Week 48/2023 - Eurovision Radio International - 29 Nov 2023: Junior Eurovision 2023 - We have a Winner, Interview with Ruslana (Winner 2004, Ukraine), Covers Spot, and lots more - PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW

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Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience

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, 29 Nov 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.


  • Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2023: Interviews with Italy's Melissa and Ranya
  • Interview with Eurovision Winner Ruslana (Ukraine 2004) done at Het Grote EurovisieSongfestivalFeest 2023 in Amsterdam on 16 Nov 2023 
  • New Music Releases by Eurovision Artists
  • Eurovision Spotlight: Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest with Ross Bennett
  • 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

Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2023 - And the Winner is.....:  The 21st edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest took place on Sunday on 26 November 2023 from the Palais Nikaïa in Nice, France hosted by Olivier Minne and Laury Thilleman.

Sixteen countries took part in the contest with Estonia debuting, Germany returning and taking a break are Serbia and Kazakhstan.

Participating countries were: Albania, Armenia, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Ukraine and United Kingdom. 


Zoé Clauzure from France

for winning the
Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2023
with the song


Junior Eurovision 2023 - THE SCOREBOARD

Updates from the official website of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest can be viewed here - click here. Alternatively, our friends from Wikipedia also have a good overview of the contest - click here.

Ruslana - Eurovision Winner 2004 - Ukraine "Wild Dances"

Het Grote Songfestival Feest 2023 - Interview with Eurovision Winner Ruslana (Ukraine 2004):  The 3rd edition of the Big Eurovision Festival (Het Grote Eurovisie Songfestivalfeest) took place in the Ziggo Dome of Amsterdam the Netherlands on 16 Nov 2023 with the participation of Alessandra・ALIKA・Bobbysocks・Charlotte Perrelli・Conchita Wurst・Cornelia Jakobs・Eleni Foureira・Ell & Nikki・Emmelie de Forest・Gjon's Tears・Gustaph・Johnny Logan・KEiiNO・Käärijä・Linda Wagenmakers・Luca Hänni・Måns Zelmerlöw・Rosa Linn・Ruslana・Ruth Jacott・Serhat・Stefania・The Roop・Verka Serduchka・WRS

JP and the colleagues of Radio International where there also attending the media meeting some of the artists for interviews. 

See some photos and videos of the concert and the interviews at the link below - Click Here

Radio International continues broadcasting the interviews this week on the show with Eurovision Winner Ruslana who won the Eurovision Song Contest 2004 with the song "Wild Dances". Ruslana has always been a great Ambassador for her country Ukraine at many events and has released a lot of great music over the years. The Team of Radio International had the pleasure to meet once again Ruslana at Het Grote Eurovisiesongfestival Feest 2023 in Amsterdam's Ziggo Dome on 16 Nov 2023 and interviewed the Eurovision Royalty. Listen to the interview on the show this week.


Eurovision Spotlight - Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest:  Sweden will be hosting the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 which will be the 68th contest in its history coming once again from the Malmoe Arena, Malmoe, Sweden on 07 & 09 May 2024 for the two Semi Finals and the Grand Final scheduled for Saturday 11 May 2024. In view of Sweden once again being the host of Eurovision after 2016 the Team of Radio International will look at the history of Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest that over the years really added amazing songs to the fans' music collections.

Also JP will be joined by David Mann for the Eurovision Birthday File and Eurovision Coverspot. The Eurovision Spotlight is presented by Ross Bennett as the series of Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest continues. It is a Radio International tradition to showcase the songs of the country that will host the next Eurovision Song Contest. So once again it is Sweden following the victory of Loreen for a second time after 2012 with "Euphoria" with the song for 2023 entitled "Tattoo".

