PORTUGAL – Singer-songwriter Roger Waters revealed on social networks that he asked Conan Osiris to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest 2019: “I explained that Eurovision could be a turning point.” The Portuguese singer has not yet responded to the request.
“A few days ago I wrote a letter to the young and talented Portuguese singer Conan Osiris … I was told that he was not sure if he would go to Tel Aviv or not. I listened to his song and got a translation of the lyrics, where he I wrote to him and I suggested to him the opportunity to speak for life about death (…) and to show solidarity with the people. unarmed demonstrators shot dead in Gaza”.
So far, Conan Osiris has not yet reacted to Roger Waters’ statements.