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But is Britain ready for Moscow’s favourite pop phenomenon?
Shaun Walker joins her at her summer home on the shores of Lake Geneva to find out What, you might wonder, would get a rich Russian in Switzerland really excited? There are only caffe lattes left."Valeriya," he says.
Not even Alex’s fall from one of the cannons could halt their momentum. Estonia are one of the big fan favourites and Koit and Laura gave a steady performance of Verona. Israel close the show on Thursday 11 May with a big party number and this one should pick up enough votes to reach the final for a third year running. Austria’s Nathan Trent gave a charming performance standing on a crescent moon and it provides an alternative type of modern entry. Ireland’s Brendan Murray has brought them into contention too.
Imri’s been on the Eurovision final stage as a backing singer in 20. Dying To Try has gained a fair few fans this week and Ireland would welcome a return to the Eurovision final. The Netherlands could be in the reckoning with three sisters that make up OG3NE.
Here, and in fact anywhere away from Russia and Russians, nobody has the first clue who she is.
But this is something that, if their plans for the future work out as they want, will soon be something of the past, because Valeriya and her husband are intent next on making her a European superstar.
Hollywood hellraiser Mickey Rourke, 57, has been cuddling up to Russian beauty Elena Kuletskaya, 24, in New York - with her alleged fiance nowhere to be seen.
One of Russia's most famous stars, a face instantly recognisable to 140 million Russians, a woman whose every step in the motherland is followed by hungry paparazzi, is meekly asking a Swiss petrol station attendant if they have any plastic cappuccino cups in the back. The check-out girl gives a nonchalant shake of the head, while two bearded Swiss men in leathers look on in confusion.Bulgaria and Romania look set to dominate this year’s second Eurovision Second Semi Final.Kristian Kostov’s mature performance of Beautiful Mess defied belief when you consider Kristian in just 17 years old.The 18 countries competing in the second Eurovision Song Contest semi final have now completed their first technical rehearsals and once again we take a look at who looks like progressing to the Grand Final and who could be heading home before next Saturday.
The big bumps for this show went to Bulgaria, Romania, Estonia, Israel, Austria and Ireland.The willowy blonde was at Rourke's side back in September when he picked up GQ International Man of the Year Award at the magazine's bash at the Royal Opera House.