NEW COVER OF A RALPH SIEGEL SONG

The brand new MANIE JACKSON has just been released and on it is a cover of an old Ralph Siegel song – the cover is called SING VAN LIEFDE (sing of love). Pity the CD does not have more covers of German schlager songs on.

EUROVISION CONVENTION – BIANCA SHOMBURG

It is now TIME to look at the 4th artist who will perform at the Eurovision convention in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. It is BIANCA SHOMBURG who represented Germany at the 1997 Eurovision song contest with the Ralph Siegel and Bernd Meinunger song ZEIT. The English version is called TIME. So Bianca sang about Time long before […]

EUROVISION CONVENTION – LOU

We move to the second artist who will appear at the Eurovision convention in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. Lou is the stage name of Louise Hoffner, a German pop singer. She participated in the 2001 Eurovision national finals, coming in third place with HAPPY BIRTHDAY PARTY. Shortly before Christmas 2002, composer Ralph Siegel asked her if she […]

AFRI MUSIC SONG CONTEST – 3rd SA registration (Cole van Dais)

Cole van Dais became the 3rd South African artist to register.  She has indicated that since she is busy with a DUET CD, her songs will all be duets, Euro covers and even with foreign singers. The first one she registered is with Sergey Sysuev from the Ukraine. And they will do the 2017 Eurovision […]

CHRIS ROBERTS

The day started off with very sad news from Ralph Siegel informing us of the death of CHRIS ROBERTS. Although Chris has never been an entry at Eurovision for Germany, he was well known among many EURO fans who follow German schlager music and songs composed by Ralph Siegel. One of his biggest hits was […]

NEW RELEASE – MAURICE ZAPPE

ESC Covers got to know of this song yesterday. We have no idea who Maurice Zappe is but this song caught our attention because it is a brand new composition of RALPH SIEGEL (music) and BERND MEINUNGER (lyrics)  

DIE ANDER KANT VAN ROEM/THE OTHER SIDE OF FAME

What has people like Carike Keuzenkamp, Rina Hugo, Janita Claassen, Anneli van Rooyen, Patricia Lewis, Bles Bridges, Ge Korsten, Manuel Escorcio, Fanie de Jager, Jannie Moolman, Andre Schwartz, Guillaume, Tobi Jooste, Cole van Dais, David Fourie, Min Shaw, Groep 2, Amanda Luyt, Andriette Norman, Barbara Ray, Alan Garrity, Romanz, Sonja Herholdt, Sunette Bridges, Jurie Els, […]

JUTTA STAUDENMAYER

Ralph Siegel is not the only composer of the 2017 San Marino entry – there are two others and one of them is JUTTA STAUDENMAYER. Not sure if she has any Eurovision songs under her belt, but she is well known among German schlager fans. Interesting to see Ralph has teamed up with someone else […]

INTERVIEW WITH MARKS & STEFANET

Because ESC Covers like this duo from the Moldovan selection, we are publishing this interview from ESCKAZ. Marks & Stefanet – Join Us in the Rain – Tell us about your contest entry: What is its main message? Whether it was written especially for the preselection? Have you considered any other options? – Our song […]

ESC COVERS TOP 100 EUROVISION SONGS – position 1

Here is the winner – never gets tired of it 01 – Lied fur einen freund – Maxi & Chris Garden (Germany 1988)