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Video: Performance at Swedish ESC-party in Baku. May 22nd 2012

The recording was broadcasted at Eurovision Radio International 20.6.2012.

Recorded by Tessa Lande

Thanks to the great team at The Eurovision Radio International, we can enjoy a sound-recording from Alexanders performance at the Official ESC-party of the Swedish Embassy in Baku, May 22nd 2012, where Alexander and Loreen were invited to perform.

Alexander played “Chaconne” by J.S. Bach, “Bergrosa” by Sven Ole Nyhus and “Fairytale”. The recording was broadcasted June 20th by Eurovision Radio International.

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Article: “Read this, Sweden: Rybak is still the biggest”. May 27th 2012

Article published on www.vg.no 27.05.2012

Text: Tommy Brakstad. Photo: Scanpix

Link to original article here:  

Found by Vigdis Nor. Translation by Marianne Saietz

Photo: Meeting of masters. Lorine Zineb Noka Talhaoui – better known as Loreen – and Alexander Rybak, visited the party of the Swedish embassys at Villa Petrolea in Baku on tuesday.

Read this Sweden: Rybak is still the biggest!

Loreen got more 12-points but Alexander Rybak still has the highest scores of all time.

“Euphoria” made Eurovision-record of number of 12-points with 18 of 41 possible and won with 372 points in total. When Rybak won Eurovision in 2009 with his “Fairytale”, he got 387 points alltogether. 16 of those were 12-points.

” Wow, that was close. Do not try to run away from me again, my high-score “, Rybak writes on Facebook, sunday. Nevertheless, he  praises Loreen and describes her stage-show as the most original of all times.

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