Voti ricevuti a Febbraio 2012

27 02 2012

Il terzo ritorno consecutivo (e quarto in totale) di un artista che aveva già partecipato in precedenza al The Countdown Song Contest è stato premiato con un ventiduesimo posto di tutto rispetto. Il brano di Simona Molinari “La verità”, estratto dall’album ‘Tua’ come il precedente brano rappresentante “Forse”, è stato apprezzato e vota dalle seguenti quattordici giurie:

(12) Bulgaria – (7) France, Greece, Iceland – (5) Argentina, Germany – (4) Czech Republic, Ireland – (2) Algeria, Cyprus, Estonia – (1) Lebanon, Lithuania, Romania





La top10 italiana per lo Showdown on the Countdown 2011

20 01 2012

Ora che i risultati sono stati resi pubblici, possiamo anche svelare i voti dati dall’Italia nell’edizione con le migliori tracce del 2011 appena conclusasi:

12 ) Posted Image La Oreja de Van Gogh – La niña que llora en tus fiestas – ES (Yolanda) – SEPTEMBER #1
10 ) :Denmark: Denmark – Agnes Obel – Riverside – DK (Jonathan) – JANUARY #1
8 ) Posted Image Crystal Castles feat. Robert Smith – Not In Love – CA (James) – MARCH #1
7 ) :Uruguay: Closet – Mystical Violence – UY (Esteban) – FEBRUARY #3
6 ) Posted Image Hollywood Nobody – A Bow to My Violin – ID (Rahmat) – AUGUST #2
5 ) Posted Image Katie Scott & The Miss T’s – That’s The Game – NZ (Debbie) – NOVEMBER #3
4 ) Posted Image Imany – You Will Never Know – FR (Gabriel) – JULY #3
3 ) Posted Image Hooverphonic – Anger Never Dies – BE (Frederic) – JUNE #2
2 ) Posted Image Vicky – Feel Good – IS (Trausti) – OCTOBER #3

1 ) Posted Image Jelonek – Romantic Revenge – PL (Marco) – DECEMBER #1





Showdown on The Countdown 2011

22 12 2011

Dear People from all around the world
Welcome to the Showdown On The Countdown!
The best ranked three songs from each month of the year’s competition are put them head to head to find out which one of them will be titled
THE WINNER OF 2011.

A total of 36 songs, from 21 countries (last year 22) will be competing in this year’s Showdown.
5 from USA
4 from Iceland
3 from Canada and Indonesia
2 from Denmark, Norway, France, Spain
1 from The Netherlands, Israel, Uruguay, Malaysia, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, Estonia, Romania, Ireland, New Zealand, Poland and Serbia

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Below is the list of competing songs:


