For the fourth consecutive year, Ireland has failed to qualify for the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest.
After a disappointing run of non-qualifications to the Grand Final of the world’s largest entertainment event, Ireland is back again with another internal selection by RTÉ, and the promising Brendan Murray.
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Eurosong, Ireland’s contest to select a singer for Eurovision, is a different beast in 2015. No shirtfronts. No drug allegations. No mention of defamation proceedings. And even the computers worked!
[For Ireland] to fail to make the Top 10 in a 15 song semi with the UK voting is nothing short of disastrous …..