Tag Archive | Conchita Wurst

Turkey: No Return to Eurovision Yet

Turkey – The General Manager of TRT, the Turkish national broadcaster, has been speaking about the chance of Turkey returning to the Eurovision Song Contest. It has been well documented in the past the country objects to the Big 5 buying their way to the final. It appears that is not the only issue… 

Conchita Wurst Reveals HIV Positive Status

Former participant – Conchita Wurst (Austria 2014) has chosen to reveal that she is HIV positive after an ex-boyfriend threatened to make the news public. Taking control of the situation, Conchita revealed the news yesterday and has since been inundated with well wishes. 

ECON Announce more confirmed guests

ECON – If you’re a Eurovision fan, we told you earlier in the year to put the 9th and 10th September 2017 in your diary and get yourself to Frankfurt for the fantastic Eurovision Convention at Kap Europa! More Eurovision stars have now been confirmed for this Eurovision extravaganza. 

Australia: Is it Dami Im?

Australia – According to Fox Hit Radio station in Australia, the representative for them will not be Delta Goodrem as rumoured, but another name that has been bandied about, Dami Im. She is a Korean-Australian singer and songwriter.

Eurovision 2015: Pop Meets Opera Today at Noon

Eurovision 2015 – This lunchtime sees Conchita Wurst (Austria 2014), plus five ESC 2015 candidates Boggie (Hungary), John Karayiannis (Cyprus), Mørland & Debrah Scarlett (Norway), Molly Sterling (Ireland) and Nina Sublatti (Georgia) take part in a ‘Pop Meets Opera’ gala.

Eurovision Stars Shine at Life Ball

Former Participants – Eurovision stars Conchita Wurst (Austria 2014), Dana International (Israel 1998, 2011) and Jedward (Ireland 2011, 2012) performed last night at the Life Ball here in Vienna, and treated fans to a version of ‘Waterloo‘.

Conchita Wurst Releases Debut Album

Former Participants – Last year’s Eurovision winner, Conchita Wurst, yesterday released her debut album. The album is simply called ‘Conchita‘ and boasts 12 original tracks including last year’s wining entry ‘Rise like a phoenix‘. Conchita has also released her biography.