If you’re interested in European culture, one of the principal reasons to watch Eurovision is to listen to music that is sung in a language dissimilar to the one you speak.
Can you imagine Gene Simmons—the leather-clad rocker with white face paint from KISS—singing “Love Will Set You Free”? What about Engelbert Humperdinck dressing as a vampire and weilding an axe while performing death metal? Well, we will find out soon enough, as Britain’s 2012 Eurovision contestant has told Noise 11 that he’ll include Simmons on his upcoming […]
You might know her best as Lynda Woodruff, the spokeswoman for the EBU with a special talent for mispronouncing nearly everything, but Sarah Dawn Finer is in fact a singer in her own right. If you didn’t notice, she was the one who sang the stripped-down acapella version of “The Winner Takes It All” at […]
Bonnie flopped out at Eurovision like no other, but that doesn’t mean her life is over.
British Eurovision fans and “Ding Dongers” need to tune into Big Brother’s Bit On the Side on Channel 5 at 12:55 on Sunday. That’s because Finland’s Krista Siegfrids will perform her Eurovision single “Marry Me” to an estimated audience of two million viewers. We suspect she’ll be wearing her ratty wedding dress. She announced the news on […]
If the organizers behind Stockholm Pride release an official soundtrack, they could call it “Eurovision’s Greatest Hits.” That’s because the UK’s 1996 entrant Gina G. has joined a growing list of EuroStars performing at the event on August 1.
Of the many mistakes the BBC has made at Eurovision, surely this revelation counts as one of the more painful. Hurts—the popular English snytho-pop duo who have sold more than two million singles worldwide—were passed over in favor of Engelbert Humperdinck back in 2012. Big mistake. Big. Mistake.
Ahead of the official Eurovision 2013 welcome ceremony, each of the singers worked the red carpet in Malmö. The team from WiwiBloggs.com were standing by the velvet rope and snapped candid shots of each of this year’s contestants. You’ve seen the airbrushed photos. Now it’s time to see the un-doctored ones and decide who worked […]