Germany is ready to make a comeback with Isaak! He won the national selection Das Deutsche Finale 2024 with a perfect score of 12 points from both the jury and the public. Isaak will represent Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 in Malmö with his song “Always On The Run.”

Let’s find out who Isaak is offstage!

Here are 10 facts about Isaak, let’s do this!

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10 Facts about Tali

1. He grew up in Porta Westfalica

Isaak was born in the town of Minden but grew up in Porta Westfalica, a small town in Western Germany, where he lived with his parents and took his first steps towards a music career. Currently, he resides in Espelkamp with his own family.

2. He is married to Loreen

Isaak is married to Loreen, not the former Eurovision winner but his wife, who shares the same name. Isaak considers this coincidence “a good sign.” They have been married for 7 years, and Loreen has been his biggest support throughout his Eurovision journey. Many Eurovision fans may have seen her during Germany’s national selection, and she will also join him in Malmö for the Eurovision Song Contest.

3. He’s a father

Isaak and Loreen have two sons: one is 5 years old, and the other is 2 years old.

4. He started by doing busking 

Isaak began his musical journey by busking on the streets of his hometown. In an interview with our William, he revealed that he encountered verbal street bullying during that time. However, the support and encouragement from those who enjoyed his music motivated him to persevere.

5. He is a former X-Factor contestant 

Isaak competed in the talent show X-Factor Germany back in 2021 and his audition song was “Wonderwall” by Oasis. 

6. He won a big talent show before Eurovision

Back in 2021, Isaak won the renowned German talent show Show Your Talent with his original songs. This achievement marked a significant turning point in his career, propelling him into the spotlight.

7. He founded his own company 

In addition to his music career, Isaak founded his own company at the age of 18. The company specialized in organizing local and alternative music events and gigs.

8. The became a songwriter in the Pandemic

Despite having a deep passion for music from a young age and enjoying singing, Isaak began to focus more on writing and composing his own songs during the pandemic. back in 2020. These original compositions eventually led him to win the Show Your Talent show the following year and gained significant popularity.

9. Isaak plays numerous musical instruments

Beside his incredible voice, Isaak knows how to play numerous musical instruments such as guitar, piano, ukulele and drums.

10. He is a militant for mental health

Isaak openly acknowledges that he went through dark times in his life, which he reflects in his music and discusses openly when asked. He admits that his life was chaotic and troubled before meeting his wife, Loreen, who played a pivotal role in helping him find peace and stability.

 

Stay tuned to Wiwibloggs for more on Isaak, and to find out 10 Facts about more of your favourite artists from Eurovision 2024!

 

 

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Heida
Heida
1 month ago

He’s also half Icelandic! His mother is Icelandic.

Sally
Sally
1 month ago

He’s so much better than people are giving him credit for.

Eve
Eve
1 month ago

Tons of good luck to Isaak!

Jimmy
Jimmy
1 month ago

“He is married to Loreen”

My eyes popped out of my head! Very funny lol

sparkling points
sparkling points
1 month ago

He reminds me a bit of Aksel from Finland. Both have gorgeous voices.