Though we’re formally into the Eurovision 2023 season, it can nonetheless be a while earlier than we hear any nationwide remaining and Eurovision songs. Fortunately, the music will at all times proceed and quite a lot of Eurovision artists are nonetheless producing new songs for us to take pleasure in.
Opposite to the generally perpetuated delusion in regards to the tune contest killing careers, we’re at all times thrilled to report that singers related to Eurovision are thriving.
Right here is our newest weekly roundup with a collection of simply a few of the songs and music movies launched lately by Eurovision stars.
New music from Eurovision artists: 2022 | Week 36
Francesca Michielin – “occhi grandi grandi”
Italy’s Francesca Michielin is telling a contemporary love story. The Eurovision 2016 star has caught the “occhi grandi grandi” (“massive massive eyes”) of somebody who rides on the identical subway as her each Friday. Francesca is attempting to construct up the braveness to speak to them however is struggling to search out the phrases: “I want to discuss to you however my voice breaks one step away from you / With out parachute […] It appears to fall / Out of your massive eyes as massive as the ocean / Come right here and hug me”.
Bilal Hassani – “Tout est Okay”
Bilal Hassani has introduced his new album will arrive at first of October. To coincide with the announcement, France’s Eurovision 2019 star has shared the pre-release single “Tout Est Okay” (“Every thing is Okay”). The tune comes with a music video that showcases Bilal like we’ve by no means seen him earlier than. Rocking a punk aesthetic with lengthy pink liberty spikes and mime-style white face paint, the French singer explores areas of Paris. In the meantime, Bilal sings of how everybody will meet the identical destiny in the long run, and so relatively than hate each other we should always let folks stay the life they select: “You drowned me in hate / However we each die / Ultimately it’s the identical / Would possibly as nicely be left alone […] We’ve got the proper to say to ourselves that every thing is okay”.
Manizha & MARKINA – “Ну же, Боже”
Manizha has joined forces with MARKINA for the brand new single “Ну же, Боже” (“Come on, God”). MARKINA kicks off the dramatic tune with the primary verse, then Eurovision 2021 star Manizha takes over for the second. The pair sing in regards to the ache and struggling that’s unfolding, with a as soon as entire Earth now shattering into items: “Come on, God, are you able to hear, give me your hand / Come on, God, are you able to hear, give me a mouthpiece / Every thing that I believed was everlasting has come to an finish”.
Edyta Górniak & Tomek Torres – “Free Your Coronary heart”
Edyta Górniak is providing us “energetic-musical help” by way of her new collaboration with Polish drummer Tomek Torres. “Free Your Coronary heart” is an atmospheric observe during which Edyta gives enchanting vocals over Tomek’s metal drums. Within the description of the audio video, Poland’s Eurovision 1994 star describes what the pair hope folks will take away from the tune:
“Occupied with those that dared to go away their consolation zone and alter their entire lives, along with Tomek Torres, now we have created energetic-musical help for you. The method of fixing your life, that’s your self, is commonly a fancy, lengthy and, sadly, painful course of. Every of us balances our personal power and the power of the universe each day by way of ideas, selections, selections and actions. By thus coming into the facet of the sunshine or the facet of the shadow. Each instructions and all selections are allowed within the evolutionary course of. Solely expertise brings us knowledge. However how far more stunning it’s to be on the facet of the sunshine and have the ability to continuously uncover its superb face, its perfection.”
Conchita Wurst – “All That I Wished”
Austria’s Conchita Wurst is kicking off the autumn with the brand new single “All That I Wished”. The Eurovision 2014 champion is dissatisfied a relationship didn’t work out and he nonetheless has this sure particular person firmly on his thoughts: “Why couldn’t you simply let me in […] It’s all that I needed / It’s all that I wanted to, wanted you”. Musically, this new tune blends alternative-pop verses with a danceable refrain.
Miki Núñez – “Dime Que No Duele”
“How will I proceed in case you are not / To present me melodies? / I simply hope that whenever you fly your wounds heal / Though all this makes mine open”. Miki Núñez is saying goodbye to a liked one with the brand new tune “Dime Que No Duele” (“Inform Me It Doesn’t Damage”). Spain’s Eurovision 2019 consultant serves up a percussion-driven pop tune that concurrently comprises emotions of pleasure and disappointment – the enjoyment of the time he spent with this individual however the disappointment that it’s now come to an finish. The accompanying music video tells this story by trying on the relationship between a grandchild and their grandmother.
Daði Freyr – “I’m Positive”
The previous few years have been a rollercoaster for Daði Freyr – going viral along with his Eurovision 2020 entry, not with the ability to carry out at Eurovision 2021 attributable to Covid-19 within the delegation, welcoming a brand new child into the world. In any case these emotional ups and downs, the Icelandic singer is confirming that “I’m Positive”. Daði brings us a catchy electro tune full of synth and digital manufacturing. Within the lyrics, Daði reassures his new potential accomplice that it’s OK for them to nonetheless be understanding who they’re as an individual: “It’s alright in case you’re taking your time / Individuals who have been discovered / Are the worst to be round anyway / OK all I needed to say / It’s alright”.
Blind Channel feat. Zero 9:36 – “Alive or Solely Burning”
Following the July launch of their new album, Life of the Sick & Harmful, Blind Channel have now shared the LP’s latest single. For the only launch of “Alive or Solely Burning”, Finland’s Eurovision 2021 band have requested American alternative-rock artist Zero 9:36 to characteristic on the observe. Zero 9:36 takes the lead on a few of the verses, including in additional hardcore and screamo vocals.
