BELARUS – Belarusian representatives in the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest announce album release this month and CIS fas are already excited. We just have to see if this time there will be a song that could appeal and interest the international and western European audience.
CZECH REPUBLIC – Mikolas Josef, the 2018 Czech entrant presented his brand new hair style on Instagram and already his account crashes with messages. What do you think of him as a blood? Kind of a return to his modelling years, right?
RUSSIA – The third day of New Wave Festival is today and various Russian stars perform daily on stage. Of course it is impossible not to have on stage: Philip Kirkorov, Sergey Lazarev, Ani Lorak and even Alexey. Demy, the 2017 Greek Eurovision entrant is the only Eurostar competing this year. Last night she slay the stage with ABBA’s “The winner takes it all” which ranked hr 2nd in the leaderboard and today she performed the Melina Merkouri international hit of the 50s and 60s “Ta paidia tou Pirea”. In the second night Demy ranked 4th.
FINLAND – We all remember the last of TRT against Krista Siegfrids who kissed a girl in the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest. After all Krista (alongside Conchita) are key reasons for TRT to to return to the contest since then. Krista was asked about the TRT reaction and with open mind and heart she said that she loves the Turkish Eurovision entries and hopes Turkey returns to the contest.
GEORGIA – Do you remember Tamara from the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest representing Georgia? She is now officially engaged with her – for years – partner Boris Milanov. Yes, you know Boris also very well who opened many recent Eurovision entries among them Bulgaria 2016, 2017 ones.
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA – Tinka, who represented Switzerland in 2006 as member of Six4One band, published a photo on her Instagram account celebrating her wedding anniversary. We hope she keeps reading us and we can never forget our venture together in Nafplio, the Greek city where the Swiss 2006 entry video clip was filmed.
RUSSIA – Last but not least, Russia entrant of Eurovision 2016, Sergey Lazarev, issued a video to explain the incident with a reporter this afternoon. Many media published hysteric and negative posts of his attitude towards the reporter who invaded his interview session with another journalist. Sergey includes in the video statement the video with the incident to prove that he did nothing violent or rude.
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ESTONIA – Stig Rästa has recently announced on Instagram that he has become a dad for the second time, introducing Sadu Rästa to the world with an adorable family portrait! In 2015 he finally got the chance to represent the Baltic nation along with Elina Born with ‘Goodbye to Yesterday’. The song, a fan favourite, hit the emotional heartstrings of both the jury and televote, coming 7th overall,