Radoslav “Gipsy” Banga is the king of Gypsy hip-hop. In true Roma fashion, he’s taken his fiddle-playing, fidora-wearing group Gipsy.cz around the world, performing in places like Glastonbury, Seoul and Lisbon, winning plaudits along the way for his unique blend of humor and self-deprecating irony. With all that behind them, you’d think Gipsy.cz stand a […]
Malena Ernman, Sweden’s opera star-cum-pop singer, rehearsed for the first time at Eurovision on Sunday, delivering an eccentric performance with simple choreography, bizarre rhinestone-studded masks and a whole lot of sweat (Malena needs to wipe her forehead by the end, for real).
Montenegro’s Andrea Demirovic has a fantastic look, a solid voice and a killer song. But after performing in the first Eurovision Song Contest rehearsal on Sunday, Demirovic revealed one big weakness: the gorgeous dancer on stage steals the spotlight.
Back in February Hadise appeared on a chat show in Malta to introduce her Eurovision song. The segment below includes some pretty blatant lip-synching. It’s not Hadise’s fault—I blame the television show. But did anyone honestly think this would look real? The song begins after 4 minutes. (Note: Wiwi still loves Hadise—she comes off as […]
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Turkey’s Hadise has reached Number One in Belgium with her Eurovision entry Dum Tek Tek. It’s a milestone for the Belgian-born singer of Turkish descent whose previous hits Stir Me Up and Milk Chocolate Girl only reached the Top 5. (Apparently, you’ve got to stir up the milk to bring out the chocolate flavor.)
After weeks of speculation that Andrew Lloyd Webber would participate in Jade Ewen’s Eurovision performance, Webber has confirmed that he will in fact join her on stage in Moscow.
Wiwibloggs’s Eurovision poll opened on May 1 and closed on May 15 at 11:59pm. During that time voters cast a total of 35,802 votes, making this one of the largest Eurovision polls in the world. The results are: