Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest

  1. Dusseldorf To Host Eurovision 2011

    October 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The 2011 Eurovision Song Contest will take place on May 14, 2011 in Düsseldorf at the Esprit Arena football stadium. The location was confirmed today (Oct. 12) by German broadcasting organization ARD. The venue has a 50,000-capacity. German entran ...

  2. Eurovision Winner To Defend Title

    June 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lena Meyer-Landrut, the 19-year-old German winner of the 55th Eurovision Song Contest, is to defend her title at next year's event - the first winner to do so since the Netherlands' Corry Brokken in 1957/1958. The surprise decision was a ...

  3. German Teenager Wins Eurovision

    May 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Nineteen-year-old German Lena won the 55th Eurovision song contest with the British-styled pop number "Satellite" on Saturday, beating 24 other contestants in one of Europe's most watched TV programs. Lena, the second German winner ...

  4. Ireland Out Of Eurovision

    May 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Ireland's entry for the Eurovision Song Contest has failed to make the final on Saturday (May 16). Sinead Mulvey and Black Daisy did not get past last night's (May 14) semi-final stage at the Olimpiysky venue in Moscow with their song &q ...

  5. Germany Chooses Eurovision Act

    February 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST Alex Swings Oscar Sings is the act representing Germany at the 54th Eurovision Song Contest in Moscow on May 16, with the song "Miss Kiss Kiss Bang." The duo features Alex Christensen from Hamburg, and singer and dancer Oscar Loya, who c ...