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Alexander Rybak is shortlisted for the Social Star Award!

Link to the source.  Found by Ulli C.

Overview prepared by Hilde M.


Alexander is Norway’s hottest star on social media

Today he was shortlisted for Norway  Social Star Awards by Starcount.


Starcount is a company that count and chart the performances of public profiles on social networks.

The Social Star Awards will be held online on Youtube 23 May, 2013.


Alexander is Nr. 4 on the today’s Chart for Norway, just pushed down one place by A-ha due to their short revival at the Bilboard show.

He is Nr. 17 on the All-time Folk Chart, worldwide.

On the total Global Chart, he has increased his ranking from about Nr. 11 000 in December 2012 up to Nr. 5789 today.

With a total of 59,537 Twitter followers, 577,899 Facebook fans and 37,957,370 YouTube views.

Today Alexander Rybak gained 222 Twitter followers, gained 434 Facebook fans and gained 59,723 YouTube views.

2 articles about the release of Alexander Rybak’s new music video “Strela Amura”.

 Alexander Rybak presented his new music video in Baku.

Article published on  http://www.1news.az/  24.05.2012, 23:05

Journalist  V.S.  Link to original article here.

Found and translated by Zhanna Sergueeva. English revision by Anni Jowett.

On the May 24th at the Press Center «Baku Crystal Hall» the winner of Song Contest “Eurovision-2009” Alexander Rybak held a presentation of his new music video for the song “The Arrow of Cupid”.

The singer told reporters that the clip was shot in Kiev.

According to 1news.az, Rybak told how the clip reflects his life.

-I feel lonely and in this clip I tried to reflect my inner state. 
I do not want to become famous. I do not want to reconcile with everything like well-known stars do. I just want to stay a musician and a composer, – he said. Continue reading 2 articles about the release of Alexander Rybak’s new music video “Strela Amura”.

Interview in the newspaper “Evening Moscow”. 22.05.2012

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