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Alexander with Paul de Leeuw in the TV-show “Manneke Paul”. Belgium. Nov. 5th 2012

The TV-show was recorded 4.11.2012. Broadcasted on VTM 5.11.2012. All rights belong to VTM

The full part of the “Manneke Paul”-show, with Alexander:

Interview, and performance of “Leave Me Alone”

This was the third time, Alexander was in a TV-show with Paul de Leeuw. The first time was in May 2009, on Dutch TV, right after Alexanders victory in ESC. Here,  Alexander did an improvisation of the song “Losing my mind” with Paul de Leeuw. In 2012,  3,5 years later, they performed the same song together:-)

Continue reading Alexander with Paul de Leeuw in the TV-show “Manneke Paul”. Belgium. Nov. 5th 2012


drawing by Angelina Udalova

Dear friends,

Today we are having 2 year anniversary of the Official Fansite of Alexander Rybak! 14 February 2010 it was opened to the world, and we have been working hard to update you all with the fresh and interesting information about Alexander! Continue reading Happy Birthday FACEBOOKIES.ORG!

“Completely surreal”. Article in Farsunds Avis May 23rd 2009 with appendix from June 20th 2009

Article posted on 23.05. 2009.
Written by Anders Fjellestad.

Link to original article:

Found and translated by Marianne Saietz.
English revision by Anni Jowett

Alexander Rybak achieved the victory of all time in the Eurovision Song Contest last weekend. But the Grand Prix-hero  has also had many performances behind him in our area. Photo Indrek Galetin. ( EBU).

The friends about Alexander:
“Completely surreal!”

Last weekend, Alexander Rybak fiddled himself into the hearts of all Europe. We have talked to three people, who are close to the super-talent.

With the Stanghelle family, Alexander Rybak has been a steady summer guest in Spind. Here, he wrote songs. Here he fell in love, and here, he gave some of his first concerts. We have looked through our archives and present you with some glimpses from our local memories of the Grand Prix-winner, all the way back from the first concert in Espeland Schoolhouse July 1996. Continue reading “Completely surreal”. Article in Farsunds Avis May 23rd 2009 with appendix from June 20th 2009

Alexander Rybak Meet&Greet in Zielona Gora, Poland, 16th of July 2011

Alexander performed in the final concert of the Russian Song Festival in Zielona Góra. In the afternoon, between rehearsals and the concert, he was invited for a meet&greet with some of his fans from Poland – The “Polish Rybak´s  Mafia”.

And thanks a lot to Patrycja Pajor and Martyna Agnieszka Jasinska for sharing their pictures with us 🙂

Continue reading Alexander Rybak Meet&Greet in Zielona Gora, Poland, 16th of July 2011

Alexander Rybak at the Norwegian radio program Nitimen, 07.06.11

Found and translated into English by Tessa La. Recording and montage by Marion Kubek. Tranlsation of the song “Resan till dig” from Swedish into English by Ingegerd Claesson. Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva. Turkish translation by Alev Can. Subs by Julia Bezbakh.

Greek articles and reviews about Alexander from 2009

Found and translated by Yannis Papadopoulos
Revision by Anni Jowett


1) Review about the “Fairytales” album

2) The Flying Norwegian

3) «I will not be a pop idol at 45»

4) Related videos

Continue reading Greek articles and reviews about Alexander from 2009

Alexander med fela ( Alexander with the fiddle.) Documentary from NRK, April 2009

Uploading to Youtube and english subtitles by bardo0007

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

You can read the interview with Per Sundnes, NRK, about the making of the documentary here.

Alexander Rybak аt “Spellemann awards 2010”.05.03.2011

Alexander has been interviewed by the press on the red carpet of Oslo Spectrum, where he gave the Spellemann-2010 award. Also Alexander introduced his gorgeous girlfriend Maria to the world;) Cheers!:))

Video recording and editing by Julia Bezbakh. English translation by Tessa La. Russian translation by Sofia Khodorovskaya and Sonia Lusina. Greek translation by Yannis P. Czech translation by Jitka Holanova. Turkish translation by Alev CT. Subs by Zhanna Sergueeva.