207 ( 1 ) Posted Image Crystal Castles feat. Robert Smith – Not In Love – CA (James) – MARCH #1
206 ( 1 ) Posted Image Manchester Orchestra – Virgin – US (Daniel) – OCTOBER #1
201 ( 1 ) :Denmark: Agnes Obel – Riverside – DK (Jonathan) – JANUARY #1
167 ( 1 ) Posted Image 77 Bombay Street – Up In The Sky – CH (Giacomo) – JULY #1
161 ( 1 ) Posted Image Lana Del Rey – Blue Jeans – US (Daniel) – DECEMBER #1
160 ( 2 ) Posted Image Jelonek – Romantic Revenge – PL (Marco) – DECEMBER #1
157 ( 3 ) Posted Image Irish Stew of Sindidun – Lady of New Tomorrow – RS (Jeff) – DECEMBER #1
153 ( 1 ) Posted Image Within Temptation – Faster – NL (Martin) – APRIL #1
150 ( 2 ) Posted Image Alison Krauss & Union Station – Paper Airplane – US (Daniel) – JULY #2
147 ( 2 ) Posted Image Sajama Cut – Twice (Rung the Ladder) – ID (Rahmat) – APRIL #2
146 ( 1 ) Posted Image Of Monsters and Men – Dirty Paws – IS (Trausti) – NOVEMBER #1
143 ( 2 ) :Iceland: Ólöf Arnalds feat. Björk – Surrender – IS (Trausti) – JANUARY #2
141 ( 2 ) Posted Image Alexandra Stan – Mr. Saxobeat – RO (Iolanda) – OCTOBER #2
140 ( 1 ) :USA: Azure Ray – Larraine – US (Daniel) – FEBRUARY #1
140 ( 2 ) Posted Image Lisa Hannigan – Knots – IE (Manus) – NOVEMBER #2
137 ( 3 ) Posted Image Daniela & Ben Spector feat. M. Jack Bee – Cut It Out – IL (Shay) – APRIL #3
137 ( 1 ) Posted Image La Oreja de Van Gogh – La niña que llora en tus fiestas – ES (Yolanda) – SEPTEMBER #1
137 ( 2 ) Posted Image Björk – Crystalline – IS (Trausti) – SEPTEMBER #2
135 ( 3 ) :Norway: Madcon feat. Ameerah – Freaky Like Me – NO (Stian) – JANUARY #3
133 ( 2 ) Posted Image Crocodiles Inc – The Dark Passenger – FR (Gabriel) – MARCH #2
132 ( 1 ) Posted Image Russian Red – I Hate You But I Love You – ES (Yolanda) – JUNE #1
132 ( 3 ) Posted Image Katie Scott & The Miss T’s – That’s The Game – NZ (Debbie) – NOVEMBER #3
128 ( 3 ) Posted Image Philter – Revolver – NO (Stian) – SEPTEMBER #3
127 ( 3 ) Posted Image Medina – Addiction – DK (Jonathan) – MARCH #3
126 ( 2 ) :Indonesia: Roman Foot Soldiers – Streets Without Signs – ID (Rahmat) – FEBRUARY #2
126 ( 3 ) :Uruguay: Closet – Mystical Violence – UY (Esteban) – FEBRUARY #3
124 ( 3 ) Posted Image Imany – You Will Never Know – FR (Gabriel) – JULY #3
123 ( 1 ) Posted Image Regina Spektor – The Sword & The Pen – US (Daniel) – AUGUST #1
122 ( 2 ) Posted Image Hooverphonic – Anger Never Dies – BE (Frederic) – JUNE #2
122 ( 2 ) Posted Image Hollywood Nobody – A Bow to My Violin – ID (Rahmat) – AUGUST #2
121 ( 3 ) Posted Image Vicky – Feel Good – IS (Trausti) – OCTOBER #3
120 ( 3 ) Posted Image These Kids Wear Crowns – Jumpstart – CA (James) – JUNE #3
119 ( 1 ) Posted Image Yuna – Deeper Conversation – MY (Freddie) – MAY #1
119 ( 3 ) Posted Image Ewert And The Two Dragons – Jolene – EE (Harles) – AUGUST #3
114 ( 2 ) Posted Image Metric – Help, I’m Alive (Acoustic Version) – CA (James) – MAY #2
108 ( 3 ) Posted Image Modà – Vittima – IT (Antonio) – MAY #3

Deadline to vote is on Saturday the 14th January at 11.59am (CET). The results will be posted that evening.
Email your votes to me: jassami@yahoo.co.uk
The standard Countdown 12pt-1pt voting system applies.

ALL MANAGERS that took part in TC are invited to vote, not just current managers. And I hope that everyone will vote!!! You can vote for your own country but be fair.

Happy Voting!
Vote on what you like. Listen to songs again, even if you know them. Dont vote for or against some song judging by the country of origin, language, manager… Vote and enjoy…

Lets make the 2012 each one of us the best it can… Remember the Domino effect of every smile, every good did, of every positive energy and happy thought. remember the power of love.

And Merry Christmas Everybody and Happy every day!





The Countdown – December 2011

28 11 2011

Location: Grindavik, Iceland
Spot: Bláa Lónið (Blue Lagoon)
Activity: Relaxing in the Warm geothermal Seawater
Slogan: Hot like Lava, Cold like Glacier!
Competition: The Countdown December 2011:

