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Articles by Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece)

About Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece) (2033 Articles)
This passion begins in 1984, in 1996 I established oikotimes as a printed pamphlet and in 2001 as a website turned eventually into Eurovision. The best thing happened is that I got to know some great friends.

Iceland 2017: who’s your favourite? have a say in our poll

LISTEN TO THE PARTICIPANTS Hildur Kristín Stefánsdóttir – Bammbaramm Svala Björgvinsdóttir – Ég veit Thad Páll Rósinkranz & Kristina Bærendsen – Þú og ég Eff Rúnar Rúnarsson – Mér við Hlíð Juli Heiðar Halldórsson & Thordis Birna Borgarsdóttir – Heim til THIN Linda Hartmanns – Ástfangin Sólveig Ásgeirsdóttir – Treystu to mig Erna Mist Pétursdóttir – Skuggamynd Aron Brink – Þú hefur dáleitt mig Daði Freyr ... | read the full story here

January 21, 2017 9:15 pm // 0 Comments

Georgia 2017: will EBU allow the song or the background to be used?

GEORGIA – Tako just won the national final in Georgia with the song “Keep The Faith”. She was a member in the 2009 Georgian entry which withdrawn from Eurovision under the Russian pressure due to the war. In her 2017 national final performance images were used in the background about various international events in the headlines. But there is also a mention to the Russian invasion to Georgia. Clearly this makes the song political. Despite we all knew the Ukrainian entry was ... | read the full story here

January 20, 2017 10:41 pm // 1 Comment

Greece 2017: watch Demy’s interview on ERT

GREECE – As revealed by oikotimes.com last night, Demy, the 2017 Greek representative spoke to ERT about her Eurovision venture and revealed many things among them that the video clips will be filmed in Greece and Ukraine as the two countries are true bonded due to the big Greek community. She also revealed that she was discussing Eurovision participation in the past but she wasn’t feeling ready for it because Eurovision is a difficult project and needs hard work. She praised the ... | read the full story here

January 19, 2017 11:41 am // 1 Comment

Greece 2017: video clips to be filmed in Greece and Ukraine

GREECE – Tomorrow at 09:00 CET in the morning ERT will air an interview with Demy, the 2017 Greek representative in the Eurovision Song Contest. Yes, just an interview and no songs. You can watch the show live on http://www.ert.gr. The songs will be revealed in February in a special Greek final show, not a live event like in the previous years and within the show Greeks will be able to tele vote for them (no jury). It will be revealed that Demy along with the GDT (Greek Dream Team) ... | read the full story here

January 18, 2017 7:42 pm // 0 Comments

Will Donny return? Who qualified in Israel? Why Mirela is topping the iTunes charts?

SPAIN – Since the announcement of the five finalists of the Eurovision direct goal, Mirela gives signs that it is a strong competitor to represent Spain in Kiev. A day after its release, the single ” With You ” reached the top-100 iTunes Spain, occupying the 11th position. In addition, it emerges as a favorite of fans in national and international polls, as well as social networks. In addition to Mirela, Manel Navarro also appears in the best – selling iTunes, in 50th ... | read the full story here

January 17, 2017 11:33 am // 1 Comment

Spain 2017: oikopanel listens and reviews the finalists; have a say in our poll

SPAIN – The oikopanel gathered around and listened to the full versions for the Spanish national final, Objetivo Eurovisón 2017. After listening to the six entries we awarded them our Eurovision points! SPAIN 2017 PTS Victor Fred Darren Olivier Geoff Jaime  LeKlein 55  12  7  5  12  12  7  Maika 40  4  7  6  3  10  10  Manel Navarro 39  8  6  8  5  4  8  Mario Jefferson 37 ... | read the full story here

January 16, 2017 3:40 pm // 0 Comments