As you all know by now, Bonnie Tyler did not fare as well at Eurovision as some had hoped. But, in placing 19th, at least she fared better than Engelbert Humperdink, who finished second-to-last above only Norway’s Tooji.
Every year West End Eurovision is one of the highlights during the run-up to ESC. The unique and spectacular show—the proceeds of which support people living with chronic illnesses—sees the casts of several West End shows perform their own versions of Eurovision Song Contest hits, replete with their own glitzy costumes and choreography. This year’s show […]
We take a break from the post-Eurovision 2013 scandal to turn our attention to the UK, where electropop artist Little Boots has expressed her willingness to represent her country at Eurovision.
In recent years the Big 5—those countries with deep pockets who automatically qualify for the final—have really brought it. From Germany’s Lena to Italy’s Raphael Gualazzi, the Big 5 is now synonymous with the Top 10. Throw in the host nation, whose contestant won the previous year, and you’ve got six automatic qualifiers for the […]
In recent years the Big 5—those countries with deep pockets who automatically qualify for the final—have really brought it. From Germany’s Lena to Spain’s Pastora Soler, the Big 5 is now synonymous with the Top 10. Add to that the host nation, whose contestant won the previous year, and you’ve got six automatic qualifiers for […]
Vebooboo: Bonnie scored major bonus points with Team Wiwi for showing emotional vulnerability when she broke down in today’s press conference. Sympathy aside, we have to say that Bonnie is struggling with the vocals. We admire Bonnie’s walk to the centre of the stage, where a platform lifts her into the air. But these tricks won’t […]
When Bonnie Tyler entered the press conference room earlier today she was pure sass. “I hope you’re all gonna vote for Bonnie Tyler!” she said. But as the questions from journalists came in, Bonnie got really emotional, particularly when discussing her mother. The tears flowed and journalists clapped. Bonnie wasn’t putting on a show. “It’s […]
Wiwi: Bonnie Tyler has always had a distinctly raspy voice—and that’s one of the reasons all of us love her. But at her first rehearsal this afternoon she sounded like she has taken up cigars and now relies on a ventilator. She’s simply past her prime vocally and appears to rest on her younger backing vocalists to […]