Sweden: Helena unveils acoustic version of Survivor

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Helena Paparizou, who represented Greece at the 2001 & 2005 Eurovision Song Contest and is currently participating in the Swedish national selection Melodifestivalen, has released an acoustic version of 2014 Melodifestivalen entry Survivor.

Helena’s acoustic version of Survivor was released the day before the Melodifestivalen Andra Chansen show. You can compare the acoustic version and the original version of the Melodifestivalen entry below.

Survivor (Acoustic)

Survivor (Melodifestivalen)


Tonight, the second chance round (Andra Chansen) of the Swedish national selection Melodifestivalen will take place at the Sparbanken Lidköping Arena in Lidköping. 8 artists, including Helena Paparizou, will battle for a place at the grand final of Melodifestivalen 2014. You can find out more about tonight’s show here.

Helena Paparizou has previously represented Greece at the Eurovision Song Contest; in 2001 as a member of Antique and in 2005 as a solo artist. A few years after Antique’s participation at the Eurovision Song Contest where the band ended in 3rd place, Helena returned to the contest with her entry My number one in 2005 where she won the competition and gave Greece their first and only victory to date.

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