AT THE OGAE PARTY in the euro fan cafe

Symphony from Swaziland and the winner of the first Afri music song contest also met up with another guest at the OGAE party last night. This time it is SANNA NIELSEN who participated for Sweden at the 2014 Eurovision in Copenhagen. She placed in the top 5 with her song UNDO which was covered in […]

COVER OF UNDO

South African singer Charlize Berg has covered the 2014 Swedish Eurovision entry UNDO of Sanna Nielsen. It is called ONTBREEK (translated as “be missing” or “be lacking”). It appears on her CD called AS JY WEET DIS LIEFDE

ISABELL OTREBUS – POLISH 2017 EUROVISION SELECTION

Isabell Otrebus will compete in the Polish Eurovision selections with a Fredrik Kempe song Isabell Otrebus is a 19 years old singer and was born and raised in Stockholm by Polish emigrants. She speaks fluent Polish and Swedish and started to play piano at the age of six. She then went on to study music in […]

62 COVERS UNTIL KIEV – DAY 4 (SWEDEN 2014)

SWEDEN 2014 Hoor my stem – Linda Kilian Undo – Sanna Nielsen

SANNA NIELSEN MUSIC COMPETITION

Linda Kilian’s new CD HOOR JY MY (Do you hear me) contains no less than 6 Sanna Nielsen covers, two in English and four in Afrikaans. Mad events has kindly donated two CD’s to us and one will be given to Sanna herself and the other one is up for grabs in a competition. Before […]

R O W TOP 12 SONGS – UNDO

This is the first of several Swedish entries that reached the final 12 – UNDO by SANNA NIELSEN. The song is from 2014 and composed by Fredrik Kempe. It has been covered in Afrikaans by Linda Kilian and she won an OGAE award for for as best new comer in 2015.  

R O W BEST SONG – FINAL TWELVE

Hello again Rest of the World! Thank you so much for all your diligence, hard work and sacrifice in getting through round two of our search for the favourite Eurovision song for our brilliant fan club. The results have been tallied.  The top twelve songs have been selected… by YOU! Now… We ask for you […]

IS MELODIFESTIVALEN A SEVENTH WONDER?

Fred Medeiros, OGAE R OW member and our accredited journalist to the 2015 edition of Melodifestival recalls his first in 2008.   After visiting the last seven Melodifestivalen finals myself, I wonder what actually is it that keeps fans coming back for more. Is it the Schlager pop, is it the top quality productions or […]