Viacom’s Logo to broadcast Eurovision in the US28 April 2017
The Eurovision Song Contest will be broadcast in the United States on Viacom’s Logo channel for the second consecutive year.
Logo will air the 62nd Grand Final live and commercial free on Saturday 13th May.
The Contest will also be streamed on the channel’s website and LogoTV mobile app.
The Eurovision Song Contest’s executive supervisor Jon Ola Sand said: “The EBU is thrilled to be partnering with Logo for the second year running to bring the unique spectacle of the Eurovision Song Contest live to US audiences once again.
“We know that the Contest has a lot of dedicated fans in the United States and we’re excited that, thanks to Logo, even more viewers this year can discover the excitement of the world’s longest running annual TV music competition and “celebrate diversity” with audiences around the world.”
Pamela Post, SVP, progamming, Logo, added: “Logo is proud to return as the exclusive US broadcast home for the global phenomenon that is the Eurovision Song Contest.
“This cultural gem has taken worldwide audiences by storm and we’re thankful to once again partner with EBU so our viewers can watch the Grand Final live.”
The 62nd annual Eurovision Song Contest will be hosted by the Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv on 9th, 11th and 13th May.