NAME IN THE NEWS – ALEXANDER RYBAK
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Who: Alexander Rybak (31)
Why: Participates in MGP with the song “That’s How You Write a Song”.
Source: Dagsavisen.no Text: Espen H. Rusdal. Photo: Julia Nagelstad. Found by Ulli C. Translated by Tessa La
Now you’re in MPG again. Is it like returning to familiar ground?
– Hee, hee certainly not. The only thing in common for 2009 and 2018 is that Oslo Spektrum seems as awesome as before. And I really look forward to joining Norway’s biggest music festival. Continue reading Alexander Rybak ready for MGP 9 years later
Alexander Rybak’s beautiful violin version of the 2016 Eurovision winner song “1944” by Jamala.
Alexander’s violin version of “1944” was meant to be performed at an ESC event during Eurovision in Kiev May 2017. An event where the invited artists would perform their version of an Ukrainian song. Unfortunately the event was canceled only a few weeks before it was going to happen.
Luckily we can enjoy this beautiful violin version of “1944” on YouTube
The original “1944” by Jamala
Alexander about his tribute to the Eurovision winner 2017
Alexander and Hanne Krogh (from Bobbysocks) were guests in the morning show “God morgen Norge” on TV2 16.5.2017. Alexander told about his love for the song and why he made the music video as a tribute.
Alexander Rybak and Greta Salome with a brilliant duet in the national ESC final on Iceland.
In addition to the duet, there were also an interview and at the end Alexander performed his legendary “Fairytale”. Below you find videos of the duet, the whole part with Alexander – interview, duet and “Fairytale”, and a video of only “Fairytale”. Continue reading Alexander at the national ESC final on Iceland 11.03.2017