Author Archives: Fotis Kon/poulos

IRA LOSCO & GIANLUCCA BEZZINA August 26

Ira Losco highly rumoured to return in Eurovision

VALLETTA, MALTA – With the deadline for submission to the Malta Eurovision 2015 this thursday and friday, rumours are highly spreading on the island. One of them is the rumoured returnal of no less then Ira Losco! The singer narrowly missed to win Eurovision back in 2002 with 7th wonder, a composition by Philip Vella […]

PHOTO: ALEXANDER RYBAK via INSTAGRAM August 25

Alexander Rybak set to return in Eurovision?

VALLETTA, MALTA – 2009 ESC winner Alexander has been in Malta these days for a non announced visit. Accordingly to his facebook and twitter page he visited the Russian International Boarding School in the town of Bugibba where he gave a concert some years ago. However more interesting was a photo he posted with Maltese […]

ANI LORAK August 21

Ani Lorak reacts over political criticism she received

KYIV, UKRAINE – 2008 Ukrainian representative Ani Lorak, who was silent over the past weeks after receiving a lot of criticism about her performances in Russia, decided to write an open letter on Facebook and reply to those who cynically criticised her for her actions. ANI LORAK’s OPEN LETTER I am writing this letter sincerely […]

PHOTO: OIKOTIMES.COM August 21

Exclusive: Sophia Patsalides’ video interview and gallery

ATHENS, GREECE – Cyprus returns to Junior Eurovision Song Contest and 2014 representative is Sophia Patsalides. Alongside Alex Panayi, she is in Athens recording her song for Malta. Regarding the song, we promise you that what you will listen on November 15th will simply shock you, you would never expect this from an island like […]

PHOTO: BTRC August 19

Belarusian acts ready to get the ticket to Malta

MINSK, BELARUS – On August 14 Belteleradiocompany held a draw of the finalists of the junior contest “Song for Eurovision” (selection tour of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014). 10 junior performers will perform August 29 in a big final show. The audience will see it live on TV channels “Belarus 1″ and “Belarus 24″. […]

SLOVENIA RTVSLO August 19

Slovenia confirms debut in Malta’s JESC 2014 edition

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – The rumours oikotimes.com brought to you few weeks ago are now officially confirmed. RTVSLO is about to debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014 which takes place in Malta’s Marsa Shipyard on November 15th. Slovenia is the 14th confirmed state to participate in the 2014 JESC edition and the 4th Balkan […]

PHOTO: VICTOR CRUZ LAFUENTE / OIKOTIMES.COM August 12

Georgian jury fraud didn’t lead to disqualification

TBILISI, GEORGIA – The problem with the 2014 Eurovision tele voting from Georgia was a big issue amongst the EBU team. The jury voting results skipped during the final as DIGAME got strong indications that there was manipulation of the voting. This could have led to 3 years disqualification of Georgia in the Eurovision Song […]

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Polish beauty of Eurovision stunned Kos island

KOS ISLAND, GREECE – Ola gave a very… feminine performance in this year’s Eurovision contest impressing the male audience. Ola has been in Greece and specifically on the island of Kos along with her partner, whereas she does not stop uploading photos of her enjoying the sun and the sea!

ELENI FOUREIRA 02 August 01

Video / Gallery: Eleni Foureira shines on cruise gig

SANTORINI, GREECE – All you need in life is good friends to have great time plus a touch of Eurovision sparkle to make your summer cruise the ultimate event of your life. This is what happened last week when we decide to attend the Students Cruise project with Eleni Foureira. After Syros, Santorini, Izmir, Cesme, […]

PHOTO: FOTIS KONSTANTOPOULOS / OIKOTIMES.COM July 27

Sakis Rouvas causes mass hysteria on an airplane!

HERAKLION (CRETE), GREECE – When Sakis Rouvas is in your flight, you surely have to expect everything. On his way from Heraklion (Crete) to Athens, Sakis grabbed the chance to present his brand new trend called #selfie_trend! When Sakis boarded the passengers started to cheer for him (some of them in hysterical mode) and the […]

CONCHITA WURST July 27

Video: Anna, Conchita, Freaky Fortune, Kalomira & Demy

MYKONOS, GREECE – Jackie O’ Beach welcomed Anna Vissi’s party for her 40th anniversary in the music industry along with famous friends and artists on the spot. Giorgio Armani, lots of Greek celebrities and singers like Demy, Kalomira attended the event. Demy, Freaky Fortune and Kalomira joined Anna on stage while the Austrian winner of […]

SOURCE: JAMES VON ROOSBROECK July 27

Julio Iglesias joins Antonis Remos in Mykonos

MYKONOS, GREECE – Despite the big concert arenas and huge stadiums he has been used to for his whole career, famous Latino artist Julio Iglesias the same rules didn’t apply when signing a contract to perform on a ten metre iron pontoon on the Cycladic island of Mykonos. The Latino singer with the most record […]

CHRISIA TODOROVA July 26

Information on Bulgaria confirmed

SOFIA, BULGARIA – BNT’s subsidiary broadcaster BTV confirmed to oikotimes.com this morning that they are the 13th national participating in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Chrisia Todorova has been selected to represent the country although no mention on the twins alleged to accompany her as previously reported. More information are expected soon. Chrisia Todorova announced […]

ANI LORAK July 25

Will “Shady Lady” attend Junior Eurovision 2014?

KYIV, UKRAINE – Although EBU and PBS do not comment on this information, secure sources told oikotimes.com that besides the Tolmachevy Sisters, the 2008 Ukrainian entrant Ani Lorak is invited to join the interval guests line up next November in Malta. Remember that she hosted the 2009 Junior Eurovision edition in Kyiv! more information and […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU July 24

Is Slovenia about to join Junior Eurovision?

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – EBU’s Junior Eurovision Executive Supervisor, Vlad Yakovlev posted on Facebook a very intriguing photo as he was in his vacations in Croatia. He posted a photo of the Slovenian border sign indicating with the text that an urgent meeting with RTVSlo is underway! Does this mean that the country is considering a […]

SOPHIA PATSALIDES July 21

Exclusive: Cyprus sends Sophia Patsalides to Malta

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – CyBC officially announces that it will participate at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place on November 15th 2014 in Malta. The entrant for Cyprus, who has been chosen by an internal selection, will be the 13 year-old Sophia Patsalides from Nicosia. As is known, EBU allows participating members to […]

CONCHITA WURST RED CARPET July 19

450 Euros to see Anna Vissi & Conchita in Mykonos!

MYKONOS, GREECE – Anna Vissi is celebrating her 40th anniversary in the music industry and she is giving aways a big concert at the island of the winds, Mykonos on July 26th. She will not be alone, though! Greek (1980, 2006) and Cypriot (1982) representative, will not be alone on stage as she invited Freaky […]

FREAKY FORTUNE July 15

Have you voted for Freaky Fortune’s bid to Lady GaGa’s concert yet?

ATHENS, GREECE – The 2014 Greek representatives, Freaky Fortune are bidding to open the live concert of Lady GaGa in Athens. An online open competition kicked off on the web and Freaky Fortune are one of the artists bidding for the opening act. The team of oikotimes.com is urging everyone to support them and send […]

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Video / Gallery: Risky Kidd thanks oikotimes.com

ATHENS, GREECE – S Beach welcomed the Carroten and Panik Record summer beach party yesterday in Athens sea side. Lots of stars shined on stage with their live performances and we had the chance to meet with our 2014 Eurovision representatives Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd. In this post we present you our interview with […]