Author Archives: Jaime Solloso (Spain)

PHOTO: LA DAMA FACEBOOM FAN PAGE August 18

Listen / Gallery: new single by La Dama – La Clave

MADRID, SPAIN – La Dama who took part in the 2014 Spanish preselection contest for Eurovision has just released her new single entitled “La Clave” (The Key). The single is a Latin pop number which is looking to transfer itself above the summer period. A video clip will follow in September and La Dama is […]

BREQUETTE June 28

Watch Brequette’s new video for “Puzzle Together”

MADRID, SPAIN – Brequette Casie who fought to represent Spain at Eurovision 2014 in Denmark has released a new single entitled “Puzzle Together”. Having placed second in the Spanish National Final with the same number of points as the winning song by Ruth Lorenzo, Brequette has followed up her Eurovision song; “Mas”, with another tune […]

RUTH LORENZO REHEARSAL June 28

Spanish participation in 2015 under big question

MADRID, SPAIN – The Spanish Tax Ministry will soon invest 100 million euros into RTVE but will only do so under certain very strict conditions. One of these appears to be for TVE to renounce their participation at Eurovision if funding is not sourced externally. Other measures include the sale of assets and the removal […]

MARCO MENGONI June 12

Marco Mengoni’s presents new album

ROME, ITALY – The Italian Eurovision representative and winner of the San Remo Festival 2013 has released his latest album in the Spanish record marke. Marco Mengoni has produced an album containing 15 songs, with 3 being entirely in the Spanish language. “Incomparable” (Uncomparable), “Nunca se irĂ¡” (Will never leave) and “No me rendirĂ©” (I […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU June 12

Paula Seling breaks Eurovision Book of Records

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA – Although Romania had a disappointing Eurovision, their female representative who performed alongside Ovi, marked a record that should be noted. Paula Sterling was able to hold a note for the longest time; 19.5 seconds, a new record according to the Eurovision Book of Records. The previous record had been held by Mary […]

RUTH LORENZO June 01

Ruth Lorenzo plans to return in Eurovision

MADRID, SPAIN – Ruth Lorenzo who represented Spain with the song “Dancing in the Rain” at this years contest has said that she would like to return in the next three years. She recently told RTVE that she would like to repeat the experience but this time aim towards the top position and perform a […]

SORAYA ARNELAS May 19

VIDEO / SORAYA ARNELAS – NEON LOVERS

MADRID, SPAIN – Spanish 2009 participant Soraya Arnelas has released a new videoclip for her most recent single. The song, “Neon Lovers” is part of the album “Universe in Me” and is the second single to be released from that album, after “Plastic”. The song is offered in both an English language and Spanish language […]

RUTH LORENZO REHEARSAL May 18

RUTH CONFIRMS DUET WITH CONCHITA

MADRID, SPAIN – Ruth Lorenzo has made further mention regarding her new album “Planeta Azul” (Blue Planet) which she will be working on in Los Angeles. She has confirmed that one song within the album will include a duet with Conchita Wurst, the Eurovision winner from Austria. “We promised ourselves”, said Ruth Lorenzo, as she […]

CONCHITA WURST May 17

CONCHITA APPEARS ON BBC’S SHOW

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst has made an appearance on “The Graham Norton Show” which is shown on the BBC on Fridays but filmed a few days before. Alongside British comedian Dawn French, survivalist Bear Grylls and Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst, Conchita spoke to Graham; BBC Eurovision commentator, about her career. Conchita […]

RUTH LORENZO REHEARSAL May 13

RUTH LORENZO HAPPY WITH EUROVISION 2014

MADRID, SPAIN – On her return to Spain, Ruth Lorenzo has expressed her happiness at obtaining a Top Ten position and how she would like to return in three years time. TVE has a following of 6.560.000 viewers for Eurovision, better numbers than last year and the song was well received by fans and critics […]

RUTH LORENZO May 06

RUTH LORENZO ENTERTAINS THE FANS

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Today, Ruth Lorenzo spent some time with tens of her fans, who accompany her to Copenhagen. After appearing at the Euroclub festival, the Spanish singer appeared at the Eurovision Village in the centre of the city where she undertook an impromptu performance of the song “Dancing in the Rain”. This is the […]

CYPRUS CYBC April 26

CYPRUS TO BROADCAST ALL SHOWS

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – After Serbia announced that they would emit all three galas of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, CyBC has confirmed that they too will be showing all three galas. Even though Cyprus was forced to stand aside from this year’s song contest due to financial difficulties, they have confirmed that they will be […]

RUTH LORENZO April 26

RUTH LORENZO’S SINGLE & PROMO TOUR NEWS

BARCELONA, SPAIN – Ruth Lorenzo continues her promotional tour of her song “Dancing in the Rain”, having recently been in concert in her native Murcia where she gave a well received performance. This was followed up by her appearance in London and Ruth Lorenzo has now confirmed that the physical format of her single will […]

RUTH LORENZO April 17

VIDEO: RUTH LORENZO’S EUROVISION MEDLEY

BARCELONA, SPAIN – As part of her promotion for Eurovision 2014, Ruth Lorenzo has recently released a video highlighting former Eurovision winning songs. The video is intended to not only strenghten her candidacy but also to portray her Eurovision credentials through a range of differing vocal ranges other than those showcased on her song “Dancing […]

RUTH LORENZO March 28

RUTH LORENZO DEALS WITH THE SHARKS

MADRID, SPAIN – This week, Ruth Lorenzo continued her promotion of the song that will represent Spain at Eurovision 2014. This involved taking a trip to the Madrid Aquarium Zoo where, after some individual training, she was allowed to swim with sharks. Her encounter with the sharks was recorded although it was short-lived, as Ruth […]

SUZY March 27

EMANUEL THREATENS WITH LEGAL ACTIONS

LISBON, PORTUGAL – At a press conference, Emanuel, author of the song “Quero Ser Tua”, performed by Suzy, has announced that he will go to the Judicial Police to hand a complaint. The complaint is about threats and insults directed at him on the days following the song winning the National Final. The song will […]

SPAIN 2014: OFFICIAL VIDEO CLIP OUT

BARCELONA, SPAIN – Ruth Lorenzo has had the official version of her song “Dancing in the Rain” released, this is the version that will be presented in Copenhagen. Meanwhile she continues to promote her candidacy throughout Spain, a slight concern since those who decide the votes come May are to be found elsewhere in Europe. […]

RUTH LORENZO February 22

SPAIN 2014: RUTH TO COPENHAGEN

BARCELONA, SPAIN – Tonight an exciting national final took place. Spanish audience and jury decide the winner of national selection for the 59th Eurovision Song Contest 2014. Ruth won the entire thing voted second by jury and first by viewers and will represent the country with Dancing in The Rain in Copenhagen. Brequette was one […]

SPAIN 2014 ESC PARTICIPANTS February 22

LIVE: SPAIN DECIDES 2014

BARCELONA, SPAIN – Our presenter, Anne Igartiburu starts the show off with an Abba tribute singing an altered version of Dancing Queen. This is the show commencing! We are also introduced to our jury with an altered version of Dana International and we discover that our singer is in fact Gisela. The show commences. We […]