TOP 50 MILLENNIUM SONGS (position 8)

   

EUROVISION COVER – HEAVEN (Afrikaans)

In 2004 Jonsi represented Iceland at the Eurovision song contest with HEAVEN. Tobi Jooste of South Africa covered it in Afrikaans as KAAPSTAD.  

EUROVISION 2004 – ISTANBUL – TURKEY

2004 saw the introduction of a semi final and so a longer period for Eurovision than just a week was needed. Many did not know it would be longer, like Morten and so he booked a flight just for the last week and was unable to cancel. I was able to cancel my flight (and […]

ESC COVERS COMPETITION – NOTT/TONIGHT

ESC Covers is running a competition in support of the song NOTT/TONIGHT in the Icelandic final. The song is sung by ARON HANNES EMILSSON and one of the composers is SVEINN RUNAR SUGURDSSON who wrote the 2004 song HEAVEN for Jonsi. What you have to do is to publish a photo of TONIGHT in your […]

62 COVERS UNTIL KIEV – DAY 27 (Iceland 2004)

ICELAND 2004  Kaapstad – Tobi Jooste Heaven – Jonsi

ESC COVERS TOP 100 EUROVISION SONGS – position 54

54 – Heaven – Jonsi (Iceland 2004)

NEW COMPETITION – OVER ICELAND

In Vienna we will have a compilation ICELAND IDOLS and we will hand over a copy of it to HERA BJORK who will be there as backing singer for Iceland. On the compilation is an Afrikaans cover of her Euro entry. But also in Vienna will be Sveinn from Iceland who composed the 2004 Iceland […]

EUROVISION 60th CELEBRATION – SONG 9 of 60

We are now at song 9, which comes from ICELAND, their 2004 entry HEAVEN sang by Jonsi. The Afrikaans cover is called KAAPSTAD (Cape Town) and is sung by Tobi Jooste

SEVENTH QUESTION – of 12

In 2004 Sveinn Runar Sigurdsson wrote a sing called HEAVEN and it was sung by JONSI for Iceland. I love that song a lot and of course met Svein at Eurovision in Istanbul. Sveinn is again in the Icelandic selection this year. Sveinn and his Ukrainian wife will attend Eurovision in Vienna and celebrate their […]