Both the voting problems and the competition itself have during this year’s Melodi Grand Prix, created a stir. On Saturday night, it was between TIX and KEiiNO in the gold final, but it was in the end Tix who could adorn himself with the title as the winner of the Melodi Grand Prix 2021.Continue reading
Saturday the 20th arrived, the nerves were on the outside since the morning, and the day was VERY long.
They made an absolutely amazing performance, Alexandra nailed her high note with perfection, and the entire staging and setup and their fantastic new white and silver outfits were so perfect. The happiness that radiated from their faces, their smiles, their energy… it was heartwarming and overwhelming and a true joy to wittness.Continue reading
This year’s twelve finalists in the Melodi Grand Prix are ready, after the heavy metal act Jorn received the last gold card Monday evening. Only one of these is going to represent Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest, and Betsson’s bookmakers have received help from MGP expert Per Sundnes to assess various finalists’ chances of winning.Continue reading
– I feel we have a song that meets people at home, says Fred Buljo in Keiino, and is happy that the group tops the betting lists. Eurovision has published the overview which shows that Keiino has a clear lead among the bookmakers.Continue reading
What an experience! We were met by a cheering crowd that shouted “NORWAY, NORWAY”, and it was so amazing. We had such great energy from the audience, KEiiNO’s Alexandra Rotan says, through NRK’s press contacts.Continue reading
Around 12 this afternoon, some of us nearly had a heart attack. All of a sudden, the Facebook covers changed on KEiiNO’s Facebook, and on Tom’s, Alexandra’s and Freds – all into the same cover. This could mean two things, 1. A new single soon, or 2. They were among those soon to be announced as participants in this year’s Melodi Grand Prix i Norge.Continue reading
– I’m fine, it’s Saturday after all, Fred Buljo joked to VG after the voting showed that it was game over.
He didn’t despair at all, even though it was on the cards that he was hanging by a thread. Last round he was close to being voted off.Continue reading
Fred after his debut on the dance floor: “I’ve never been so nervous in my entire life”Continue reading
Together with Alexandra Rotan and Tom Hugo Hermansen, Øvergård Buljo swept away all the competitors during the Norwegian Melodi Grand Prix with the song “Spirit in the sky”. And from the stage in Tel Aviv they won the hearts of the public, even though a stingy jury snatched victory away from the trio.Continue reading
One can almost feel the need for revenge in the studio now, because our three next guests…, almost won the ESC in 2019, after receiving the most public votes.
But they ended up in 6th place, so here are three people who can hardly wait for the MGP (ESC) to start again. We shall not talk a lot about what happened in 2019, but we have to go there as well of course. Welcome, Tom Hugo, Alexandra and Fred, you look so happy! How long have you waited for this week?
Fred Buljo was one of this year’s contestants of the Norwegian version of Dancing with the stars, here called “Skal vi danse”. Sadly he and his dance partner was voted home last night. Us fans would so very much have liked to see him dance several more Saturdays.Continue reading
Published May 16th 2019, By (NTB) NTB, Altaposten,translated June 5th 2020, by Karina Brandt / KEiiNO Fangroup Official People inContinue reading