Posts by Charlotte

Cancer puts a stop to Olsen Brothers

The sad news about Niels “Noller” Olsen being sick by cancer in the brain, hit Denmark today. He will now focus on time with the family – and no longer perform as one half of the popular Olsen Brothers who won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2000. Read more

Executive Supervisor Jon Ola Sand leaves EBU

After the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest, Jon Ola Sand will leave his position at the European Broadcasting Union. He will return to Norway for a position at the head office of public broadcaster NRK. Mr Sand leaves EBU after 10 years in charge of the Eurovision Song Contest. Read more

André Rieu joins forces with Maastricht for Eurovision bid

Maastricht gets help from world famous violinists and conductor André Rieu. It’s his home town, and he is helping them achieve the goal: to host the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. A video of him conducting “Te Deum” with his Johann Strauss Orchestra brings back hope for a fantastic opening of the show. Read more