BULGARIA – Kristian Konstantinov Kostov is a Bulgarian-Russian singer. He was a finalist in season one of The Voice Kids Russia and a runner-up in the fourth season of X Factor Bulgaria. He represented Bulgaria in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 with the song “Beautiful Mess”, finishing in 2nd place. In January 2018, Kostov won the EBBA Public Choice award. In January 2019, Kostov was one of seven first batch singers who would be performing in the seventh season of Hunan Television’s singing reality-competition Singer (previously I Am a Singer).
SPAIN – Carlos Right has just released the video clip and the new version of Se te nota, the song composed by Morat with which the singer tried to represent Spain in Eurovision and who obtained the last position in the pre-selection gala.
The video clip with the new version is now available on all digital platforms, and it can be noticed the personal touch that the artist wanted to print on the subject. You’ll notice it will become the first single from the album that will be released shortly. A few days ago, Carlos Right and published the cover of what will be his first album, and for months has been sharing in their social networks the production process of it, which is already known to have two collaborations.
The videoclip of Se Te Nota was published on 12/4, but the singer offered a preview of it on April 9 at the Projections of Madrid cinemas, where he was wrapped by his loyal fans, as well as by several ex-contestants of the latest edition of OT, Among those who were Dave, Sabela, Alba Reche, Africa, Damion, Alfonso, Marta, Maria and Noelia.
BULGARIA – Zhana Bergendorff is a Bulgarian singer and songwriter. She is known for winning the second series of Bulgarian X Factor in 2013. Zhana was born in Sofia, Bulgaria under the name Zhana Vladimirova Brankova, adopting the father and family name of her second father. She started singing at the age of 7. She comes from a family of musicians, her mother and grandparents were musicians. When she was 18 years old she moved to sing in South Korea. She lived there until 2010 and later moved to Denmark with her fiance Stefan. They met in Korea in 2007. In Denmark she entered X Factor Denmark. On 12 March 2018, it was announced that Bergendorff will be part of the group named EQUINOX, which will represent Bulgaria in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 with their song “Bones”. They finished 14th in the Grand Final.
HUNGARY – AWS is a Hungarian metal and post-hardcore band formed in 2006 by Bence Brucker, Dániel Kökényes, Örs Siklósi, and Áron Veress. The band’s name is often humorously explained as an acronym for a random phrase. Their music is characterized by diversity, powerful performances, and sudden changes, which utilizes metal, psychedelic rock, alternative and post-rock styles. Up to now, they have released four singles, four studio albums, one live album and fourteen video clips. Their music videos often have juxtapositions of images of violence and celebrities in order to bring light to problems that the world faces, exhibiting what they call being “anti-celebrity”. They represented Hungary at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal, with the song Viszlát nyár.
HUNGARY – András Kállay-Saunders was born in New York City, United States to Hungarian model Katalin Kállay and American soul-singer and producer Fernando Saunders. He is a descendant of the noble Kállay family from his maternal side. Throughout most of his childhood years Kállay’s father was touring the world and playing his music among legends such Luciano Pavarotti, Jeff Beck, Lou Reed and many more but every now and then Fernando would bring along his son to observe. His father would take him to Detroit and show him how it all started; the corners he sang on, places he played. By doing so, Fernando planted the Motown roots deep within Kállay’s soul. In 2010 Kállay decided to visit Hungary to spend time with his grandmother who was ill at the time. During his visit in Hungary he noticed a TV commercial urging talented singers to audition for the nations talent competition Megasztár.