Today's Five Best Columns
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May 29, 2014 5:56PM ET
Russia and two of its former satellite states, Belarus and Kazakhstan, have turned their Eurovision voting bloc into a lucrative Eurasian trade alliance.
May 15, 2014 1:34PM ET
Conchita Wurst’s triumph at Eurovision this year has prompted Russian officials to call for the country's exit of the contest and start their own "straight," family-friendly version.
May 10, 2014 2:26PM ET
Hello, Copenhagen! The grand final 2014 Eurovision Song Contest is finally upon us, and wherever you are in the world, we hope you've picked a country to support and a comfortable place to sit.
May 9, 2014 3:38PM ET
Americans can only enjoy the bejeweled beauty and pageantry of the Eurovision Song Contest from afar, but that doesn't mean we can't take part in our own, sad little way.
May 8, 2014 12:08PM ET
Even after two semi-finals this week, there will still be a whopping 26 songs competing to win the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday night. We're placing our bets on Armenia, Ukraine, and, improbably, the UK.
May 7, 2014 1:23PM ET
Since Eurovision adopted its current voting system, where dozens of countries assign between one and 12 points to the competition’s entries via telephone voting, only 14 songs out of thousands have received the most dreaded rating of all: “Nul points.”
May 6, 2014 3:36PM ET
Beneath the annual extravaganza of sequins and lights, the Eurovision Song Contest is an undeniably political event, from the strategic voting to using the competition as a way to boost a country's image on the continent.
May 6, 2014 1:48PM ET
The 2014 Eurovision Song Contest comes to a head this Saturday in Copenhagen. Time to get ready.
May 30, 2012 10:21AM ET
Hosting The Eurovision Song Contest was a really big deal for Azerbaijan, so foiling an alleged terrorist plot to attack it was a pretty big deal too, which the country kept secret for weeks.