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Video Birthdays Page 149

Birthdays

It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

25 September – Let’s get biblical

Some people want it all. Participate in the contest, present the contest, participate in the contest. You know the score But...

23 September – Thinking of cheese, I know – but we’re...

Why has Portugal never won Europe's favourite TV show? They try and try, but Europe ignores them. Just think of Maria Guinot,...

22 September – Let’s just play and swing… around all day

Never forget the vintage contests, and 1984 may well qualify as a vintage contest. A decent crop of songs from top to bottom...

September 21- Is the contest coming home?

No birthdays of people today, so I'm using artistic licence and picking a country's birthday today. I'm going further and using a preview...

20 September – A thousand baby otters in the dark...

When someone is called (within their own country) the best female singer of the 2000s, you have to hope that they perhaps sang for...

18 September – If love you love really love …

Some of our closest friends like using lots of words in their song. Maybe the writer is paid by the word, or maybe...

17 September – Siegel and Meinunger have a lot to answer...

Our friends Ralph and Bernd have come up with some gems in the past. And some songs that were not quite gems but...

16 Setember – Dreams and things

Sometimes I feel really old. Mostly when I see songs like the one by today's birthday girl Fanny Biascamono was 18 when...

14 September – Cheesy ‘Wotsits’ or not?

I couldn't post this yesterday due to a special mission involving noisy necklaces. But I had to post the birthday of a dear...

13 September – Grandma beats a good old cheesy drum

We have to admit that when Europe expanded in the 1990s and 2000s, it was a breath of fresh air. Instead of dancing...