Eurovision Song Contest Monthly Update: July 2016

Welcome to your monthly update for the Eurovision Song Contest where you get updated on everything that happened in this month.

July 2016

In July, Ukraine announced the 6 cities that entered a bid to host the Eurovision Song Contest of 2017. After a presentation for the committee the amount of cities was reduced to three. Kyiv, Odessa and Dnipro are still in the race.

The Eurovision Song Contest has been nominated for a Rose d'Or award in the entertainment category. The previous time the Eurovision Song Contest won a Rose d'Or award was in 2011.

Slovenia and Armenia announced more details about their national selections

You can find out what the 5 most watched videos were this month

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