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Greece Has Spoken: 16-Year-Old Victor Vernicos is Headed to Liverpool

Selection season is in full swing, and Greek broadcaster ERT just added one more name to the list of talented artists who will be vying for Eurovision glory: 16-year-old singer-songwriter Victor Vernicos. (He is the youngest ever artist to represent Greece at the contest and the first solo male to do it since 2009.) Victor’s song, an English-language ballad titled …

Greece: A 50-50 voting process has been introduced to select next Eurovision entry

The President of ERT has revealed plans to choose the Greek entry for the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest. A committee of music professionals and a committee comprising of members of the public will make the selection. This weighting of the two committees will match the newly introduced weighting at the Eurovision Song Contest, with the public having a 50.6% say …

Giorgos Kapoutzidis announces that he is no longer going to be the narrator for Greece

Greece: Giorgos Kapoutzidis will no longer be Greek Eurovision commentator

To date Giorgos Kapoutzidis has covered more than 10 editions of the contest as his legacy began in 2013, in Sweden. He also assisted ERT with the 2006 Eurovision semi-final and final by writing the show’s script, and presenting the 2013 and 2014 Greek national finals. But now, it seems that his Eurovision involvement has come to an end. Speaking …

Robert Williams

Greece: 1977 singer Robert Williams has passed away

On August 21st the singer-songwriter Robert Williams passed away at the age of 73 . “Now you will sing from the heavens and we will be listening for eternity” fellow friend-singer Bessy Argyraki wrote on her instagram page. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bessy Argyraki A (@argyrakibessy_official) The well-known artist, performer, and creator, who passed away, found about his …

ESC 2022: From the first semi-final live on tapes to the second semi-final

Over yesterday and today, more and more live on tapes are being released by the EBU on the official Eurovision Song Contest YouTube channel. By now, we’ve gotten to the point, where we have now seen “all” of the first semi-final tapes and now we step into the second semi-final. This is great moment to remind everyone, that some broadcasters …

That’s ‘Dr. Tenfjord to You’, “Die Together” Singer Celebrates Medical School Graduation

Fresh off of her 8th place finish at Eurovision last month, Amanda Georgiadis Tenfjord graduated from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology today with a degree in medicine. (Though she represented Greece at the contest, the Greek-born singer moved with her family to Norway at the age of three.) She announced the news on her social media accounts. so …

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