks of 2023.

This week we have interviews Miki Nunez who represented Spain at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 with the song "La Venda" which came 22nd. Miki was the host of the 2023 edition of the Benidorm Festival which selected the entry for Spain to the Eurovision Song Contest 2023. Radio International's Salman was on location in Benidorm and met up with Miki for an interview which is on the show this week.

Also Salman chatted with Ronella who represented Albania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 with the song "Sekret". Ronella was invited as special guest at the Benidorm Festival 2023.

Swedish Singer / Songwriter Anderz Wrethov

Interview with Anderz Wrethov: Our third Interview is with Anderz Wrethov who is a songwriter from Sweden responsible for many Eurovision entries such as "Always" (Azerbaijan 2009), "Fuego" (Cyprus 2018), "Too late for love" (Sweden 2019) and "Voices" (Sweden 2021) just to mention a few. He also wrote many Meldofestivalen entries such as "Kizunguzungu", "Guld och gröna skogar", "In i dimman", "My Way " and "Vem e som oss" among others. A complete list of the songs written by Anderz Wrethov is available here. Radio International's JP had the pleasure to meet Anderz at Melodifestivalen 2023 and conducted an interview which you can hear on the show this week.

Also JP will be joined by David Mann for the Eurovision Birthday File and Eurovision Coverspot. The Eurovision News courtesy of escXtra.com with Nick van Lith. The Eurovision Spotlight is presented by Dermot Manning as a new series starts this week "The History of Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest".

Then there will be some of the great new releases of Eurovision artists are on the show as well as great Eurovision Classics. Javier will be updating us on the upcoming Eurovision events in his Eurovision Calendar including the Swedish Summer Sing-a-long Shows and and and....

The Radio International Interview Hall of Fame:

During the Interview Sessions Radio International takes photos and videos which you can find on the Radio International Interview Hall of Fame 2020 and 2021. To view the photos done during the interviews - click here - for the Radio International Hall of Fame Photo Album.

This is the Hall of Fame:
Dana, Charlotte Perrelli, Linda Martin,
Niamh Kavanagh, Katrina of Katrina and the Waves, Charlie McGettigan, Emmelie de Forest, Jamala, Chiara, Ulrikke, Anabel Conde, Scott Fitzgerald, Eldar of Ell and Nikki, Sanna Nielsen, Hera Björk, Bojana Stamenov, Deen, Lina Hedlund and Andreas Lundstedt from Alcazar, Poli Genova, Ira Losco, Jan Johansen Nicki French, Debbie Scerri, Rasmussen, Senhit, Rainer from Wind, Jalisse, Maja Keuc (Amaya),Thomas Forstner, Lisa Andreas, Esther Hart, Vanilla Ninja, Maja Keuc (Amaya), Sibel Tüzün, Sidsel Ben Semmane, Monika Linkyte, Boggie, Intelligent Music Project (Bulgaria 2022), Mia Dimsic (Croatia 2022), Andrea (North Macedonia 2022), Brooke Scullion (Ireland 2022), Citi Zeni (Latvia 2022), Ochman (Poland 2022), Anna Bergendahl, Tim Schou from a Friend in London, The Roop, Bilal of NorthKid, Cyan Kicks, Justs, James Newman, Serhat, Vanessa Amarosi, Lesley Roy, Brooke, Franklin, Martina Majerle of Quartissimo, Miriam Christine, Claudia Faniello, Fabrizio Faniello, Chanel, Jordan Ravi, Viorela Moraru, Mia Negovetic, Parvani Violet Vasil, Janice Mangion, Mariette, KEiiNO, Anett Kublin (Anett and Fredi), Tess Merkel, Glen Vella, Anton Ewald, Katrina Dimanta formerly of Aarzemnieki, ManuElla, Tusse, Blind Channel, Danny Saucedo, Jendrik, Tornike Kipiani, GO_A, Kurt Calleja, Rafał Brzozowski, Barbara Pravi, Fyr og Flamme, almost all artists from the Eurovision 2021 and 2022 class.

