Hlynur Sigurðsson

Icelandic Eurovision fan!
  • Oct- 2018 -
    15 October
    Fun!
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 42!

    Wadde hadded dudde da! A total of 30 Eurovision participants celebrate their birthday this week! Two of them are Eurovision winners and another two finished second at the contest!  October 15th Today we celebrate four Eurovision birthday girls! One of them is the was the youngest one to ever win…

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  • 9 October
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday, week 41

    Can you believe that there were 26 Eurovision Stars that celebrated their birthday last week. Can you guess how many will celebrate their birthday his week. Just click through the days and count, or just look at the number on the last page;) Will give you one name to start…

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  • 2 October
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 40!

    We can’t rival last week’s 31 birthdays, but 26 isn’t too bad either, right? Including one winner, Charlotte Perrelli, who will celebrate the 20 year anniversary of her Eurovision victory during Eurovision in Israel. Which is also where she won. October 1st Five wonderful Eurovision divas from all over the…

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  • Sep- 2018 -
    30 September
    Tel Aviv 2019
    Changes in Söngvakeppnin

    Changes in Söngvakeppnin, step in the right direction?

    Following the announcement on 13th of September, about Iceland participating at Eurovision in Tel Aviv in Israel, RÚV, the national broadcaster and the host of Söngvakeppnin, the Icelandic national final, posted further details. That is, the dates, including a  few changes in Söngvakeppnin selection process, as well as a call…

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  • 24 September
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday, week 39!

    It’s not quite a record, but very close; this week we have a total of 31 Eurovision birthdays to celebrate! What is perhaps even more surprising than the sheer number is that none of this week’s birthday boys ans girls are Eurovision winners. We do however have a three time…

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  • 22 September
    Attention!
    Yohanna Married

    Is it true? Is Yohanna married? Yes, indeed!

    Love is truly in the Eurovision air, the beloved Icelandic singer Jóhanna Guðrún got married yesterday, on 21st of September to her long time partner Davíð Sigurgeirsson. Yohanna married in a lovely church called Garðakirkja, in Garðabær, Iceland. Yohanna married Davíð Jóhanna took part at Eurovision in 2009 with the…

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  • 17 September
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 38!

    Last week was Eurovision Birthday busy. Howerver, no less than 16 Eurovision birthdays to celebrate this week! One of them is even a winner! The oldest was born in 1947, while the youngest is only 21 years old, as she was born in 1997,Marija Ivanovska. And three of them celebrate…

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  • 11 September
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 37!

    Just as last week,  there are gazillion Eurovision birthdays to celebrate this week! Including one of the original performer of Eurovision 1956, Mathé Altéry. September 10th Today brings a three Eurovision Birthday Celebrations! That is two birthday boys and one birthday girl. Two of them are born in the same…

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  • 3 September
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 36!

    Sooooo many birthdays! A couple of winners, a few non qualifiers and a whole lot of “middle of the scoreboard” results. The oldest is 69, the youngest is 20. One of the Eurovision birthday boys is the Epic Sax Guy. September 3rd Today there are five Eurovision birthday stars. That…

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  • Aug- 2018 -
    28 August
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    An Xtra Happy Birthday; week 35

    This week, like last week and just about every other week of the year, there are quite a few Eurovision artists who celebrate their birthday! We only have one winner this week, Dana Rosemary Scallon herself. But we also give you a couple that quite a few people think *should…

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