If reports emerging out of London are true, then Jedward—Ireland’s hottest export since Colin Farrell—may be moving into the Big Brother house in August.
Following Eurovision 2011, it looks like Ireland really have embraced Jedward as symbols of the nation. On May 23 the “Lipstick” singers joined Irish icons like Westlife and U2 to welcome Barack and Michelle Obama to Dublin. The unidentified woman who introduced the boys didn’t hold back when welcoming John and Edward to the stage. […]
If Jedward’s manager Louis Walsh has his way, the world’s most famous pair of singing identical twins may be flying the Irish flag at Erovision 2012. “I want Jedward back at Eurovision next year, with the same song writers and another fantastic hit,” he told the Dublin Herald. “We saw the impact they made this […]
Europe’s attention may have been on Ell & Nikki during Saturday night’s press conference, but three other acts had reason to celebrate, too. France’s Amaury Vassili, Ireland’s Jedward and Finland’s Paradise Oskar each walked away with a prestigious Marcel Bezencon awards for their entry.
At Eurovision 2011 celebrities sparked a ratings boom—and more than a few provocative photo shoots.
It’s been nearly 48 hours since the Eurovision finale, and Eurovision artists are already climbing the iTunes charts. Azerbaijan’s Ell & Nikki appear on the most Top 10 lists (seven in total), and have reached #1 in Luxembourg. Denmark’s A Friend in London appear on five charts, and Ireland’s Jedward on four. Interestingly, Jedward topped […]
In case you didn’t get it the first time, Ell & Nikki love you guys, and think you’re fantastic. That’s the message they gave fans at the Eurovision 2011 afterparty held for contestants, delegates and corporate sponsors. William and Vebooboo managed to blag their way in, and this is what they saw.
William was skeptical of Jedward’s chances to win Eurovision 2011 a few months ago. But after watching several of their performances live in Germany, he’s now convinced they can and should win. Their energy is contagious, their act puts William in a good mood, and the song gets stuck in his head. It’s classic Eurovision—frothy, fun and […]