“Kedvesem” means “darling” in Hungarian, but the A Dal jury wasn’t feeling the romance last night. During the first round of the Hungarian national final they ranked the song, sung by ByeAlex, fourth behind numbers from Gigi Radics, Tamas Vastag, and Andras Kallay Saunders. Luckily for ByeAlex televoters were feeling the love.
If there’s any band that gets it, it’s Compact Disco. They have a great sound and cool image, and unlike so many of the world’s disposable pop stars, they put thought into everything they front. That includes their band font, insignia, track titles, styling and artwork. Next week, they release their fourth single “Fly With […]
Performing Loreen’s “Euphoria” will always be risky: how can you not come off as totally karaoke when compared to one of Eurovision’s biggest stars? So when faced with the challenge, Antal Timi, a finalist on Hungary’s X-Factor, tried to make it her own. The hilarious result is embedded below.
You never know who is going to walk through the door of the Eurovision press center. From trannies wearing sequins to Congolese-Ukrainians to Azerbaijani security guards, it’s a catwalk like no other. So when Hungary’s Csaba Walko walked in we almost missed him. Fortunately WiwiBloggs.Com’s Deban Aderemi can sniff out a Eurovision star like Oprah […]
Anggun just dropped it like it’s hot on Hungary’s Got Talent—the country’s most popular TV program during Saturday prime time. The French songstress teamed up with Viktor Varga for the May 12 show, singing a duet of her Eurovision entry “Echo (You and I).” They danced alongside 15 fit dancers, and seriously blew Team Wiwi away. […]
Deban: Compact Dicso are a silent threat. “The Sound of Our Hearts” offends no one. The staging is very professional. LEDs in varying colours where moving lines were shown, forming beating hearts during the chorus. The costume elements will be in black, avoiding any possible distraction from the principles of why they’re in Baku. I happen […]
Last year Wiwi and Vebooboo were obsessed with Hungary’s Eurovision contestant Kati Wolf. Her song “What About My Dreams?” became our anthem of independence, and reminded us not to let any man hold us down! (As you can see from the photo above, Vebooboo, left, was speechless! And Wiwi could not stop smiling). So we […]
When Compact Disco—Hungary’s ESC 2012 act—aren’t releasing re-mixes of “Sound of Our Hearts,” they love cruising the streets of Soho. WiwiBloggs.Com’s ace reporter Deban Aderemi grabbed the boys before they noticed the naked man in underwear behind them and ran away. In the interview, which you can watch below, the men tell us how much […]