After two months and more than 4,900 votes, Wiwi’s readers have named Azerbaijan’s Arash and Aysel Eurovision’s Artists of the Millennium. The Azeri duo claimed an overwhelming 77% of all votes. Russia’s Dima Bilan took second place with 18% for his 2008 performance of Believe, and Dima’s 2006 performance of Never Let You Go tied […]
The U.K.’s Jade Ewen recently donned her tightest coochie cutters and performed her new single My Man live on GMTV, an early morning news program in Britain. The host pointed out that Jade’s sultry single is a huge step away from My Time, the bland ballad written by Andrew Lloyd Webber which she performed at […]
Eurovision winner Alexander Rybak has released his album in France, and it includes a French-language verson of his hit Fairytale. Entendez-vous maintenant!
An Azeri man claimed on Tuesday that Azeri authorities asked him to explain why he voted for Inga and Anush, the entry from traditional foe Armenia, in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Rovshan Nasirli told the Reuters news agency that officials in Baku questioned him last week. “The National Security Ministry summoned me and started […]
Wiwi totally admires transsexuals who bring it even when society tells them it can’t be brought. So you know Wiwi loves Israel’s 1998 Eurovision contestant Dana International. Born Yaron Cohen, Dana came out as a transsexual at the age of 13. By 18, Cohen (still a man biologically) was earning money as a successful drag […]
The European Broadcasting Union has finally released the full breakdown of Eurovision voting, revealing that the introduction of a professional jury had a major impact on final placements. The jury did not affect winner Alexander Rybak, the foppish fiddler player from Norway, as he placed first among the jury and among the public. However, second-place […]
Wiwi spent 35 cents tele-voting for Dum Tek Tek during the Eurovision final, so you know he thinks this song is hot. And he thinks the remixes are even hotter! Here are some of his favorites from around the web:
British tabloid the Daily Mirror has reported that R&B star Usher has a bit of a crush on U.K. Eurovision starlet Jade Ewen. Ewen met Usher recently while she was in Los Angeles filming the video for her new single My Man. The tabloid’s source says Usher was smitten with the It’s My Time singer […]
It’s been three weeks since Wiwi launched his search for Eurovision’s Artist of the Millennium. After reviewing the 31 contestants (the first-, second-, and third-place finishers over the past ten years), he turned it over to you guys to vote.
Ireland’s Eurovision organizers spent 182,000 euros this past year selecting and supporting Sinaed Mulvey & Black Daisy with their song Et Cetera. And while the rocker chicks didn’t deliver a very good return on investment–they failed to makeÂ it past the semi-finals–their song appears to have a bit more traction. Eurovision Song Contest Today has obtained […]