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe – “Luck Be A Girl”
Las Vegas is among the largest leisure cities on the earth. So it appears becoming that Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, two of the UK’s favorite entertainers, would use the American metropolis because the theme of their new upcoming album, Collectively In Vegas. Forward of the LP’s launch on the finish of October, the 2 singers have dropped the lead single “Luck Be A Girl”. Initially featured within the 1950 musical Guys and Dolls, the tune sees gambler Sky Masterson hoping he’ll win a wager. Thus, it’s the right tune for Eurovision 1992 alum Michael Ball and tenor singer Alfie Boe so as to add to their Vegas-themed album.
Tusse – “House”
“What number of nights do I have to lie awake, and / What number of years will go by earlier than I let it go? / And I can lastly transfer on / And I can say that I’m residence”. Eurovision 2021 star Tusse is attempting to maneuver on from a breakup, however at this stage he’s unsure how lengthy it can take him. The Swedish singer’s new single “House” is the ultimate addition to his Happiness Earlier than Love EP. Beginning off as a piano ballad, the observe progressively builds with the addition of strings and percussion.
SuRie – “Better of You”
“Better of You” first appeared on the charts in 2005 because the lead single from the Foo Fighters’s fifth studio album. Eurovision 2018 star SuRie has now launched her personal model of the tune 17 years later. The British singer strips issues again and delivers an unplugged rendition. Accompanied solely by piano, SuRie lets the emotion of the lyrics pour out in a brand new means: “Is somebody getting one of the best
/ The most effective, one of the best, one of the best of you? / Has somebody taken your religion? / It’s actual, the ache you’re feeling”.
REDDI – “Unhealthy Pop Music”
Since collaborating at Eurovision 2022, REDDI have gone from a quartet to a trio. Guitarist Agnes has determined to pursue her research, however Siggy, Ida and Ihan are persevering with on. The Danish-Swedish band will probably be hoping listeners don’t decide their new music to be a “Unhealthy Pop Music”. Very like their Eurovision entry, this newest observe shouldn’t be a lot pop-orientated however relatively a breath of punk rock. Within the lyrics, REDDI need their lover to show the quantity up on their relationship: “Flip it up slightly / Flip it up loud / Don’t flip me off like a foul pop tune / Come on, come on / You flip me on, me on”.
Omar Naber & Saša Lešnjek – “Glas Srca”
Two-time Eurovision act Omar Naber has dropped the brand new single “Glas Srca” (“The voice of the center”). He’s collaborating with fellow Slovenian singer Saša Lešnjek for the tune. The pair ship a romantic ballad that blends strings with a basic rock really feel (notably with the guitar solo within the bridge). Omar and Saša sing, “The voice of the center whispers / It performs comfortable music / Magical love, simply the 2 of us”.
Soluna Samay – “Lakehoney”
Soluna Samay is taking a dive into “Lakehoney”. Denmark’s Eurovision 2012 consultant additionally hopes her lover can dip their toes in along with her: “Oh, now I may very well be your lakehoney / Fairly child in case you include me / And in case you keep in my silver canoe / You could be my lakehoney too”. Musically, Soluna’s new single has an understated high quality, flowing alongside as a laidback indie-pop observe.
Jubël feat. Noa Kirel – “Fortunate”
Noa Kirel is feeling “Fortunate” and will probably be hoping that luck holds out till Eurovision 2023. For now, she’s teamed up with Swedish dance-pop duo Jubël for a brand new single. The trio ship a brief however candy observe with a relaxing but catchy vibe. Israel’s Kirel sings the refrain, noting how girl luck goes to assist her fortunes: “I should be mad / Somebody come cease me / I’m on a rant / You may put it on a tab / I’ll be sure that to pay it again / Trigger I’m fortunate”.
Jala Brat & Buba Corelli – “LaMelo”
Jala Brat continues his collaboration with Buba Corelli within the new mid-tempo hip hop single “LaMelo”. The Eurovision 2016 star leads the primary verse, Buba Corelli the second, then the 2 Bosnian rappers come collectively within the refrain. Of their lyrics, Jala and Buba focus on the experiences they’ve had with a particular somebody and the way loneliness has now crept in with out them: “Our bodies soften, I might do it yet again with you / It’s like I’m cursed, don’t say I’m dreaming every thing / And I can’t relax, my soul is alone”.
AWS – “Útvesztő”
Earlier than passing away in 2021, Örs Siklósi wrote quite a lot of songs that he hoped would kind a brand new AWS album. To ensure his expertise shouldn’t be forgotten, the rest of Hungary’s Eurovision 2018 group have launched certainly one of these songs – “Útvesztő” (“Maze”). The lyrics of the metalcore observe reference a misplaced soul hoping to search out fact: “No previous, no future / Simply me and my maze / No reply, no energy / However I’m searching for my creator”.
Eleni Foureira feat. Hawk – “Aya”
Eleni Foureira’s newest music video is for the only “Aya”. Coming from her latest album Poli_Ploki, the tune options Greek rapper Hawk. Within the video we see Eleni and Hawk one another from their respective flats earlier than discovering each other within the night time. The lyrics recommend they’ve beforehand had a relationship however since gone their separate methods. However Cyprus’s Eurovision 2018 star needs for them to rekindle the romance: “Aya, all these nights I’m searching for an indication that you’ll come again / Aya, I’ve modified and I’ll do no matter you ask me to / Aya, I’ve believed every considered you belonging to me”.
Karolina Gočeva – “Од небо до дно”
After a while away from the pop music scene, Karolina Gočeva is diving again in along with her newest single “Од небо до дно” (“From the sky to the underside”). North Macedonia’s two-time Eurovision star serves an upbeat disco-tinged observe that’s very straightforward to bop together with from the primary refrain onward. Karolina has additionally launched a model of the tune within the Croatian language, titled “Ti si moj”.
Which of those new songs is your favorite? Have we missed out on any? Do you might have any artists you need to shout out to? Tell us within the feedback.