Eurovision Song Contest

The Eurovision Song Contest, sometimes abbreviated to ESC and often known simply as Eurovision, is an international songwriting competition organised annually by the European Broadcasting Union, featuring participants representing... Wikipedia

  • Genre:  Music competition
  • Created by:  European Broadcasting Union
  • Based on:  Sanremo Music Festival
  • Presented by:  Various presenters
  • Country of origin:  Various participating countries
  • Original language(s):  English and French
  • No. of episodes:  66 contests, 98 live shows
  • Location(s):  Various host cities
  • Running time:  ~2 hours (semi-finals), ~4 hours (finals)
  • Production company(s):  European Broadcasting Union, Various national broadcasters
  • Distributor:  Eurovision
  • Picture format:  SDTV (4:3 aspect ratio) (1956–2004), SDTV (16:9 aspect ratio) (2005–2006), HDTV 1080i (2007–present) [tested in 2006]
  • Related shows:  Eurovision Young Musicians, Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Eurovision Choir, American Song Contest
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo