Read the lyrics and English translation of “Sensatsiya”—Lerika’s song for Junior Eurovision 2012. She’ll represent Russia and state broadcaster RTR.
Every week we supply the photo, and you supply the caption. This week’s image comes from the first dress rehearsal of the first semi-final. Russia’s Buranovskiye Babushki wore traditional peasant clothing and rolled out a fake oven so they could “bake” bread on stage. What are they thinking and what are they doing? Tell us […]
Lerika, who represented Moldova at Junior Eurovision last year, will compete in the contest for a second year in a row after winning Russia’s national selection last month. The 13-year old holds dual Moldovan-Russian citizenship, which makes her eligible to compete in both countries. Just in case there were any questions about her authenticity, she’ll […]
With just five hours to go until the Eurovision 2012 final, Sweden’s Loreen sees her odds of winning widening, while Russia’s Buranovskiye Babushki and Serbia’s Zeljko Joksimovic are narrowing in.
Following last night’s second dress rehearsal, which was judged by a panel of music industry professionals throughout Europe, Russia’s Buranovskiye Babushki have emerged as the odds-on favourites to win the first semi-final. Team Wiwi have averaged the odds from Britain’s 18 leading betting agencies and come up with the following list. We’ve only listed the […]
Wiwi: This morning the Buranovskiye Babushki entered Baku’s Crystal Hall Arena wearing sequined bikini tops and doing back-flips. They were dancing so hard I worried their hips might break! Just kidding. As expected, these adorable grannies, whose combined age is around 400, have stayed true to who they are. Their act has changed very little […]
Since the bookies first released Eurovision odds back in March, eight contestants have dominated the odds table almost continuously. They are Sweden’s Loreen, Italy’s Nina Zilli, Russia’s Buranovskiye Babushki, Serbia’s Zeljko Joksimovic, Britain’s Engelbert Humperdinck, Denmark’s Soluna Samay, Iceland’s Gréta Salóme & Jónsi and Spain’s Pastora Soler. Of these, Sweden and Serbia are performing the […]
What do fake teeth, vodka bottles and a Thai tranny with a ping pong ball have in common? They all feature in this hilarious parody of the Buranovskiye Babushki’s Eurovision song “Party for Everybody.” The video, which you can watch below, plays on the lyrics of the babushki’s song: they’re setting the table and getting […]