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54 entrants are:
Posted Image A.F.F.E.N – Like Life Easily Ended – ID
Posted Image Adonis – Sawt l madini – LB
Posted Image Almah – Zombies Dictator – BR
Posted Image Aobozu – Hoshi no sumika – JP
Posted Image Árstíðir – Ljóð í Sand – IS
Posted Image August – Thanks to You – BE
Posted Image Axel – Un nuevo sol – AR
Posted Image Bastian Baker – Lucky – CH
Posted Image Bitches With Wolves – Hurricane – IE
Posted Image Brahim Sarem & Hayet Zerrouk – Ghir keddamek – DZ
Posted Image Bunny Lake – Follow The Sun – AT
Posted Image Campo – La marcha tropical – UY
Posted Image Dani’el – Safe – HR
Posted Image Denébola – Profana mi pecho – CL
Posted Image Edsilia Rombley & Ruth Jacott – Uit het oog niet uit mijn hart – NL
Posted Image Frankie Chavez – Family Tree – PT
Posted Image Harel Skaat – Hamea Ha-21 – IL
Posted Image Irish Stew of Sindidun – Lady of New Tomorrow – RS
Posted Image Ivi Adamou – Voltes St’ Asteria – CY
Posted Image Ivo Grīsniņš Grīslis – Ne še, Ne te – LV
Posted Image Jelonek – Romantic Revenge – PL
Posted Image JiaJia – Zhi zu – CN
Posted Image Lana Del Rey – Blue Jeans – US
Posted Image Laura Pausini – Benvenuto – IT
Posted Image Lester The Fierce – Holland – AU
Posted Image LILAC. – Toodoobation – BY
Posted Image Magali Luque – Espina – PE
Posted Image Manny Audico & Cooperativa – Trivia – DO
Posted Image Maria Group – Posmotri v moi glaza – UA
Posted Image Metsatöll – Muhu õud – EE
Posted Image MFÖ – Masal – TR
Posted Image Mimi Blix – Forever – NO
Posted Image Mlask – Rum to room 22 – CZ
Posted Image Morandi – Serenada – RO
Posted Image Nadhira feat. Ron E Jones -Tear Us Apart – MY
Posted Image New Skin – Pipelines of Sorrow – AZ
Posted Image Nightwish – Storytime – FI
Posted Image Nina Nikolina – Ti (2011 Remix) – BG
Posted Image Nina Pušlar – Tik tak tok – SI
Posted Image Nyusha – Vishe – RU
Posted Image Odett – Van az a pillanat – HU
Posted Image Okills – Gritarte – VE
Posted Image Pandora feat. Stacy – Why – SE
Posted Image Richard Müller – Ešte – SK
Posted Image Robot Koch – Glassdrops – DE
Posted Image Sakis Rouvas – Kane na min s’agapiso – GR
Posted Image Skipi & Tyzee – Momentot – MK
Posted Image Steps – Deeper Shade of Blue – UK
Posted Image Stilettos – Click Click Click – DK
Posted Image Tablo feat. Tae-Yang – Tomorrow – KR
Posted Image The Post – Blind Lady – LT
Posted Image Vanessa Paradis & -M- – La Seine – FR
Posted Image Villainy – Alligator Skin – NZ
Posted Image We Are Standard – Bring Me Back Home – ES

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Deadlines:
The deadline to vote in The Countdown December 2011 competition is on the 18th of December (that is a Sunday) at 21.59 UTC+0 (GMT). The deadline to send in your songs is on the 25th of December at 22.59 UTC+0 (GMT) (because of Showdown on The Countdown and X-mas).





Voti ricevuti a Novembre 2011

28 11 2011

Per il terzo mese consecutivo l’Italia resta stabilmente in top10. Dopo il settimo posto di Giorgia a Settembre, e l’ottavo di Simona Molinari di Ottobre, i Dama con “Breaking Dawn” rimangono stabilmente nella stessa posizione conquistata nella precedente edizione collezionando ben 104 punti dalle seguenti giurie:

(12) Denmark – (10) Lebanon – (8) Belarus, Macedonia – (7) Australia, Brazil, China, Israel, Romania – (6) Greece, Turkey – (5) Germany, Iceland – (4) Hungary – (3) Finland – (1) Slovenia, South Korea





Voti ricevuti a Ottobre 2011

24 10 2011

L’Italia resta stabilmente in top10 anche ad Ottobre. Dopo il settimo posto de “Il mio giorno migliore” di Giorgia, “Forse” cattura l’attenzione di ben 18 manager su 53 facendo classificare Simona Molinari all’ottavo posto con ben 88 punti ricevuti dalle seguenti giurie:

(12) Japan – (10) Cyprus – (8) Iceland, New Zealand – (7) Belgium, Norway – (5) Ireland, Macedonia – (4) Czech Republic, Estonia, Romania – (3) Malaysia, Poland – (2) Canada, Greece, Slovakia – (1) Finland, Lithuania





La top10 Italiana di Ottobre 2011

24 10 2011

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

12 ) Posted Image Omega Lithium – Dance With Me – HR
10 ) Posted Image Klee – Außer Atem – DE
8 ) Posted Image The Young Professionals – D.I.S.C.O. – IL
7 ) Posted Image Vicky – Feel Good – IS
6 ) Posted Image Freaks On Floor – Freedom Peace & Me – LT
5 ) Posted Image Adri Vainilla – Te creo – PE
4 ) Posted Image Compact Disco – Feel The Rain – HU
3 ) Posted Image Eefje de Visser – Hartslag – NL
2 ) Posted Image Stavros Mihalakakos – Mi hathis – CY
1 ) Posted Image Ani Lorak – Sprosi – UA