CYPRUS 2013: DESPINA OLYMPIOU SELECTED
Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece)
The Eurovision drama in Cyprus ended after a hilarious back and forth on Valando Tryfonos and Michalis Hatzigiannis as recently reported. It is now officially decided (again) that Despina Olympiou will represent Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest 2013 with a song by Andreas Georgallis (Cyprus 1996 composer) and lyrics by Zinon Zintillis.
CyBC officially confirms the news: On January 15th CyBC board decided to appoint Despina Olympiou as the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest representative, a decision reached after many proposals submitted to the national broadcaster. The decision made based on artistic and financial facts. The song will be a ballad and with lyrics in Greek and will presented on TV in mid February.
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SOURCE: OIKOTIMES.COM /SHOWTIME-CY.BLOGSPOT.COM