Cyprus: Ivi Adamou Announces her Entourage for BakuWritten by Marc Calleja Bayliss
One of the countries that has been receiving ample support from the fans and the critics prior to the 2012 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest which is set to take place in Baku, Azerbaijan is Cyprus who have decided on sending the Greek born Ivi Adamou. The renowned performer is known from her stint on the Greek version of X Factor, before of course being signed by the nations' subsidiary of Sony Music. She will be taking part in the first semi-final performing the song La La Love written by Alex Papaconstantinou, Bjorn Djupstrom, Alexandra Zakka and Viktor Svenssonr who as one could note are all Swedes, somewhat the people dominating the pop music industry at the moment. Nevertheless, the important announcement here is the team that will be backing her up.
In fact, the people involve are none other than vocalist Bjorn Djupstrom, dancers Tatiana Demetriadou and Olga Pilaki and two other individuals who are both dancers and vocalists at the same time and these are Victoria Taylor and Wiveca Hartmann Knudsen. Apart from the people on stage, there are a number of people behind the scenes including the director of the staging; Apollon Papatheocharis, the choreographer; Chali Jennings, the vocal coach and former representative; Elena Patroklou, makeup artist; Grigoris Pirpylis, hairstylist; Stephanos Vasilakis, sylist; Notis Panagiotou and last but not least fashion designer; Fani Xenofontos. In the meantime the delegation will be led by Evi Papamichael and Kleitos Kleitou who are the Head and Assistant Heads of Delegation and also Malvina Markopoulou from Sony Music Greece. Stay tuned to escflashmalta.com for more news about the competing countries in the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest.
Source: OGAE Cyprus