Last night, esctoday.com co-hosted the first of two massive Eurovision Song Contest preview events. Eurovision in Concert took place in Zaandam, The Netherlands, featuring performances by seventeen of this year's competing nations. Next week, five more will rock London with a mega-party featuring performances for their Eurovision Song Contest entries and much more.
The first videos from last night's event are now online. You will be able to see more videos and interviews with the participants throughout the day as we continue to prepare and add them to the website.
Here you can see Dutch representative Sieneke perform a medley of former Eurovision Song Contest entries and winners, including Making your mind up, Waterloo and Save your kisses for me. The one slight difference for Sieneke's present to fans in the audience: She performed the all in Dutch! Of course, you can watch her perform her entry Shala li Shala la too:
Finnish band Kuunkuiskaajat were in town to perform a traditional Finnish folk song as well as their 2010 RUrovision Song Contest entry Työlti ellää. Thanking the Dutch crowd for a fantastic day, you can watch their performance here:
Georgian's 2010 Eurovision Song Contest singerSopho Nizharadzeperformed I'm telling you as well as her entry for the competition, Shine.You can watch her performance below:
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