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PICK OF THE DAY EUROVISION SONG CONTEST, 8PM, RTÉ ONE

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;5/18/2013, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
INCREDIBLY, the world's number one cheesy music-fest is the grand old age of 58. Some might accuse it of already adopting a 'pipe-and-slippers' approach to music, but if this year's entrants are anything to go by, the competition seems to have had an injection of youth serum. Denmark's Emmelie de Forest is expected to do well. The 20-year-old appears to be channelling Sandie Shaw on stage — well, she performs without shoes anyway. Her track, Only Teardrops, is so catchy, she's the runaway favourite. Our own entrant Ryan Dolan (right) made it through the qualifiers on Tuesday with Only Love Survives. He goes on last, and hopefully the song will linger in the memories of viewers as they cast their votes around Europe. We're due a win at some stage, surely...
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