The Countdown – April 2010

29 03 2010

United Kingdom Beautiful Beaches!

It is not true that there are no amazing beaches in Great Britain, let’s check out some of the hottest while introducing our 48 contestants in this month’s competition.

and the finale is taking place on (in my opinion the hottest of them all) Sanna Bay beach.

Now, let’s meet 48 of the hottest new releases on the planet!

Algeria – Cheb Bilal – Enti enti
Argentina – Gustavo Cerati – Rapto
Azerbaijan – Jay Meel – Qaldi yadimda
Belgium – Jessy – Missing
Brazil – Monique Kessous – Com essa cor
Bulgaria – Damian Popov – Gepi me
Canada – Broken Social Scene – All To All
Colombia – La Beltek – No llorar
Croatia – ET – Prazan stan
Cyprus – Despina Olympiou – Adynamia
Czech Republic – Midi Lidi – Do člna
Denmark – Men Among Animals – White
Dominican Republic – Juan Luis Guerra – Bachata en Fukuoka
Egypt – Khaled Selim – Cuatro letras
El Salvador – Salaya feat. Franco de Real Akademia – Sin mí
Estonia – Hannah – Shadow On The Wall
Finland – Anna Eriksson – Mad Girl’s Love Song
France – Luke – Pense à moi
Georgia – PlaY ParaNoiD – Run Away
Germany – Cascada – Pyromania
Greece – Kostas Martakis feat. DesiSlava – Agapi mou (Loving U)
Hungary – Žagar feat. Underground Divas – Wings of Love
Iceland – Seabear – I’ll Built You A Fire
Indonesia – Kotak – Pelan pelan saja
Ireland – Roberta Howett – Beautiful Lies
Israel – Hadag Nahash – Shir nehama
Italy – Crookers – Put Your Hands On Me feat. Kardinal Offishall & Carla-Marie
Latvia – Triānas Parks – Nochnoj tramvaj
Lithuania – Moondust – Wonderland
Malaysia – The Fabulous Cats – Cinta Kosmik
Mexico – Paté De Fuá – Celoso y desubicado
Morocco – Hoba Hoba Spirit – Terrorist
Netherlands – Caro Emerald – A Night Like This
New Zealand – Hollie Smith – Mamma
Norway – Aleksander With feat. Lene Marlin – Worth It
Poland – Novika – Perfect Beach
Portugal – Diabo na Cruz – Os loucos estão certos
Serbia – Anabela – Moj dragi
Slovenia – Alenka Godec – Vsak je sam
South Africa – The Parlotones – Push Me to The Floor
Spain – Mojinos Escozíos – Qué bonito sería
Sweden – Star Pilots – I’m Alive
Switzerland – DJ Bobo – Superstar
Turkey – maNga – Cevapsız sorular
Ukraine – Pianoboy – Where Do We Go From Here?
United Kingdom – Amy Macdonald – Don’t Tell Me That It’s Over
USA – Flyleaf – Again
Venezuela – La Vida Bohème – El sentimiento ha muerto

Downloads:
All files are separately available on mediafire (all 48 songs)
http://www.mediafire.com/?sharekey=9611110…6e38d13f15c3e80

multiupload:
http://www.multiupload.com/BQMC4DX8SD (47 out of 48 songs)

http://www.multiupload.com/29JT2YUXQH Latvian song

sendspace:
http://www.sendspace.com/file/jpwnnv (47 out of 48 songs)

http://www.sendspace.com/file/nhk8wj Latvian song

Colombian song: (better version):
http://www.sendspace.com/file/t53pew

Deadlines:

The deadline to vote in this edition and to send your songs for The Countdown May 2010 is on the 25th of April (that is a Sunday) at 20.59 (CET).





Voti ricevuti a Marzo 2010

29 03 2010

La nostra artista più famosa all’estero non si smentisce, e con il suo ultimo singolo prima della preannunciata pausa artistica di due anni, regala all’Italia una terza posizione di tutto merito. “Casomai” è la canzone dei record della nostra nazione nel The Countdown, pur non classificandosi più in alto del secondo posto, grazie ai voti dei manager delle seguenti nazioni:

(12) Cyprus
(12) Egypt
(12) El Salvador
(12) Slovenia
(12) Sweden
(10) Malaysia
(8) Morocco
(7) Azerbaijan
(7) Israel
(5) South Africa
(4) Norway
(3) Argentina
(3) Georgia
(3) Greece
(2) Brazil

Grazie a tutti voi per aver votato la mia canzone!





La top10 Italiana di Marzo 2010

29 03 2010

Ora che i risultati sono stati resi pubblici, possiamo anche svelare i voti dati dall’Italia nell’edizione appena conclusasi:

(12) Ukraine – JaMaLa – You’re Made of Love
(10) Azerbaijan – X-side – Stay
(8) Iceland – Dikta – Thank You
(7) Greece – Mikro – People
(6) Malaysia – Nikki – Hawa
(5) Egypt – Khaled Selim feat. Arabian Knights – Desert Queen
(4) Switzerland – Kirsty – Don’t Say
(3) Australia – Sia – You’ve Changed
(2) Latvia – STandART – Animals of Our Kind
(1) USA – Vedera – Satisfy




March 2010 results

29 03 2010
Here is the scorewiz:

http://www.tummiweb.com/escnation/scorewiz/show.php?id=91756

The official results!

