...my city and I'm going to work for it with all my heart."
The switch-on was followed by a performance by Blas Cantó, the singer who will represent Spain in next year's Eurovision Song Contest.
This year the city's light have
Around 40,000 people packed into the Plaza de la Nogalera in Torremolinos over the weekend for the town's Pride festival that has become the third most important LGBT event in Spain after Madrid and Barcelona.
Eurovision Song Contest winner, Dana ... highlight of the festival was a performance on Saturday night by transsexual singer, Dana International.
Dana won the Eurovision with the song Diva, in Birmingham in 1998. She has enjoyed international fame following her victory in the competition and she
...stadium throughout the concert and there was no shortage of applause after each song.
His final song, Nessun Dorma, put the hairs on the back of my neck up before the much-loved tenor received a final standing ovation lasting several minutes.
...stations of Tashkent; and tuck into the delicious Uzbek cuisine that reflects centuries of cultures colliding.
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The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 was hosted in Tel Aviv - just in case
Come to think of it, it's already happening on those Voice Factor's Got Talent shows. Whenever I've been unlucky enough to come across one while zapping, the truncated song, missing out all the best bits, is very much secondary to the tragic backstory ... involving a one-legged grandmother bereavement issue or some such. The singer screeches a long, high note and the audience performs the compulsory standing ovation while granny sheds a tear from on high. The butchered song is just a pawn in the emotional
...those little dark clouds that sit permanently atop the head of cartoon characters who can't shake the blues.
The blues - that's another example; a whole musical genre born of the same source, albeit just the one song rehashed ad infinitum.
Taking ... all of this into account, then, I imagine you're thinking that having been blessed with a sprinkling of autumnal melancholy yesterday, I was able to channel some of its mysterious magic and produce a song of extraordinary, yearning beauty.
Slams, the Australian Open, because the way they have set it up is incredible.
Which song is your favourite to listen to before going out on court?
'Gonna fly now', from the film 'Rocky'.
Who is your best friend on the circuit?
On 24 May 1956 seven countries got together to launch an event that would end up being an annual spectacle with an audience of millions.
The first Eurovision Song Contest, known then as the Eurovision Grand Prix, took place in Lugano, Switzerland, ... in the Teatro Kursaal: Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, France, Luxembourg and Italy.
The winner was the song Refrain, performed for hosts Switzerland by Lys Assia.
The next year Austria, Denmark and the UK joined the competition, ... Saturday's Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, Spain was represented by Miki Núñez, with the song La Venda. It wasn't expected to do tremendously well, but the final result, 22nd, was disappointing.
The first winner, Lys Assia, attempted
...original song lyrics in English, with American actress and choreographer Bayork Lee (who performed in the original show in New York in 1975). The actor has said that anyone who wants to see him on stage will have to go to the Malaga theatre as he will move