Alexander Rybak in TV-show “Things I have to do before I die” on NRK 29.1.11

Almost an hour-long and very interesting interview by Tore Strømøy, NRK,  covering a lot of subjects, like his personal tips for success, career, happiness, his views on afterlife, relations, music education, his childhood and his plans for the future. A shorter version of this interview was published on the Norwegian TV-show “Det må jeg gjøre før jeg dør” on  NRK 29.1.2011.

This longer version was found by Mari Andersen.

Unfortunately the video on YT has no subs yet. We had to reupload it to YT due to that our first videos were closed. Subs will be added, but it will take a little while.

The video is also available on our Vimeo account in three parts with subs. Just click HERE

English translation by Tessa La (parts 1-2 and half 3) and Sara Anja. Russian translations by Julia Bezbakh (who also made the subtitles for parts 1 and half 3), Sonya Luzina and Zhanna Sergueeva. Turkish translations by Alev Ct. Czech translations by Jitka Holanová. Greek translations, part of subtitles and video capture by Yannis P

Alexander’s interview to TV8 Follo, 16 Dec 2010

Translation to English by Tessa La. Technical part and Greek from English translation by Yannis Papadopoulos. Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva.

Click on ▲ and then CC if you don’t see the subtitles.

Videos from the Gala-concert in Tampere-Talo, Finland.Oct.16th 2010. By Minna Penttilä

   Alexander Rybak and Tomi Metsäketo, singing old russian romance: ” I met you”


Europe’s Skies

  Continue reading Videos from the Gala-concert in Tampere-Talo, Finland.Oct.16th 2010. By Minna Penttilä

Alexander Rybak and Nordic Chamber Orchestra at the concert in Sundsvall, Sweden, October 8th, 2010

“Die Fledermaus” (“The Bat”) by Johann Strauss II and  “Abandoned”

(recording by Mary-Ann Hansson, montage and uploading by Yannis Papapadopoulos)

First Kiss

(uploaded by Vera Bernang)

Europe skies

(uploaded by Vera Bernang)


(uploaded by Vera Bernang)

Alexander Rybak and Elisabeth Andreassen -Summer Show and Meet and Greet in Tønsberg July 2010

Videos from Alexander Rybak and Elisabeth Andreassen’s summer show Spellemenn at Hotel Klubben in Tønsberg Norway in July 2010.

 From the concert:

“Klinga mina klockor” ( by Laila S)

Introduction+ “Det er vi ändå” ( by Kjersti )


Alexander is guest in Polish morning TV-show. Sept.5th, 2010. 8.30-11.00 CET

The Polish TV-channel TVN has confirmed, that Alexander Rybak will be guest in their show, ” Good morning TVN ” on Sunday, Sept.5th. 8.30-11.00 CET.
Alexander’s Polish fans are looking forward to his visit in Poland.
Link to Polish fanclub:

Link to Polish facebook-fanpage: facebook group “Polish Rybak’s Mafia”

Research and Polish translation by Milena Windmill.
Alexander Rybak w polskiej telewizji. W niedziele w godzinach 8.30-11.00 (czasu środkowoeuropejskiego)
Polska stacja telewizyjna TVN potwierdziła gościnny udział Aleksandra Rabaka w programie “Dzień Dobry TVN”, w niedzielę 5. września, w godzinach pomiedzy 8.30 a 11.00. Polscy fanowie Aleksandra cieszą sie na jego pobyt w Polsce i oczekują go niecierpliwie.

Polish Fanclub:

facebook group “Polish Rybak’s Mafia”

Informacje i tłumaczenie, Milena Wiatrak.


Alex in BingoLotto Show, Sweden, August 15th, 2010

(thanks to Catalina Balan for the videos)

Funny little world

Europe skies