Then there will be a lot of the great new releases of Eurovision artists on the show as well as great Eurovision Classics. Javier will be updating us on the upcoming Eurovision events in his Eurovision Calendar 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

La Venda
Eurovision 2019, Spain, Number 22

Ani Lorak
Shady Lady
Eurovision 2008, Ukraine, Number 2

Ani Lorak
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Ukraine

Sergio Dalma
Bailar Pegados
Eurovision 1991, Spain, Number 4

Sergio Dalma
Los de Septiembre
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Spain

Sergio Dalma, Miki Núñez
He tocat el cel
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Spain

Eurovision Birthday File

Brotherhood of Man
Save Your Kisses For Me
Eurovision Winner 1976, United Kingdom

Breaking My Heart
Eurovision 2023, Denmark, Semi Final 2 Number 14

Chris Doran
If the World stopped turning
Eurovision 2004, Ireland, Number 23
Happy 34th Birthday

Tim Schou
Heartbreak Hotel
Oct 2023, non-Eurovision

A Friend in London
A new tomorrow
Eurovision 2011, Denmark Number 5

Stefan Galea
Eurovision 2023, Malta ESC, Number 16

Hour 2
Interview Hour - Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2023

Krisia, Hasan & Ibrahim
Planet of the Children
Junior Eurovision 2014, Bulgaria, Number 2

Junior Eurovision 2023 Top 16 - 6 Rundown:

Anastasia Dymyd
Junior Eurovision 2023, Ukraine, Number 5

Stand Uniqu3
Back to Life
Junior Eurovision 2023, United Kindgom, Number 4

Yan Girls
Do It My Way
Junior Eurovision 2023, Armenia, Number 3

Sanra Valero
Junior Eurovision 2023, Spain, Number 2

Zoé Clauzure
Junior Eurovision Winner 2023, France

Interview with Melissa and Ranya (Junior Eurovision 2023, Italy)

Melissa and Ranya
Un mondo giusto
Junior Eurovision 2023, Italy, Number 11

Interview with Ruslana (Winner 2004, Ukraine) at Het Groote Eurovisiesongfestival Feest 2023

Wild Dances
Eurovision Winner 2004, Ukraine

Tom Dice
Me And My Guitar
Eurovision 2010, Belgium, Number 6
Happy 34th Birthday

Magdi Rusza
Unsubstantial Blues
Eurovision 2007, Hungary, Number 9
Happy 38th Birthday

Greetje Kauffeld
Wat een dag
Eurovision 1961, Netherlands, Number 10
Happy 84th Birthday

Hour 3

Guy Sebastian
Tonight again
Eurovision 2015, Australia, Number 5

Guy Sebastian
Angels Brought Me Here, Again
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Australia

Eurovision News with Nick from escXtra.com

Wolf Kati
Szerelem az égben
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Hungary

Anne Marie David
Tu te reconnaitras
Eurovision Winner 1973, Luxembourg

Anne Marie David
You came to me
NEW RELEASE: 07 Dec 2023

Eurovision Spotlight: Sweden's History at the Eurovision Song Contest with Ross Bennett

Lill Lindfors and Svante Thuresson
Nygammal vals eller hip man svinaherde
Eurovision 1966, Sweden, Number 2

Diggi-Loo Diggi-Ley
Eurovision Winner 1984, Sweden

Bara hon älskar mig
Eurovision 1997, Sweden, Number 14

Malena Ernman
La Voix
Eurovision 2009, Sweden, Number 21

Cornelia Jakobs
Hold Me Closer
Eurovision 2022, Sweden, Number 4

Hour 4

Avi Toledano
Eurovision 1982, Israel, Number 2

Eurovision 2021, Ukraine, Number 5

NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Ukraine

Avi Toledano
Our Birth Father
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Israel

The Eurovision Coverspot

Ann Chrsty
Dag vreemde man
Eurovision 1971, Belgium National Final, Number 2

Ann Christy
Could It Be Happiness? (Fully English version of Gelukkig Zijn)
Eurovision 1975, Belgium, Number 15

Gelukkig Zijn (2023 Cover)
Eurovision 1975, Belgium, Number 15

Eurovision 2022, Romania, Number 18

Hai inimă
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Romania

Andrew Lambrou
Break a Broken Heart
Eurovision 2023, Cyprus, Number 12

Andrew Lambrou
Take My Breath Away
NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Cyprus

Pastora Soler
Quédate conmigo
Eurovision 2012, Spain, Number 10

Pastora Soler
La moderna
NEW RELEASE: Oct 2023, Spain

Eurovision 2023, Estonia, Number 8

NEW RELEASE: Nov 2023, Estonia

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