117 ( 1 ) United Kingdom – Ou Est Le Swimming Pool – Dance The Way I Feel (Martin)
116 ( 2 ) Canada – LIGHTS – Ice (Elia)
112 ( 3 ) Italy – Laura Pausini – Casomai (Antonio)
110 ( 4 ) Australia – Sia – You’ve Changed (Andrew)
104 ( 5 ) Iceland – Dikta – Thank You (Helgi)
98 ( 6 ) USA – Vedera – Satisfy (Daniel)
95 ( 7 ) France – Gaëtan Roussel – Help Myself (Nous ne faisons que passer) (Lionel)
89 ( 8 ) Denmark – Kasper Bjørke – Young Again (Frederik)
86 ( 9 ) Ukraine – JaMaLa – You’re Made of Love (Evgen)
78 ( 10 ) Greece – Mikro – People (Babis)
74 ( 11 ) Latvia – STandART – Animals of Our Kind (Zane)
74 ( 12 ) Estonia – Koit Toome – Kaugele siit (Ergo)
70 ( 13 ) Norway – Elin Gaustad – Confessional Song (Stian)
67 ( 14 ) Sweden – Linda Bengtzing & Velvet – Victorious (Liza)
65 ( 15 ) Serbia – Jelena Karleuša – Insomnia (Jeff)
64 ( 16 ) New Zealand – The Mint Chicks – She’s A Mod (Debbie)
61 ( 17 ) Colombia – Shakira feat. ‘Lil Wayne – Give It Up To Me (Juan)
60 ( 18 ) Cyprus – Anna Vissi feat. Dave Stewart – Leap of Faith (Fotiana)
55 ( 19 ) Russia – Roma Kenga – Summer Night City (Alexander)
53 ( 20 ) Switzerland – Kirsty – Don’t Say (Giacomo)
53 ( 21 ) Israel – Shira Gavrielov – Don’t Just Walk On By (Raz)
53 ( 22 ) Hungary – Péterfy Bori & Love Band – Bűvös vadász (Balázs)
51 ( 23 ) Belgium – Katerine – Enjoy the Day (Yves Gaillard Mix) (Frederic)
51 ( 24 ) Azerbaijan – X-side – Stay (Said)
46 ( 25 ) El Salvador – Gílber Cáceres – Sencilla y frágil (Humberto)
45 ( 26 ) Brazil – Valkyrias – Feel Good (Marcos Henrique)
43 ( 27 ) Ireland – Jedward feat. Vanilla Ice – Under Pressure (Manus)
42 ( 28 ) Croatia – Marko Tolja – Sama si i ti (Boris)
36 ( 29 ) Poland – Koka – 5 minut (Marco)
35 ( 30 ) Morocco – Hindi Zahra – Set Me Free (Khalil)
35 ( 31 ) Lithuania – The Colours Of Bubbles – Today (Tadas)
33 ( 32 ) Germany – Culcha Candela – Monsta (Daniel)
33 ( 33 ) Egypt – Khaled Selim feat. Arabian Knights – Desert Queen (Mostafa)
32 ( 34 ) Georgia – Stephane & 3G – Amazing (Zako)
31 ( 35 ) Argentina – La Portuaria – Amanece en la ciudad (Gastón)
29 ( 36 ) Slovenia – Dan D – Čas (Urban)
29 ( 37 ) Spain – Supersubmarina – Supersubmarina (Yolanda)
28 ( 38 ) Finland – Aurium – Levoton (Juho)
25 ( 39 ) Algeria – Lil-K – Jeunesse bledi (Nabil)
25 ( 40 ) South Africa – Overtone & Yollandi Nortjie – World In Union ’95 (Adriaan)
24 ( 41 ) Malaysia – Nikki – Hawa (Freddie)
24 ( 42 ) Venezuela – Atkinson – Así es como te amo (José)
19 ( 43 ) Bulgaria – Miro feat. Magi – Svetyt e moi (Nevena)
18 ( 44 ) Indonesia – Ello, Ipang, Berry (St Loco) & Lala – Buka semangat baru (Rahmat)
17 ( 45 ) Czech Republic – Criminal Colection – Zemljanka (Lukáš)
16 ( 46 ) Portugal – D’ZRT – Feeling (Edgar)
0 ( 47 ) Kazakhstan – Sunkar Tobi – Akkudai arman (Estella)

I really hope I would never have to face such a situation, I have no words to describe it but “disgusting!”. Czech Republic’s votes were delivered by their new manager. Australia, Kazakhstan and Russia end up with – 12. Congrats to the UK, Canada and Italy.





