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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

May 12 / Cyprus: UK press consider ‘Alter Ego’ as a copy of ‘Somebody Told Me’

OK MAGAZINE UK REPORTS – The Eurovision Song Contest aired it’s first semi-final of 2016 tonight, and doe viewers noticed something about one of the acts. As the singers took part to secure a place in Saturday night’s final, Cyprus’ entry got fans talking as a potential winner of the contest. But there was something else about the band, called Minus One, as they performed their track Alter Ego on Tuesday night. Scott Mills, who was commentating the show alongside Mel ... | read the full story here

May 12, 2016 9:27 am // 2 Comments

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