Johnny Logan slams ‘cheap and nasty’ approach to Eurovision song

INDEPENDENT.IE REPORTS / IRELAND – The Hold Me Now singer was speaking after Louis Walsh suggested he would love him to pen a song for this year’s bid. “I like Louis but he knows I would never have anything to do with our Eurovision entry the way it’s currently being done by RTÉ. Because at the moment, it’s cheap and nasty — that’s how it seems to me,” Logan told the Sun. The artists, who won the competition in 1980 and again in 1987 said he wasn’t ... | read the full story here

February 27, 2017 2:06 pm // 0 Comments

Watch: Sakis Roubas and Tamta slay the stage

GREECE – Sakis Rouvas and Tamta (along with other Greek popular singers) continue their live shows in Athens, at the Kentro Athinon. Last night we had the chance to enjoy their live performance due to the party of one of the most popular radio stations Dromos 898 FM. Sakis proudly represented Greece in the 2004 and 2009 Eurovision Song Contest and hosted the 2006 Athens Eurovision Song Contest edition while Tamta participated in the 2007 Greek National Final while she submitted the song ... | read the full story here

February 25, 2017 12:38 pm // 0 Comments

Malta 2017: PM meets Claudia and congratulates her

TVM.COM.MT REPORTS / MALTA – Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has congratulated singer Claudia Faniello for her success in the Malta Eurovision Song Contest last weekend, and also congratulated the organising team for their success with this year’s Festival. Faniello_PM2The Prime Minister was speaking during his first meeting with the Festival’s winning team, singer Claudia Faniello, author Gerald James Borg and composers Sean and Philip Vella. This followed their success in the 30th ... | read the full story here

February 22, 2017 4:50 pm // 0 Comments

France 2017: Amir has three advises for Alma

FRANCE – Amir has generously given some winning advice to the young and talented Alma. Alma isn’t a novelty, she was the opening act for Amir during his tour. The two artists are so close that they spent New Years Eve together with friends. Amir didn’t hide his joy when he knew that just like he did previously, Alma will represent France at Eurovision this year. During an interview for Télé 7 jours, the singer gave his point of view on his little protégée who is following him and ... | read the full story here

February 16, 2017 6:23 pm // 1 Comment