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Deban: If I wanted folklore, I’d buy Nelly Furtado’s album. If I wanted drumming, I’d book a ticket to see STOMP. If I wanted to combine to two, I’d subscribe to the Songlines compilation series. The combination of these options is still a sharp drop in flavour when compared to Bulgaria’s three minute appearance. As bizarre as this act is, […]
Last night the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music unprofessionals—hitchhiked to Bulgaria to review Elitsa and Stoyan’s ESC 2013 song “Samo Shampioni”. Did the very physical drumming get our blood pumping? Or did it leave us limp and in need of some Viagra? Read on to find out.
It’s taken some time, but we finally have the lyrics and English translation to “Samo Shampioni”—the mind-bending electro-ethno from Elitsa and Stoyan. Enjoy!
When Bulgaria announced that Elitsa & Stoyan would sing “Kismet” at ESC, our Bulgarian correspondent Xander said “Hell to the no!” and suggested that BNT would eventually replace it. Looks like he was right.
It’s only been a few hours since Bulgarian voters selected “Kismet” for Elitsa & Stoyan to sing at Eurovision 2013. But plenty of Eurovision fans are already up in arms over the choice.