Every year our search for Eurovison’s Next Top Fan is wrought with broken stilettos and broken dreams, as contestants fight to prove they have the beauty and poise to succeed as superstars after the Eurovision glory fades. This year’s hunt featured 12 finalists, who chose to honor Eurovision contestants from Azerbaijan to Finaland to the […]
Some salted nuts, sir? It’s a question the team at WiwiBloggs.Com has on its mind after speaking with Scooch at Blackpool Pride last weekend. The group, who represented the U.K. at Eurovision 2007, invited our very own Deban Aderemi into their dressing room to talk about their song “Flying the Flag,” their caravan tour of […]
Plenty of rainbows went on display at Blackpool Pride this weekend, but WiwiBloggs.Com had just one color on its mind: Blue. That’s because the British boy band made up of Duncan James, Lee Ryan, Simon Webbe, and Antony Costa took time to chat with our very own Deban Aderemi about life after Eurovision 2011. Duncan […]
Quick: hum two bars from Englebert’s song at Eurovision. Ok, one bar? One note? Englebert! The guy who performed first during the final. No. He didn’t sing “Forgettable.” He sang “Love Will Set You Free.”
Wiwi, Vebooboo, and Meows Kitty just came from Engelbert Humperdinck’s second rehearsal at ESC 2012. It was fantastic. As we explain in the video below, he kept is simple as in his first rehearsal. But today he traded the ragged jeans and trashy t-shirt for an all-black number that hints at mourning: this song is […]
Vebooboo: What a classy performance from an elderly gentleman. Engelbert really commands the stage, even if he did wear ragged jeans and a t-shirt in today’s first rehearsal. (You can actually by Engelbert t-shirts on our web site). A welcome surprise was the sight of an interpretive dancing couple who play a minimal role in […]
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 […]
Engelbert Humperdinck, Britain’s 76-year old Eurovision contestant, is proving you’re never too old for a bit of rock ‘n roll. The “Love Will Set You Free” singer recently posed for the Times of London’s Saturday Magazine as Elvis, Alice Cooper, Sid Vicious and Liam Gallagher.