Tag Archives: danish MGP

Article & Videos: “Disco-boys”. Danish magazine “Billedbladet”. Jan. 26th 2012

Article published in the paper-issue of the Danish magazine “Billedbladet” no. 4, 26.1.2012.

Written by Dorte Quist. Photos by Niels Henrik Dam.

Found by Diana Kaia Magling. Translation by Marianne Saietz


Picture-text: Disco-boys.

Alexander Rybak partied with VMD ( Let´s Dance ) -Tobias Karlsson.

Norways heartbreaker and violin-player Alexander Rybak, 25, who won the international ESC in 2009, had invited his good friend “Lets Dance”- contestant Tobias Karlsson to Aalborg so they could party together.

Continue reading Article & Videos: “Disco-boys”. Danish magazine “Billedbladet”. Jan. 26th 2012

Alexander Rybak. Eurovision Medley at the Final of Danish MGP. 21.01.2012

Picture from www.gaffa.dk

Alexander did an outstanding performance at the national Danish final in MGP 2012. He made an amazing medley of some of the Eurovision winner songs!

“Fly on the wings of love” Olsen brothers, Denmark 2000
“Hold me now” Johnny Logan, Irland 1987
“Fångad av en stormvind” Carola, Sweden 1991
“Satelite” Lena Meyer-Landrut, Germany 2010
“A-Ba-Ni-Bi” – Izhar Cohen and the Alphabeta, Israel 1978
“Hard Rock Hallelujah” Lordi , Finland 2006
“Fairytale” Alexander Rybak, Norway 2009

Upload and subs by Julia B. English translation by Tessa L. and Marianne S. Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva.

“Rybak spicing up MGP in Denmark”. VG. Jan. 17th 2012

Article published on www.vg.no 17.01.2012. Link to original article: http://www.vg.no/musikk/grand-prix/artikkel.php?artid=10075779

Written by Catherine Gonsholt Ighanian and Marcus Husby. Photo: Mattis Sandblad

Found by Ingegerd Claesson. Translated by Marianne Saietz

MGP: Alexander Rybak, here in Germany during the ESC last year – still takes part in the game. Photo: Mattis Sandblad

Rybak spicing up MGP in Denmark. Has made his own ESC-medley for the danes.

Rybak keeps sailing in good tailwind from MGP –  Almost 3 years after he stole the show in Moscow.  Now, the danes are tempting the TV-viewers with the norwegian, who they describe as ” The alltime biggest international MGP-winner”. Danish www.dr.dk  announces, that Rybak will be guest-artist in the MGP-final in Gigantium in Ålborg this Saturday. In addition, the 25-year-old will have influence on which song, that wins. New this year is, that the danish MGP- team includes juries from the countries who won the last 4 years: Russia, Norway, Germany and Aserbajdsjan.

Continue reading “Rybak spicing up MGP in Denmark”. VG. Jan. 17th 2012

“Here are the foreigners…”. Ekstrabladet Jan.15th 2012

Photo: Stella Pictures

Article published on www.ekstrabladet.dk 15.01.12

Written by Pernille Christensen.

Link to original article:http://ekstrabladet.dk/flash/kultur/article1691191.ece

Translated by Marianne Saietz


Here are the foreigners, who will find the danish Grand Prix-winner

Last years winner-duo, Ell & Nikki, are in the international jury, who will help finding the danish Grand Prix-winner

When danish MGP on Saturday will take place in Aalborg, there will, for the first time in danish Grand Prix-history,  be an international jury, participating in finding the winner.

Now, Denmarks Radio ( DR ) has put names and faces on the foreign musical professionals, who are going to take part in finding the song that will represent Denmark at Eurovision Song Contest in Azerbaijan in may.

Continue reading “Here are the foreigners…”. Ekstrabladet Jan.15th 2012

Backstage in Denmark. 2 Videos. Jan 11th and 12th 2012

Screenshot from “Alexander Rybak at Aftenshowet”, by Anglesina Est


Backstage -video made at the TV-set of “Aftenshowet”. Filmed 11.01.12 by Tina Magling

Backstage-video of Alexander in the sound-studio of DR – danish TV. Recorded 12.01.12 and posted on the facebook-page  “DR Melodi Grand Prix” by “Søren”  13.01.12.