Eurodance and positive power ballads normally run the show at Eurovision. But this year Europe has shown she can appreciate the dark and meloncholy by voting Anouk’s sombre song “Birds” into the final, thereby ending Holland’s eight-year absence. Anouk brought the people of The Netherlands the salvation they had been waiting, praying and hoping for. But […]
After premiering her video for “Birds” yesterday, Anouk released her new album today. “Sad Singalong Songs” is a collection of ten tracks that go beyond the “love ballad” stamp that you would expect from such a title.
Anouk from the Netherlands, one of yesterday’s 10 qualifiers for Saturday’s Eurovision Grand Final, released her official video for “Birds” today, two days ahead of the release of her new album “Sad Singalong Songs”. It didn’t disappoint!
Stop telling Anouk to “Break a leg” because she has done just that. During a friendly bowling match with the rest of her Netherlands team, the Dutch artist managed to pull a leg muscle over the weekend, according to news website Nos.nl. This is also why she failed to make an appearance at yesterday’s Eurovision […]
Wiwi’s readers have cast a total of 7,193 votes in our poll to determine who will win the first semi-final at Eurovision. In the end, Holland’s Anouk won the day, narrowly edging out Serbia’s Moje 3.
Wiwibloggs readers have cast a total of 6,729 votes in our poll to determine who will win the first semi-final at Eurovision. The poll closes Sunday night at midnight Swedish time. This is your last chance to review the results and vote for your favourite.
Earlier today the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music un-professionals—headed to Amsterdam to buy some wooden shoes and to review Anouk’s Eurovision 2013 song “Birds”. Did her song fly into our hearts? Or was it more like one of those pigeons that drops an unwanted surprise on your shoulder? Read on to find out…
Wiwi: Anouk doesn’t do gimmick. She’s been clear for a while now that she wouldn’t overdose on glitter or sequins at Eurovision. During today’s first rehearsal she lived up to her words, wearing a simple black top with form-fitting pants. Classy staging matched the sophistication of her song. We see birds flying on an LED […]