Category Archives: CROATIA

TRIO SYMPHO-NICK October 26

JESC 2014: updates from Belarus, Croatia, Ukraine

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Josephine Ida Zec (aka Josie) and her fellow dancers Sven and Eros took part in special HRT show titled Školski Sat. They talked about the return of Croatia in the contest and presented part of the choreography for Junior Eurovision. remember you can support Croatia in Junior Europrediction KYIV, UKRAINE – Sympho-Nick […]

PHOTO: MILOS NADAZDIN October 25

Video / Gallery: Severina – More Tuge (The Sea Of Sorrow)

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Former Croatian representative, Severina, has published a new song yesterday. It is a collaboration with famous Serbian singer, Saša Matić, who is unfortunately blind, but talented so much, that not just he can sing, he also works as a composer. He also wrote their song, that is called More Tuge (The Sea […]

IGOR CUKROV October 18

Video: Igor Cukrov – Jedna Duša, Jedno Till

ZAGREB, CROATIA – In 2009 Ivan Cukrov represented Croatia in the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest in Moscow, released a brand new video clip for his latest and also brand new single “Jedna duša, jedno till”. The video is filmed in Abu Dhabi (Dubai) and the singer is joined by model Paula Poljak. The great combination […]

PHOTO: HRT October 15

Croatian entry for Malta officially presented

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatian national broadcaster presented this morning the official video for the Junior Eurovision 2014 entry which will be performed by Josie (Josephine Ida Zec) titled “Game Over”.

PHOTO: TONI CETINSKI FACEBOOK FAN PAGE October 13

Toni Cetinski in the show that might bring Croatia back?

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatia’s might not participate at Eurovision next year in Vienna, but they are set to return in 2016, and most likely with the winner of the first editon of mega popular shoe The Voice. The show will air on HRT, the Croatian national broadcaster, and today the judges were revealed. They are […]

CROATIA HRT October 07

Croatia plans 2016 Eurovision return?

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatia, which is not taking part in next year’s Eurovision Song Contest is tipped to return in 2016 with national broadcaster HRT likely to choose its participant for the 61st edition of the contest through the talent show “The Voice”. HRT will screen the first season of the popular global franchise in […]

PHOTO: MINARCORD PRODUCTION October 06

Video: Željko Joksimović & Toni Cetinski – Zabluba

Željko Joksimović and Toni Cetinski collaborated on a song. There is no need to introduce Željko, but we will remind you that Toni was the second Croatian representative, back in 1994. Official video was published just few hours ago and it already has almost 200,000 views. The song is called Zabluda (Fallacy) and it is […]

DINO MERLIN October 04

Dino Merlin headlined in Bundekfest Festival

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Dino Merlin, who represented Bosnia and Herzegovina at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest, was the headline act at last night’s Bundekfest Festival in Zagreb with record high attendance. Tens of thousands of people attended Dino’s concert. He opened the show with a song from his latest album after which the audience enjoyed […]

CROATIA HRT September 26

Croatia will not return to Eurovision in 2015

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Although Croatian national broadcaster announced their return to Junior Eurovision Song Contest yesterday, today they informed the less that they are not returning to senior Eurovision Song Contest and will miss the 60th anniversary of the historic music event of Europe. One more year without them, unfortunately! DID YOU KNOW? Monaco, Ukraine, […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 15

Video: Nina Badrić – Vetrenjače

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatian Eurostar, Nina Badrić, has released a new video for her single “Vetrenjače” (Windmills) filmed on the streets of New York City. In this upbeat performance, Nina dances around the streets of the Big Apple with a Pharell Williams T-shirt. The Croatian singer is also planning on releasing her first English-language album […]

PHOTO: VECERNJI.HR September 05

Life after JESC: Dino Jelušić

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Through this series of posts oikotimes.com would like to present information about the Junior Eurovision Song Contest winners after-winning-life. What happened to the JESC winners after their triumph in the contest? Dino Jelusic is a Croatian singer, musician and songwriter. He was the winner of the first Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2003 […]

PHOTO: DARIA KINZER FACEBOOK FAN PAGE August 31

Gallery: Daria Kinzer performs in Lind’s Kronefest

LINZ, AUSTRIA – Croatian representative from 2011, Daria Kinzer, who is acctually from Austria, our next year host country, has once again performed at Linz’s Kronefest. And this was her second time do it, but this year the organizators sent her a special call, as she did her gig last year so good. Here are […]

PHOTO: VICTOR CRUZ LAFUENTE / OIKOTIMES.COM August 03

New releases by Molly, Kurt, Severina, Roman, Hadise, Helena, Tolmachevy Twins, Claudia Faniello

Molly Sandén who participated in 2006 Junior Eurovision and 2012 Melodifestivalen is now releasing a brand new song titled “Freak” the audio of which is available below. Produced by RedOne (the composer of Russia’s 2011 entry and many other international hits) Molly is performing a great ballad this time. Have a listen. On the other […]

PASTORA SOLER June 19

Video: New Releases By Eurostars This Week

Lots of activities and songs are available this week from our beloved Eurovision stars. We have news from Spain, Hungary, Croatia and more… In Hungary, Kállay-Saunders András presented his new single “Juliet” at Viva Comet and an official video clip is expected soon. The man who brought Hungary in the top five of #Eurovision after […]

PHOTO: RTCG April 18

EX YUGOSLAV VOCALS TEAM FOR SERGEJ

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Although Croatia won’t be sending its own representative to Eurovision this year, some of its signers will be appearing on stage after all. Montenegro’s representative at the contest, Sergej Ćetković, will have three backing vocalists from Croatia on stage with him in Copenhagen. They are Martina Majerle, Ivana Čabraja and Dragan Brnas. […]

TAJCI April 14

VIDEO: TAJCI – KEEP YOUR HEAD UP

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Yugoslavian representative from 1990, Tajci is back on stage (not Eurovision). Couple months ago she released a video for her song “Keep your head up” that was filmed in beautiful city of Dubrovnik. It was produced by her husband Matthew Cameron and it was directed by Will Benson. But now Tajci is […]

LINES & COLOURS December 23

IS CROATIA CHANGING PLANS FOR 2014?

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatia could send an entry to the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest after all. According to local media, national broadcaster HRT has been in discussion with the Lines and Colours band to represent the country in Copenhagen. Lines and Colours participated in the 2009 Croatian national selection but missed out on a ticket […]

PAMELA RAMLJAK December 16

VIDEO: PAMELA RAMLJAK – OVAJ PUT TI KAZEM NE

ZAGREB, CROATIA – This summer we informed you about regional music festival Suncane Skale that was held in Montenegro where a lot of former Eurostars performed their new songs. One of them was also former Croatian representative Pamela Ramljak, that participated with Nika Antolos and Neda Parmac at 55th edition of Europe’s favorite show. Pamela […]

EUROSTAR NEWS FROM CROATIA

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Doris Dragović, the Yugoslav representative at the 1986 Eurovision Song Contest and Croatia’s represenative at the 1999 edition will hold two concerts in Serbia despite vowing never to perform in the country following the breakup of Yugoslavia. Ms. Dragović will perform in Belgrade’s Kombank Arena on Valentine’s Day February 14, 2014 and […]