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Annet Artani speaks about cancer, depression and the divorce

USA – During a Skype interview the 2006 Cypriot representative, Greek American singer Annet Artani spoke to EPSILON TV about her baby and the difficulties in her life. In the video which is in Greek, she spoke about what happened after the birth of her baby son, the depression she got into which led to her husband freaking out and abandoning her although he knew she was diagnosed with cancer. While he didn’t even bother to attend her surgery session to support her, the lack of ... | read the full story here

September 21, 2016 12:52 am // 0 Comments

JESC 2016: George Michaelides will fly the flag in Malta

CYPRUS – Cypriot national broadcaster concluded the internal selection for the 2016 representative in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Malta next November. George Michaelides competed among Lia Kasiou, Spyros Spyrou, Florentios Tsoukkas and Stefanos Charalambous and got the ticket to Malta by the CyBC jury. The song and the official announcement are expected soon. Cyprus returns to JESC after their last year withdrawal and make the 16th country participating in ... | read the full story here

September 17, 2016 5:54 pm // 0 Comments

Finally someone dared to comment Jamala’s neo-Nazi concert appearance

CYPRUS – With fans all over the web reacting negatively to Jamala’s appearance and participation in the neo Nazi festival in Lutsk on early August, with the EBU not doing anything as usual and with almost all websites not even mentioning the information (of course they have to suck up NTU in order to appear in the next Eurovision videos), Cypriot representatives in 2016 Eurovision Song Contest proved they have the guts to comment the news. “The main responsibility for what is ... | read the full story here

August 22, 2016 8:28 pm // 0 Comments

Cyprus confirms participation in Eurovision 2017

CYPRUS – Just a few days after having confirmed the come back of Aphrodite’s island in the Junior edition, it seems that today CyBC (RIK) has declared that Cyprus will fly to Ukraine next May. We still don’t know wether the broadcaster will go for an internal selection (like in 2016) or a national final (like in 2015). Both methods were quite successful since Cyprus reached the final during the two last editions of the contest. With Cyprus in, now we have 24 countries ready to ... | read the full story here

August 8, 2016 6:07 pm // 0 Comments

Cyprus returns to Junior Eurovision and calls for songs

CYPRUS – Cypriot national broadcaster announced its return to the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Malta on November 20th. The national broadcaster, CyBC calls for songs to be submitted. This makes Cyprus the 13th country participating in the contest. Until 9th of September those interested can submit a song at jesccyprus@cybc.com.cy. The final selection will be made internally by a professional jury. In the 13 years of Junior Eurovision, Cyprus has 8 ... | read the full story here

August 6, 2016 11:08 am // 1 Comment

Anne-Marie David would do anything for money

LUXEMBOURG – Anne Marie David, the 1973 Eurovision Song Contest winner sparkled a huge web fight with her recent visit to Northern Cyprus which is occupied by Turkey since 1974. Two days ago she was in Kyrenia, to receive an award for her career and she posted on Facebook that she is in the Turkish part of Cyprus, a phrase that the international law never recognised. It seems that for getting an award (which anyway she doesn’t need due to her historic career and discography) from ... | read the full story here

June 2, 2016 12:03 pm // 12 Comments

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