If you think Eurovision has nothing to do with marketing and P.R. then you probably have your head in the sand (or in Ani Lorak’s cleavage). Fans of English rock band Deaf Havana have launched a Facebook campaign to encourage the BBC to select the band for Eurovision 2012.
Since winning Eurovision 2011, Azerbaijan’s Ell & Nikki have already landed on a German stamp and become the faces of an Azeri mobile phone operator. Now they’re touring Europe and showing all of us how to lip-sync in style.
Azeri officials have said they will ensure the safety of the Armenian contestants at Eurovision 2012 in Baku. But given the tumultuous history of the feuding Caucasus neighbors, will that quell fears among the delegation from Yerevan?
Back in May, Wiwi and his snapper-in-chief Vebooboo took hundreds of pics of the most enthusiastic (and occasionally frightening) Eurovision fans in Dusseldorf. We then narrowed them down to 34 finalists who competed in our inaugural competition to discover Eurovision’s Next Top Fan. One month later we have our winners: Irish drag queen Sheila Fits-Patrick […]
Following Senit’s 16th place finish in the semi-finals at Eurovision 2011, tiny San Marino has decided it’s time to start training up its aspiring pop stars.
Her song “Je t’adore” is one of the most-played tracks at Eurovision disco nights from Israel to Ireland. Yet Kate Ryan is still known as one of the biggest underachievers in Eurovision Nation. A front-runner with the bookies in 2006, the Belgian superstar failed to advance from the semi-final despite her big name—and even bigger […]
One month ago Wiwi asked y’all to check your iPods and tell him which Eurovision 2011 songs you’re still listening to. After 2,382 votes, you’ve made it clear that it’s Eric Saade you still have on your mind, and your playlists.
The Georgian public proved that it has a major sweet tooth last night by selecting the girl group Candy to represent the nation at Junior Eurovision in Yerevan.
Lena placed in the Top 10 at Eurovision two years running, but now she’s ready to begin life outside of the Eurovision bubble. “Who’d Want to Find Love,” the first song from her sophomore album “Good News,” will be available for download on Friday, July 15. It was written by Ellie Goulding, one of the […]
Ell & Nikki didn’t grow up in a western capitalist economy, but the ESC 2011 winners sure have learned how to profit from their success. The duo has recently signed an exclusive agreement to be the “face” of Azerbaijani mobile telephone operator Azerfon.