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Hour 1

Forogj vilag - Spin World
Eurovision 2005, Hungary, Number 12

Teya and Salena
Who the hell is Edgar
Eurovision 2023, Austria, Number 15

Teja and Salena
Bye Bye Bye
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Austria

Árva dal
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Hungary

Interview with Miki Nunez (Spain 2019, Host of Benidorm 2023), Salman

La Venda
Eurovision 2019, Spain, Number 22

Eurovision Birthday File with David Mann

Zdob Si Zdub & Fratii Advahov
Eurovision 2022, Moldova, Number 7

Eurovision 2006, Sweden, Number 5

2023, non-Eurovision

Airi Ojamets
Dream In A Dream
Eurovision 2005, Estonia National Selection, Number 4

Alwyn Borg Myatt
Let's Try Love Once More
Eurovision 2000, Malta National Final, Number 7

Hour 2

Fyr Og Flamme
Øve os på hinanden
Eurovision 2021, Denmark, Semi Final 2 Number 11

Let 3
Mama ŠČ!
Eurovision 2023, Croatia, Number 13

Let 3 ft El Combo
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Croatia

Fyr Og Flamme
Kærlighed Og Krig
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Denmark

Tone Sekelius
My Way
Melodifestivalen 2022, Sweden, Number 5

Interview with Anderz Wrethov (Songwriter at Melodifestivalen, Sweden)

He is an accomplished songwriter as part of Melodifestivalen, in which he has written 32 competing entries, winning twice in 2019 and 2021.

Azerbaijan 2009
Cyprus 2018
Sweden 2019
Sweden 2021

He wrote the official song for the Swedish Footbal Team for the FIFA Women's World Cup

In 2011, Wrethov released his first single and made his debut as a singer.

Some of the songs written by Anderz Wrethov:

Eurovision 2021, Sweden, Number 14

John Lundvik and the Mamas
Too late for love
Eurovision 2019, Sweden, Number 5

Aysel and Arash
Eurovision 2009, Azerbaijan, Number 3

Eleni Foureira
Eurovision 2019, Cyprus, Number 2

Melodifestivalen 2016, Sweden, Number 9

Hasse Andersson
Guld och gröna skogar
Melodifestivalen 2015, Sweden, Number 4

In i dimman
Melodifestivalen 2022, Sweden, Number 3

Anis Don Demina
Vem e som oss
Melodifestivalen 2020, Sweden, Number 5

Hour 3

Duncan Laurence
Eurovision Winner 2019, The Netherlands

Duncan Laurence
I Do (De Beste Zangers)
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, The Netherlands

2016, non-Eurovision

Eurovision News with Nick van Lith from escXtra.com

Wende and S10
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, The Netherlands

De Diepte
Eurovision 2022, The Netherlands, Number 11

Eurovision Spotlight: Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest with Dermot Manning (new series)

Siw Malmkvist
Alla andra faar varan
Eurovision 1960, Sweden, Number 10

The Family Four
Vita vidder
Eurovision 1971, Sweden, Number 6

Bjorn Skifs
Faangad i en droem
Eurovision 1981, Sweden, Number 10

Tommy Nilsson
En dag
Eurovision 1989, Sweden, Number 4

Jill Johnson
Kärleken Är
Eurovision 1998, Sweden, Number 10

The Ark
The Worrying Kind
Eurovision 2007, Sweden, Number 18

Hour 4

Emma Marrone
La mia citta
Eurovision 2014, Italy, Number 22

Tom Leeb
The Best in Me (Mon Alliee)
Eurovision 2020, France, contest cancelled

Tom Leeb
Nobody Knows Me Like You Do
NEW RELEASE: Aug 2023, France

Emma Marrone
Iniziamo Dalla Fine
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Italy

Interview with Ronella (Albania 2022, Special guest at Benidorm 2023), Salman

Eurovision 2022, Albania, Semi Final 1 Number 12

is it true
Eurovision 2009, Iceland, Number 2

Jóhanna Guðrún
Síðan hittumst við aftur
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Iceland

Eurovision Cover Spot with David Man

Michèle Arnaud
Ne crois pas (Studio version)
Eurovision 1956, Luxembourg, No placings made public

Michèle Arnaud
Les Amants De Minuit (Studio Version)
Eurovision 1956, Luxembourg, No placings made public

Camillo Felgen
So lange du da bist (2001 German version)
Eurovision 1960, Luxembourg, Number 13

Julie Pomorski
Dinja Ohra
EP by Julie Pomorski - Ħsieb
NEW RELEASE: Aug 2023, Malta

Krista Šujak
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Malta

Salvador Sobral ft Silvana Estrada
De la mano de tu voz
NEW RELEASE: Sep 2023, Portugal

Salvador Sobral
Amar pelos dois
Eurovision Winner 2017, Portugal

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