LAURA PAUSINI – Casomai

2 03 2010

http://www.laurapausini.com/
http://www.myspace.com/laurapausiniofficial

Laura Pausini è una cantante  e cantautrice  italiana.
Ha iniziato la sua carriera nel 1993 con la vittoria nella categoria Nuove Proposte al Festival di Sanremo con il brano La solitudine. Nel corso della sua carriera si è esibita anche cantando in spagnolo, portoghese, inglese e francese.
Laura Pausini è una delle più popolari cantanti italiane e risulta attualmente essere la più famosa a livello internazionale, in particolar modo nei paesi dell’America Latina e dell’Europa.
A partire dal suo terzo album, Le cose che vivi, Laura scrive i testi delle sue canzoni in coppia con il suo fedelissimo co-autore Cheope (nome d’arte di Alfredo Rapetti) (figlio del paroliere Mogol), talvolta con altri autori o talvolta scrive testi da sola.
Il 3 novembre 2005 ha vinto il Latin Grammy Award, per miglior album Pop femminile con Escucha.
In data 8 febbraio 2006 le è stato assegnato il Grammy Award (riconoscimento musicale internazionale considerato equivalente ai premi Oscar cinematografici), per miglior album Pop latino dell’anno con Escucha.
L’8 novembre 2007 ha vinto il secondo Latin Grammy Award della sua carriera per miglior album Pop femminile con Yo canto.
Il 5 novembre 2009 ha vinto per la terza volta il Latin Grammy Award per miglior album pop femminile con Primavera anticipada.
Nel 2006 è stata insignita del titolo di Commendatore della Repubblica Italiana.
La sua voce viene considerata tra le più potenti del panorama canoro mondiale.
Dall’inizio della sua carriera ha venduto oltre 40 milioni di dischi.





The Countdown – March 2010

1 03 2010

HERE and NOW is the slogan of our biggest competition ever with as many as 47 entries submitted by managers from 47 countries! I’m so happy because we have beat the odds once again, now let’s take a tour of rural Denmark.

and our finale is taking place in the breathtaking Møns klint area!

47 of the hottest new releases from all over the World made it to the biggest finale of The Countdown ever!

Algeria – Lil-K – Jeunesse bledi
Argentina – La Portuaria – Amanece en la ciudad
Australia – Sia – You’ve Changed
Azerbaijan – X-side – Stay
Belgium – Katerine – Enjoy the Day (Yves Gaillard Mix)
Brazil – Valkyrias – Feel Good
Bulgaria – Miro feat. Magi – Svetyt e moi
Canada – LIGHTS – Ice
Colombia – Shakira feat. ‘Lil Wayne – Give It Up To Me
Croatia – Marko Tolja – Sama si i ti
Cyprus – Anna Vissi feat. Dave Stewart – Leap of Faith
Czech Republic – Criminal Colection – Zemljanka
Denmark – Kasper Bjørke – Young Again
Egypt – Khaled Selim feat. Arabian Knights – Desert Queen
El Salvador – Gílber Cáceres – Sencilla y frágil
Estonia – Koit Toome – Kaugele siit
Finland – Aurium – Levoton
France – Gaëtan Roussel – Help Myself (Nous ne faisons que passer)
Georgia – Stephane & 3G – Amazing
Germany – Culcha Candela – Monsta
Greece – Mikro – People
Hungary – Péterfy Bori & Love Band – Bűvös vadász
Iceland – Dikta – Thank You
Indonesia – Ello, Ipang, Berry (St Loco) & Lala – Buka semangat baru
Ireland – Jedward feat. Vanilla Ice – Under Pressure
Israel – Shira Gavrielov – Don’t Just Walk On By
Italy – Laura Pausini – Casomai
Kazakhstan – Sunkar Tobi – Akkudai arman
Latvia – STandART – Animals of Our Kind
Lithuania – The Colours Of Bubbles – Today
Malaysia – Nikki – Hawa
Morocco – Hindi Zahra – Set Me Free
New Zealand – The Mint Chicks – She’s A Mod
Norway – Elin Gaustad – Confessional Song
Poland – Koka – 5 minut
Portugal – D’ZRT – Feeling
Russia – Roma Kenga – Summer Night City
Serbia – Jelena Karleuša – Insomnia
Slovenia – Dan D – Čas
South Africa – Overtone & Yollandi Nortjie – World In Union ’95
Spain – Supersubmarina – Supersubmarina
Sweden – Linda Bengtzing & Velvet – Victorious
Switzerland – Kirsty – Don’t Say
Ukraine – JaMaLa – You’re Made of Love
United Kingdom – Ou Est Le Swimming Pool – Dance The Way I Feel
USA – Vedera – Satisfy
Venezuela – Atkinson – Así es como te amo

downloads :

google:
http://groups.google.com/group/thecountdowna/files?hl=en
http://groups.google.com/group/thecountdownx/files?hl=en
http://groups.google.com/group/thecountdow…ond/files?hl=en
http://groups.google.com/group/thecountdownc/files?hl=en

multiupload:
http://www.multiupload.com/YJWYZ8LDNA

sendspace:
http://www.sendspace.com/file/dws85m

deadlines :

The deadline to vote in this edition and to submit your songs for The Countdown April 2010 is on the 27th of March (that is a Saturday) at 20:59 (CET).