Birgit Oigemeel and her long-term partner Indrek Sarrap have welcomed their first child into the world, and the “Et uus saaks alguse” singer couldn’t be happier. Writing on her Facebook wall, she said she’s going to put her career on the side for a few months to focus on motherhood.
Every week we supply the photo and you supply the caption. This week’s image comes from our Twitter friends Hot Eurovision Boys. It shows a shirtles Ott Lepland at a garage sale. Has the Estonian Eurovision star just sold the shirt off his back? Or is he just a hot shopper looking for a bargain? Fill […]
Anna Bergendahl, Sweden’s 2010 Eurovision representative, is back with a new single entitled ‘I Hate New York’. Released around 2 weeks ago, it’s not her best effort, but it may be one of her most honest. The opening lyrics are ‘I Hate New York’. It seems like she wants to get her point across from the start!
Losing in your national selection sucks. But getting the opportunity to perform live at a Paris Fashion Week show more than makes up for it, right?
Silvi Vrait, Estonia’s first participant in the grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest, has passed away following a two-month battle with a brain tumour. Vrait, who finished next-to-last at Eurovision in 1994, earned just two points with her song “Nagu merelaine” (Like a Wave). But that’s a mere blip in the public conscioussness. For […]
I think I can speak for everyone when I say Krista Siegfrids’s wedding dress was the only suitable option for the presentation of “Marry Me” on the Eurovision stage. But apparently Krista’s dress was not the only Eurovision dress suitable for weddings.
Wiwi: As you all know by now, Birgit is five months pregnant. After watching her first rehearsal this morning, we’re sure that her baby is fast asleep in her belly. That’s because this act is seriously boring. That’s great if you need to lull your baby to sleep, but it’s a real bitch when you get […]
Last night the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music un-professionals—found ourselves in Estonia eating potatoes. We then gave Birgit Oigemeel tips on her pregnancy and reviewed her Eurovision 2013 song “Et uus saaks alguse”. Did we ever figure out what that means? Or did we pass out from boredom before we had the chance to ask? […]