Yet another Eurovision personality has gone on to the great Eurovision in the clouds. Presenter of the 1958 Eurovision Song Contest and former television presenter Hannie Lips passed peacefully away last week at the grand old age of 88.
The popular and also controversial contestant, Rylan Clark, was voted off the X Factor UK at the quarter final stage last weekend. He has revealed to an English newspaper that his next target is to represent the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Should anyone be in doubt about the level of English in next year's host country then a quick look at the latest edition of the English Proficiency Index will settle that matter. Sweden tops the list followed closely by neighbouring country Denmark.
Since she represented the Netherlands at the 2001 Eurovision Song Contest Michelle has changed music style. Out On My Own has been replaced with a significantly more rocky attitude. With her band EinsteinBarbie she is now nominated for the prestigious Grote Prijs van Nederland.
In the coming days the musical version of the play written by Juan Carlos Rubio, Esta Noche No Estoy Para Nadie that could be translated as Tonight, I'm Not In The Mood, will see its premiere. Gisela, the 2008 Andorran Eurovision representative, performs the role of one of the protagonists.
Despite losing once in court the widow to Flemming Bamse Jørgensen does not give up. She has decided to appeal the decision about that she shouldn't be getting any royalty money for a book about her husband, which was released shortly after his unexpected and way too early death.
Dino Merlin, the Bosnian representative at the Eurovision Song Contest 1999 and 2011 tours through some European countries. Until the 15th of December Dino gives five concerts in France, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria and Germany.
Poor Kikki Danielsson. In recent years her career has been overshadowed by her turbulent private life. The troubled star seemed to be getting back on track again with a triumphant comeback last summer. Judging by the latest shocking news, Danielsson is on a downer once more.