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Live Blog: Thursday 13 May

Welcome to the Live Blog for Thursday 13 May (Day 6).

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BREAKING NEWS: Eurovision 2019 Watch Party CONFIRMED 📺

To get you in the mood for this year’s Grand Final, will show the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in full this Saturday 15 May at 21:00 CEST on the official Eurovision YouTube channel.

Get ready: Watch Party - Eurovision Song Contest 2019 invites fans to Tweet along with our Watch Party for the 2019 Grand Final this Saturday 15 May. We'll premiere the show on our official YouTube Channel so everyone will be able to watch in sync, as one, together.

What’s more, from this weekend, the Eurovision Song Contest has two Twitter hashtag emojis: one on #Eurovision and the other on #OpenUp. Just Tweet using those hashtags during the week of the live finals and the emoji will magically appear when you post.

#Eurovision and #OpenUp Twitter Hashflags EBU

Eurovision is consistently one of the most-Tweeted events in the world. Last year, Eurovision made it into the top 25 most-Tweeted entertainment shows in the UK across the entire year - despite not having an official Contest!

So join us to once more enjoy the 64th Eurovision Song Contest, held in Tel Aviv after Netta won the 2018 Contest with her mega-bop TOY.

Oh, and fans of Eurovision rewatches will be pleased to learn that #EurovisionAgain will return in the Summer with a line-up of classic Contests.

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