Some of the participants, regardless of the place that took on Eurovision, it is possible to gain a firm foothold in the memory of viewers.
Eurovision – the European competition of vocalists is the main musical event of the year not only on the continent but also far beyond its borders. The events of the competition being watched by millions of fans who determine your favorites or outsiders. Thus, some participants, regardless of ranking in the “Eurovision”, it is possible to gain a firm foothold in the memory of viewers, thanks to its unusual, funny and sometimes even shocking stage persona, reports Rus.Media.
It is difficult to let go of the memory of the fans of Eurovision stunning image, the representative of Austria Conchita Wurst, who in 2014 became the winner of the song contest. “The bearded woman” left no one indifferent: millions of viewers were charmed by her strong vocals and soulful song “Rise Like a Phoenix”, but many were just confused by her provocative way.
The representative of Iceland at Eurovision in 2006, Sylvia knight, who sang a rousing song”Congratulations”, stood out with bright colorful “puppet” costume. She chose an open light pink dress, bright belt at the waist, stockings with bows and hat with feathers in the style of the Brazilian carnival. For this outfit it was impossible to ignore.
The winners of “Eurovision-2006” hard rock band Lordi, who was represented at the competition Finland, shocked the audience with its unusual images of monsters. Their costumes have caused a real storm of emotions in the audience, which is so actively vote for the Finnish freaks, which led them to the undisputed victory. At the competition the group performed the song “Hard Rock Hallelujah”.
Moldovan rock band Zdob ?i Zdub, which has twice represented the country at the Eurovision song contest: in 2005 and 2011, always surprised with bright rooms. However, in 2011, the band with the song “So Lucky” really surprised the audience – the musicians came on stage in colorful costumes and conical hats the main. The musicians in the finals, was ranked 12th.
Another breakthrough in the Eurovision song contest was the emergence of a Ukrainian contestant Andrei Danilko iconic image of Verka Serduchka with the song “Dancing Lasha Tumbai”. In 2007, the artist took second place in the finals, after which he gained an army of fans around the world.
The Czech group Gipsy.cz, which represented the country at the “Eurovision-2009”,despite the last place in the semi-finals of the competition, managed long be remembered by the fans. The band members emphasized their Roma origin, and the lead singer appeared on stage in the form of “Superthane”. Of course, to shock the audience with this outrageous ploy was successful, however, this caused only disgust, not sympathy. The group departed from the competition at the semi-final stage, thus not gaining any points.
In 2008, the audience of “Eurovision”, which took place in Serbia, and especially pleased with the Spanish comedian Rodolfo Chikilicuatre(real name David Fernandez Ortiz). They performed the song “Baila el chiki-chiki” is a parody of the songs in the genre of reggaeton mixed with jokes and political references.
The brothers Jedward from Ireland who participated in the Eurovision song contest 2012 with the song “Waterline”, made a splash with their space suits. The outfits were entirely in silver and gold colours, and embellished with iridescent gems. Even more original, they were made protruding elements on the sleeves, shoulders and around the waist, and shoes decorated with stars, has added a strange way.
At Eurovision 2010, which took place in the Norwegian capital Oslo, was marked by a rather strange and ridiculous outfit the band InCulto from Lithuania. The guys sang the song “East European Funk” and came on stage in his underwear, trimmed with silver sequins.
The representative of Israel at Eurovision in 2018, Netta Barzilai, on Tuesday, may 8, made in the first semifinal of the contest with an unusual composition “Tow”. The manner of performance, facial expressions and unusual sounds that are coming out of the singer during a song really makes it unique. Buxom actress is a supporter of the movement “bodypositive” and appeared before the audience in the form of bright, quirky dolls. Her playful manner immediately attracted the attention of the audience: a video for the song “Thaw” has collected on YouTube more than 20 million views. Note, Netta was in the finals and once again will please their fans with a rousing number on Saturday, may 12.