Category Archives: EUROSTARS

ABBA July 27

Did You Know? ABBA costumes made for tax reduction

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – The four guys from Sweden started their career singing for UN soldiers in Cyprus back in the 60s. Then they formed ABBA when returned to their country but their brand name endangered by a fish factory claiming their branding. What some of you didn’t know is why they were dressed in such […]

PASTORA SOLER July 27

Gallery: Eurostars post their summer photos

It’s the middle of the summer, most of us are vacating, working and vacating but still we got our smart phones for capturing our summer moments in photos, sharing them in our social media. Here are the photos we gathered from various Eurostars like: Anna Vissi, Conchita Wurst, Margaret Berger, Malena Ernman, Valando Tryfonos, Basim, […]

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 […]

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 […]

MORTEN KAISER / OIKOTIMES.COM July 23

Twin Twin to attend London gig

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – We’ve been focusing on beard for the last 2 months but let’s not forget moustache! This year’s French representatives, who painfully and unfairly finished last on the scoreboard, are still alive and we’re happy they are! After their Eurovision experience, they’re still focusing on the international market. Since they probably were […]

EUROVISION.TV / EBU July 23

Line up for EC Germany annual convention announced

COLOGNE, GERMANY – EC Germany announced the event for their annual convention which will take place in Cologne, Germany on November 22nd and proudly presents: Axel Hirsoux – Belgium 2014, Suzy – Portugal 2014, Eleftheria Eleftheriou – Greece 2012 and Cindy Berger – Germany 1974. Heppi Herrlich & Sascha Korf will host the event. For […]

Mike Brown/Reuters July 23

Eurovision winner Dana Scallon ‘covered up sexual abuse by brother’

THEGUARDIAN.COM REPORTS – The Eurovision song contest winner and former Irish presidential candidate Dana Scallon covered up her brother’s sexual abuse of two underage girls for decades, a court has heard. John Brown, 60, is accused of five counts of indecent assault against two girls under the ages of 13 and 16 at different times […]

KALOMIRA SARANTIS July 22

Video: Kalomira gives a unique interview

TICKETSMOVE.COM REPORTS – Tickets Move recently interviewed the Greek Eurovision representative of 2008 and got some interesting questions for you. Check the text and the video below! What is one thing that you have not told anybody in an interview? I think the one thing I haven’t told anybody is that I like to do […]

ANGGUN July 20

Video: Anggun performs at Indonesia’s Got Talent

JAKARTA, INDONESIA – Once a pop star, now a real TV juror, Anggun is still hitting the stage. The 2012 French representative is once again back in her homeland as a juror. After “X factor Indonesia” she’s now part of «Indonesia’s Got Talent», the local version of the world famous TV show. In her country, […]

ALYONA LANSKAYA July 20

Video: Eurostars perform at Slavianski Bazaar 2014

VITEBSK, BELARUS – Once again he glorious international festival at Vitebsk took place. The 2014 edition of Slavianski Bazaar was surrounded by many #Eurovision stars. The event kicked of on 10th of July with Sophie Ellis-Bextor as the guest of honour – international star. Although Loreen and Emmelie de Forest (Eurovision winners 2012, 2013 respectively) […]

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 […]

MTV VMA 2014 LOGO July 19

Avicii nominated in MTV VMA 2014

CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES – We all remember the 2013 Eurovision anthem made by Avicii and B & B from ABBA, one of the most spectacular openings in the history of the #Eurovision Song Contest. Two nominations for Aviccii are now underway for Avicci in the 2014 edition of MTV VMA which are expected to be […]

CONCHITA WURST July 19

Conchita joins Manchester Pride 2014 after Mykonos

MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM – Eurovision sensation Conchita Wurst is set to headline this year’s Manchester Pride Big Weekend festival. The Austrian drag artist, who won this year’s contest in Compenhagen, will perform at the festival over the August Bank Holiday weekend. All Saints, Foxes and Anastacia are among the other musical acts who will take […]

SANNA NIELSEN July 16

Eurostar perform at Princess Victoria’s birthday celebrations

ÖLAND, SWEDEN – Crown Princess Victoria turned 37 on Monday, and the entire royal family gathered on the island of Öland for the occasion which also marked the royal debut of Prince Carl Philip’s fiancée Sofia Hellqvist. Victoria Day was originally conceived as an opportunity to give an award for major Swedish sporting achievements. Today, […]

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 […]

DSC09987 July 14

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 […]

FREAKY FORTUNE July 14

Video / Gallery: Freaky Fortune ready to meet Conchita again

ATHENS, GREECE – During the amazing beach party by Carroten and Panik Records, oikotimes.com had the chance to meet the 2014 representatives of Greece, Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd. In this post we present our interview with Freaky Fortune (aka Nicolas and Theofilos) the amazing duo who made B&W Hallerne audience to “Rise Up” with […]

DSC09935 July 14

Video / Gallery: Will Demy finally represent Greece in Eurovision?

ATHENS, GREECE – Yesterday, Panik Records and Carroten celebrated summer with a great beach party in Athens sea side. Lots of great stars participated in the beach concert performing live for a huge audience. Amongst them it was Demy, the upcoming star the hits of which smash the national charts every time she releases a […]

CONCHITA WURST & JEAN PAUL GAULTIER 02 July 09

Gallery / Video: Conchita becomes Gaultier’s muse & prepares for a duet with Anna Vissi

INDEPENDENT.CO.UK REPORTS – Conchita Wurst made her modelling debut today, walking at the Jean Paul Gaultier Couture show in Paris. “I met Conchita two years ago she came to one of my couture shows,” Gaultier told The Independent post-show. “I loved her look and when I heard that she will represent Austria for the Eurovision […]