William was skeptical of Jedward’s chances to win Eurovision 2011 a few months ago. But after watching several of their performances live in Germany, he’s now convinced they can and should win. Their energy is contagious, their act puts William in a good mood, and the song gets stuck in his head. It’s classic Eurovision—frothy, fun and […]
In just a few hours, more than 120 million viewers will tune into Eurovision, the continent-wide singing contest that has produced stars like ABBA, Celine Dione and Julio Iglesias. Before the 25 finalists start howling into wind machines, here’s your chance to get acquainted with them in the order that they’ll be performing tonight. Alternatively, […]
Since March 16 Wiwi’s readers have cast a total of 7,100 votes in our poll to determine who will win Eurovision 2011. The final results have been calculated, and we can now reveal that you guys believe Ell & Nikki will walk away with the Eurovision crown in Dusseldorf.
The press center at Eurovision 2011 is abuzz with the news that Lena has turned into a total diva. Unlike the other contestants, she keeps bodyguards with her all the time, won’t let official photographers take her picture, and constantly tells journalists their questions are crazy. What a difference a year makes.
The jury final, which counts for 50% of the total score, just took place and Wiwi and Vebooboo watched from the nearby press center. From screeching cats to shooting flames, here’s what we saw.
There’s still one week to vote in Wiwi’s search for Eurovision’s Next Top Model. So far a total of 7,057 votes have been cast, and they keep streaming in. But with Poland’s Magdalena Tul widening her lead, is the contest now a foregone conclusion?
Earlier today the contestants had one final chance today to work out any kinks ahead of tonight’s performance in front of Eurovision’s professional jury. Wiwi and Vebooboo were on hand, and have identified the winners—and the losers.
Wiwi and Vebooboo were scarfing down cookies and cake when one of the Danish back-up singers (yes, there are actually two hidden on stage!) sat down next to us in the press room. A few minutes of chit-chat led to an interview with Esben and Sebastian from Denmark’s A Friend in London. Here are the […]
They may not have made the final, but the Belgians created a storm in the press centre yesterday when they showed up and performed a couple of a capella numbers. Vebooboo and Wiwi caught their duet with Alexander Rybak on video. Yes, that’s right, the 2009 winner is still around soaking in the press attention, […]
Now that the complete lineup and starting order is known for the Eurovision 2011 final, betting agencies are busy adjusting their odds. Who will win Eurovision 2011? Here’s what the bookies say as of May 13, just hours after the second semi-final.