Sinplus Show ‘Dreams’ Can Come True With New Single

Sinplus comprise brothers Ivan and Gabriel Broggini, and if you’re like me, you’ll remember them from the Eurovision Song Contest in 2012, where they represented their native Switzerland in the first semi final with the song, ‘Unbreakable’. But even if you’re not like me, you’ll nonetheless be impressed to know that Sinplus won an MTV Award as best Swiss Act, as well as a nomination for Best European Act. Sinplus’ latest single, ‘Dreams’, was released in April, and its radio friendly sound, with delightfully close sibling harmonies, should well see it played on radio stations across the UK and US.

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Alex Sparrow – ‘She’s Crazy But She’s Mine’, ‘Got Me Good’ And ‘Again And Again’

Alex Sparrow was born in Russia and raised in Austrian aristocracy. He’s a singer, actor, mult-instrumentalist, dancer, director, and screenwriter. In his home country he’s been on The Bachelor, won Dancing With The Stars, and represented Russia in 2011 at the Eurovision Song Contest. In other words, he’s a star.

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#Jedward Turn The Snow Green For #CowgateStPats At Espionage Edinburgh 17 March

Although it was a bitterly cold and snowy evening outdoors, it was all green inside Espionage nightclub, Edinburgh, when John and Edward Grimes, collectively known as Jedward, took to the stage for St Patrick’s Day, as part of the #CowgateStPats Festival.

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Jedward Wow With New Acoustic Cover Of ‘Sad Song’ From We The Kings

We’ve never hidden our love for Jedward here on Essentially Pop. The Irish duo continue to impress us with their talent and imagination, and they are for us – and should be for everyone – an example of what can be achieved if you refuse to give in and believe what others say about you.

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Is Ireland Dying To Flog A Lovely Horse For Eurovision 2017?

With Eurovision fast approaching, two-time contenders Jedward have given us a tongue in cheek reminder on their Snapchat today of why the Irish entry should be chosen by the public.

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JedSheeran – John, Edward and Ed Show The Strength Of Their Friendship

JedSheeran is indeed a thing and and it’s here to stay.

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Jedward To Heat Up The Summer With Festival & Convention Dates

Jedward fans have a lot to look forward to this summer with the announcement that the Dublin duo will be performing at several events around the UK and Europe.

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Jedward Rock Dublin In First Show Since Leaving Big Brother

On February 25 Jedward performed in front of a capacity crowd at Dublin’s famous Button Factory, made up of a mix of fans from Ireland and the rest of the world, with one even flying in from Hong Kong for the event.

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Georgia’s Mariam Mamadashvili Takes Junior Eurovision Crown In Malta With ‘Mzeo’

Junior Eurovision sounds like what it is – the Eurovision Song Contest designed for children. There is however more to it than that, as the this year’s contest, held yesterday at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, in Valletta, Malta showed.

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ZÖE – ‘Debut’ (Deluxe)

Zöe Straub is an actress and singer, born in Vienna, Austria. Her first studio album, entitled ‘Debut’, was released last year, with twelve tracks. The fourth track released was ‘Loin d’ici’, which ZÖE entered in this year’s ‘Wer singt für Österreich?’, Austria’s selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. She won the opportunity to represent Austria, ultimately finishing in 13th place.

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I Wear* Experiment’s ‘Patience’ Doesn’t Wear Thin With New Album

I Wear* Experiment are possibly best known outside their native Estonia for having auditioned to represent their country in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. Their entry for this year’s Eesti Laul, Estonia’s national selection, was the title track of their album, ‘Patience’.

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The Essential Weekly Playlist of: Mikk (I Wear* Experiment)

After a short hiatus, we’re back with the Essential Playlist. This week it’s from Mikk, from I Wear* Experiement.

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Smashby – ‘Pharaoh’

Last year we introduced you to Smashby, a Yorkshire artist who was trying out for the Swiss Eurovision Open Selection, with his song, ‘Pharaoh’.

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C’est La Vie: We Talk To B*Witched

Rachel fulfilled the dream of her 13 year old self and interviewed Irish girl group, B*Witched. Their latest album, ‘C’est la Vie – The Collection’, is available now from Amazon.

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Jedward Announce Easter Dates

Jedward will perform three concerts over Easter – March 24 at Dublin’s Button Factory, March 27 at O2 ABC Glasgow, and March 28 at The Garage, in London.

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Jedward Factor In Ratings Solution With Request to Simon

Do Jedward have the solution for X Factor’s Flagging ratings? They think they do!

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