Category Archives: EUROSTARS

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 18

Conchita Wurst’s backstage book is ready!

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – Were you thrilled when Conchita Wurst rocked the stage and took the trophy this May? If the answer is ‘yes’, then this is the news for you. Mario R Lackner and Irving Wolther joined forces, actually they’ve crossed thier pens, and made a book – “Conchita Wurst – Backstage”. This book is […]

KATE RYAN September 11

Axel, Sandra, Kate for Special Olympics closing ceremony

ANTWERP, BELGIUM – The guy who was on his very first flight, Axel Hirsoux, also this years Belgian representative will be on stage at the Sportpaleis in Antwerpen with several Eurostars like Sandra Kim (Belgium 1986) and Kate Ryan (Belgium 2006). They will perform on September 20th at the closing ceremony of the Special Olympics.

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 11

Conchita Wurst to perform at the European Parliament

RAPPLER.COM REPORTS – Transvestite Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst will perform in front of the European Parliament building in Brussels on October 8, the bearded Austrian sensation said Thursday, September 11. European lawmaker Ulrike Lunacek, one of five MEPs from 5 different factions who invited Wurst to perform, said that the hour-long concert was part of […]

PHOTO: IGRE123.COM September 11

Eurostars to attend Slovenska Popevka 2014

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – The upcoming Slovenian song festival “Slovenska Popevka” is set to feature several Eurostars in its lineup this year. Headlining the festival are Darja Švajger and Nuša Derenda, who represented Slovenia at the 1995 and 2001 Eurovision Song Contest respectively. Other Eurostars taking part are Steffy, as well as Rudi Bučar, who have […]

PHOTO: OIKOTIMES.COM September 11

Eurostars nominated in preliminary MTV EMA 2014 phase

GLASGOW (SCOTLAND), UNITED KINGDOM – Once again several Eurovision stars are nominated in regional MTV EMA categories. In the preliminary phase people regionally choose their national artist and then a final voting with the best from those countries will battle for the big award of European Act of the year. Among them we see the […]

LINDA MARTIN September 11

Conchita comes, Linda replaces Johnny

LUXEMBOURG, LUXEMBOURG – The Eurovision Gala line up has been updated with a new guest and one replacement. It is reported by the organisers that Eurovision 2014 winner Conchita Wurst will be the third Eurostar performing on October 25th at Casino 2000 in Mondorf-les-Bains in Luxembourg. In the meantime Johnny Logan cannot attend the event […]

PHOTO: FOTIS KONSTANTOPOULOS / OIKOTIMES.COM September 10

Eurostars lined up for Amita Motion Day of Positive Energy 2014

ATHENS, GREECE – For 9th consecutive year Amita Motion is organising the Day of Positive Energy at the OAKA complex in the open area of Wall of Nations. MAD TV will stream the show live and various Eurovision stars will attend and perform in the gig. Somehow we have the feeling that one of them […]

PHOTO: YANNIS PAPOUTSAKIS / OIKOTIMES.COM September 10

Alex Sparrow receives acting award

LON ANGELES (CA), UNITED STATES – Alexey Vorobyov, who performed as Alex Sparrow for Russia at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest, has made it big in the States, after overcoming a serious car accident in Los Angeles. Alexey recently won the Best Short Foreign Film at the Action on Film International Film Festival for his […]

HARI MATA HARI VERASANOVIC September 08

More Eurostars in Serbian talent show announced

BELGRADE, SERBIA – Several days ago, we’ve informed you about a new show for young singers in Serbia, where Jelena Tomasevic and Milan Stankovic will be judges. By the rules of the show, there are five judges. Today, the rest of the names have been published. They are Hari Varesanovic, Leontina Vukomanovic and Goca Trzan. […]

PHOTO: VICTOR CRUZ LAFUENTE / OIKOTIMES.COM September 08

Hungarian Eurostars in Public Media Day

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY – Last Saturday was a very special day in Hungary. It was Public Media’s day and a big celebration on the streets of Budapest was planned. Several Hungarian eurostars will hold a gig. They were A Dal participant Bogi, the guy who represented Hungary this year in Copenhagen – Kallay Saunders and ByeAlex, […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 08

Cascada celebrate 10 years

BERLIN, GERMANY – In 2013 Cascada represented Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest and despite their failure remain popular across the world. This year the group celebrates 10 years! Lead singer Natalie commented their latest single recently saying: “Blink was sent to us by a colleague in the US and we felt in love with […]

PORTUGAL FLAG September 08

Final preparations for Setubal underway

SETUBAL, PORTUGAL – The operation of the ‘Eurovision Live Concert – Portugal 2014’ has begun. The organization has defined the date and has also revealed the program, so all is well prepared for one of the biggest European events dedicated to the Eurovision Song Contest. At the 12th and 13th September 2014, the Fórum Luísa […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 05

Busy schedule for Axel Hirsoux

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – From accepting awards to appearing on tv shows, Axel Hirsoux is a busy man! In the aftermath of his Eurovision appearance, the singer has a busy schedule for the remainder of 2014. The singer made his appearance during the 5th edition of the Wallonian award show ‘Mouche D’Or’, who celebrate the worst […]

PHOTO: CAGRI ERDOGDU September 04

Gallery: maNga perform at Bakırköy Botanik Park

ISTANBUL, TURKEY – While the thriller with Turkish participation in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest remains and the country to submit a song by maNga in Turkovision 2015, Bakırköy Botanik Park welcomed on August 30th the Turkish band which represented the Turkish nation in the 2010 Eurovision edition. Below you can see photos from the […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 04

Eurostars join Sidaction charity anthem

PARIS, FRANCE – In France, AIDS / HIV has always been a national concern, and Sidaction (Sida being the French word for AIDS) is one of the most important charity organizations in the country. This year, Sidaction, celebrates its 20th birthday. On this occasion, famous French artist Pascal Obispo was asked to compose an anthem. […]

PHOTO: VICTOR CRUZ LAFUENTE / OIKOTIMES.COM August 31

Molly furious with Danish wales murder

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – It is rare to see artists (and especially Eurovision ones) to deal with real life issues. Molly Smitten Downes proved to be a real sensitive Eurovision participant despite her failure in the Copenhagen Eurovision edition last May. This is what she said regarding the murder of wales in Denmark, the host […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU August 28

Milan & Jelena as jury members in talent show

BELGRADE, SERBIA – Two former Serbian Eurovision representatives will be members of the jury in a music show Pink’s little stars, which will start airing in September on the biggest television network on Balkan – RTV Pink: Jelena Tomašević and Milan Stanković. The producers chose them as they both started their carrers in similar shows […]

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 […]

PHOTO: YANNIS PAPOUTSAKIS / OIKOTIMES.COM August 23

Eurostars accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (part 3)

One more day of unstoppable Eurovision stars accepting he ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. In this post we see Eurostars like Dino Merlin (Bosnia & Herzegovina 1999, 2011), Nina Badric (Croatia 2012), Tanja (Estonia 2014), Olivia Newton John (United Kingdom 1974), Eldar Qasimov (Azerbaijan 2011), Lulu (United Kingdom 1969), Twiins (Slovakia 2011), Kurt Calleja (Malta 2012), […]