In the six weeks since we launched our prediction polls, Wiwi’s readers have cast a total of 13,352 votes to to determine who will win the first and second semi-finals at ESC 2012. In our second update, we see that Greece’s Eleftheria Eleftheriou, Cyprus’ Ivi Adamou, Sweden’s Loreen and Serbia’s Zeljko Jokismovic remain the favorites […]
Officials behind Eurovision in Concert—the biggest pre-Eurovision event on the continent—have confirmed that Cyprus’ Ivi Adamou has withdrawn from the concert just two weeks ahead of show time. Although they did not elaborate on the reasons why, an investigation by WiwiBloggs.Com suggests that financial hardship led to the withdrawal.
Plenty of Eurovision fans have fallen in love with Cyprus’ entry “La La Love”—including the music unprofessionals of the Wiwi Jury. But in recent days questions have surfaced as to whether skinny babe Ivi Adamou can actually sing live. If she has a good voice then why is she lip-synching in clubs throughout Europe?
Wiwi’s Jury journeyed to the sunny island of Cyprus this morning to review Ivi Adamou’s “La La Love.” Did it set our hearts racing, or have us diving into the ocean ahead of Eurovision 2012? Check out our quick takes below…
UPDATE: On January 25 a professional jury and the public agreed with Wiwi’s voters: Ivi will sing “La La Love” at Eurovision 2012. Ivi Adamou has gone from sixth-place finisher on Greek X-Factor to Cypriot cover girl to 2012 Eurovision contestant. Tonight Cyprus decides which of the three songs she’ll be singing in Baku. You […]
Cypriot singer Ivi Adamou hasn’t won Eurovision yet, but she’s already a media darling in the Eastern Mediterranean. The 18-year old beauty has appeared on the cover of at least 14 magazines in Cyprus and Greece. These glamour shots are enough to convince Wiwi that Ivi will be a strong candidate in this year’s hunt […]
Ivi Adamou has the looks and the voice to get Cyprus back into the Eurovision final. Now she just needs a song. Following an extensive call for entries, Sony Music Greece selected three songs for the upcoming national final, and shot promotional videos for each of them. The fancy videos won’t be presented until January […]
Christos Mylordou has won the right to represent Cyprus at Eurovision 2011 in Germany.