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    Dami Im reveals ambitions to crack Europe after close finish at Eurovision
    May15

    Dami Im reveals ambitions to crack Europe after close finish at Eurovision

    Australian singer’s entry, Sound of Silence, earned the most jury votes but fell short on the public voteDami Im has revealed her ambitions to crack the European market after narrowly missing out on winning the Eurovision song contest for Australia in Stockholm on Saturday night.The 27-year-old Brisbane-based singer said she gave 150% at...

    Poli Genova ranks Bulgaria fourth at Eurovision 2016
    May15

    Poli Genova ranks Bulgaria fourth at Eurovision 2016

    Bulgarian star Poli Genova ranked Bulgaria fourth at last night’s Eurovision 2016 finals in Stockholm. The winner in the song contest is Ukraine with the piece 1944. The Bulgarian and her song If Love was Crime seen as outsiders by the bookmakers have improved Bulgaria’s best-ever Eurovision ranking. In 2007 Elitsa and Stundzhi with...

    AP Top International News at 12:04 a.m. EDT
    May15

    AP Top International News at 12:04 a.m. EDT

    Ukraine’s Jamala wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Jamala takes home Eurovision crown with song about war
    May15

    Ukraine’s Jamala takes home Eurovision crown with song about war

    Ukraine’s Jamala struck a surprise gold in the Eurovision Song Contest with a song 1944 about war-time deportations of Crimean Tatars by the Soviet Union in one of the most controversial winners in the competition’s history. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Ukraine wins world’s biggest music contest
    May15

    Ukraine wins world’s biggest music contest

    After a tense vote count, Ukraine’s Jamala was declared the winner of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest after a heart-felt performance of “1944”, a song about the deportations of Crimean Tatars during World War II. Held in Stockholm, the 61st edition of the show is expected to become the most-watched Eurovision …...

    Ukraine’s Jamala Wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest
    May15

    Ukraine’s Jamala Wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest

    Susana Jamaladinova, who uses the stage name Jamala, received the highest score of 534 points for her song “1944.” …read more Source:...

    Jubilant Ukraine hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory
    May15

    Jubilant Ukraine hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory

    Jubilant Ukrainians erupted in celebration Sunday after Jamala won the Eurovision Song Contest with a powerful tribute to her Tatar people’s deportation from Russian-annexed Crimea in 1944. …read more Source: GMA News...

    Jubilant Ukraine hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory (AFP)
    May15

    Jubilant Ukraine hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Jubilant Ukrainians erupted in celebration Sunday after Jamala won the Eurovision Song Contest with a powerful tribute to her Tatar people’s deportation from Russian-annexed Crimea in 1944. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine president hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory
    May15

    Ukraine president hails ‘unbelievable’ Eurovision victory

    KIEV – Jubilant Ukrainian officials erupted in celebration Sunday after Jamala won the Eurovision Song Contest with a powerful tribute to her Tatar people’s deportation from Russian-annexed Crimea in 1944. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Political Ukraine song wins Eurovision
    May15

    Political Ukraine song wins Eurovision

    Controversial ‘1944′ performance inflames Russia for focusing on Crimea …read more Source: Financial...