The third episode of the R S G (radio sonder grense) series was broadcast after 6 pm on Sunday 15 July. Elsje van Jaarsveld presented it while Ilse Schurmann wrote the text and produced the show. Continue reading R S G SERIES ON THE SONGS FROM THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – episode 3
KAREL GOTT is probably the biggest artist ever to come out of the old Czechoslovakia. He has recorded between 500 and 700 songs in his career. Roy van der Merwe of ESC Covers is a big fan of Karel, who represented Austria in the 1968 Eurovision song contest with a song composed by Udo Jurgens called TAUSEND FENSTER. Continue reading NADHERNY CHOR – KAREL GOTT
24 Maart 2023 was die 23ste herdenking van die dood van BLES BRIDGES in ‘n motor ongeluk. ESC Covers het besluit om vir 23 dae elke dag een van sy videos te plaas. Continue reading ONTHOU BLES BRIDGES SE DOOD 23 JAAR GELEDE – 12 van 23 LIEDJIES
24 Maart 2023 was die 23ste herdenking van die dood van BLES BRIDGES in ‘n motor ongeluk. ESC Covers het besluit om vir 23 dae elke dag een van sy videos te plaas. Continue reading ONTHOU BLES BRIDGES SE DOOD 23 JAAR GELEDE – 5 van 23 LIEDJIES
MERCI CHERIE, which won the 1966 Eurovision song contest for Austria and performed by Udo Jurgens, got covered several times. MAXIMILIAN ARLAND and ANNEMARIE EILFELD did it too in German. Continue reading MERCI CHERIE – MAXIMILIAN ARLAND & ANNEMARIE EILFELD
MANIE JACKSON is currently one of the most successful singers in South Africa. Over his career, he has covered successfully songs of G G Anderson, Udo Jurgens, Karel Gott and Andreas Martin in Afrikaans.
For the next month or two, INFE Australia, INFE Ireland and INFE South Africa teamed up to pick their favourite Eurovision entry involving a MALE SINGER from each country that have participated in the Eurovision song contest.