PETRA FREY & TOM MARKS – ICH GEB UNS NICHT AUF

PETRA FREY (who represented Austria at the 1994 Eurovision song contest) teamed up with TOM MARKS and they covered the 2010 Eurovision entry from DENMARK, IN A MOMENT LIKE THIS in German as ICH GEB UNS NICHT AUF. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcoANhet8i0  

SIMONE & CHARLY BRUNNER – NACHTSCHWARMER

In the next few days AUSTRIA will announce who will represent them at the 2019 Eurovision song contest. Almost a year ago, SIMONE AND CHARLY BRUNNER (one of the Brunner and Brunner brothers) released a song called NACHTSCHWARMER. Simone represented Austria at the 1990 Eurovision song contest and Charly was one of the composers of […]

100 RALPH SIEGEL SONGS – SONG 56 (This night should never end)

Song 56 in our list of 100 Ralph Siegel songs bring us to THIS NIGHT SHOULD NEVER END from Petra Frey who was an entry in the Austrian selection one year. Tobi Jooste of South Africa covered it in Afrikaans.  

EUROVISION COVER – INSIEME : 1992 (German)

Petra Frey who represented Austria at the 1994 Eurovision song contest covered the 1990 winner INSIEME : 1992 from Italy.  

SPOTLIGHT ON EUROVISION COMPOSERS – ALFONS WEINDORF & BRUNNER & BRUNNER

The Brunner brothers Karl and Johann together with Alfons Weindorf wrote the 1994 Eurovision entry for Austria FUR DEN FRIEDEN DER WELT sung by Petra Frey, The Brunner brothers released many songs over the years and this song DU BIST LEBEN FUR MICH they brought out in 1996, again using Alfons to write the melody […]

ESC COVERS TOP 100 EUROVISION SONGS – position 15

The highest position for an Austrian song 15 – Fur den frieden der welt – Petra Frey (Austria 1994)

EUROVISION 60th CELEBRATION – SONG 1 of 60

Because we celebrate the 60th Eurovision in Austria, the special compilation starts with a song from AUSTRIA, in fact my own personal favourite from Austria, their 1994 song FUR DEN FRIEDEN DER WELT of PETRA FREY. The cover is by RIAAN GROBLER