Spanish hopes have arrived in the land of fire with the aim of lighting up Europe with the strong ballad that Pastora Soler will perform. The experienced singer has also received messages of support showing that Spain trusts in her.
Local and foreign dance groups, singers and DJs will perform during the opening ceremony and interval acts during both semi-finals and the final. Today it was announced that the previous five winners of the contest will perform at the interval act show in the second semi-final.
In a video clip that has been released today we can hear a new version of Quédate Conmigo sung by some well-known voices. Among the singers we find some very familiar faces like national final's contestants and other recognized musicians from all around the world.
The program will feature Soraya's challenge in obtaining her driver's license. She will find time in her busy schedule to attend driving school to the day she actually holds her license in her hands. This new show called Famosos Al Volante will begin airing on La Sexta from May 4th at 21:30 CET.
The official fan club of the Eurovision Song Contest, OGAE, has opened its annual poll to predict the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest winner. Loreen was in the lead after 6 clubs votes, we have reached 14 out of 41 club results but nothing has changed in the leader's position.
When the final of this year's Eurovision Song Contest runs over the TV screens on the 26th of May it will most likely be with a significantly lower number of viewers from Denmark. An Olympic handball qualification match will probably be preferred by a lot of Danes.
More than half of this year's Eurovision Song Contest participants made their appearance at the 4th edition of Eurovision In Concert last night. A sold out crowd had a great party to 23 of the entries that will soon compete in Baku. See or re-live it via our 3D videos.
Some sad news has reached us today from Spain. José Guardiola, who represented Spain at the 1963 Eurovision Song Contest in London with the song Algo Prodigioso placing 12th, has sadly passed away this morning in Barcelona at the age of 81. Throughout his career he recorded over 540 songs.
Little by little we know more details about the Spanish performance at the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest. TVE has revealed that Pastora Soler will be accompanied by a five-member choir including some familiar faces. The staging will be designed by the renowned choreographer Fracis Viñolo.