The Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music unprofessionals—has now reviewed all 12 Junior Eurovision songs. Each juror rated the songs on a scale from 1 to 10, and then the scores were averaged to determine the Wiwi Jury Verdict. In our opinion, Israel’s Kids.il or Lerika’s Russia should win the contest on December 1. Please […]
Russia’s Lerika lived up to all the hype during her first rehearsal at Junior Eurovision this morning. Her vocals, which have never been in question, were on point, and her back-up dancers were in better unison than the Red Army during those crazy parades through Moscow in the 1960s. The diva has unleashed her fury, […]
Today the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music unprofessionals—headed to Moscow to review Russia’s JESC 2012 song “Sensatsiya.” Did young Lerika prove herself to be a sensation? Or was something lost in translation? Read on to find out…
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 […]