Alexander Rybak: “‘Buranovskiye grandmas’ are the same as me”
Photo: Alexander Rybak won the hearts of viewers of “Eurovision” in 2009.
Article published on www.vmdaily.ru 22.05.2012. Journalist Ramazan Ramazanov. Photo: the agency “ITAR-TASS».
Link to original article here. Found by Ulli Cologne. Translation by Zhanna Sergueeva. English revision by Anni Jowett.
A special correspondent of the “Evening Moscow” at “Eurovision-2012” has interviewed the winner of “Eurovision-2009”.
– Alexander, they say that “Eurovision” is a disease that can’t be cured. Have you also caught it?
– Most likely, that is not about the competition but about the stir around it’s participants. When an artist experiences certain emotions (generally positive emotions), he will want to return to them again and again. So he goes there where he felt good once. And “Eurovision” is a festival of colours, emotions, vivid impressions, an acquaintance with a new country and meeting with old friends. Continue reading Interview in the newspaper “Evening Moscow”. 22.05.2012