Freaky Fortune feat. Risky Kidd for Greece
Tonight it was the turn of Greece to make their decision as to who will represent them in Europe's Favourite TV Show, and they have chosen Freaky Fortune featuring Risky Kidd with Rise Up to have the honour of representing the country in its 40th anniversary year.
Four acts performed tonight in the Acro Music Hall in Athens in EuroSong 2014, and the winner was determined by a 50/50 mix of Jury and Televoting. The jury members were; Dimitris Kontopoulos, Elpida, Themis Georgantas, Areti Kalesaki and Reggina Kouri.
The songs and artists
(Winner in bold)
- Petalouda Stin Athina sung by Crystallia (Music by Nikos Antypas. Lyrics by Aris Davarakis)
- Rise Up sung by Freaky Fortune featuring Risky Kidd (Music by Freaky Fortune. Lyrics: Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd)
- Kanenas De Me Stamata sung by Kostas Martakis (Music and lyrics: Ilias Kozas)
- Dancing Night sung by Mark Angelo featuring Josephine (Music and lyrics by Mark Angelo, Josephine Wendel, Fast Lane, Melina Makris and Thomas Karlsson)
Watch Freaky Fortune featuring Risky Kidd
40th Anniversary Special
EuroSong 2014 marked the ruby anniversary in style, with performances from artists old and new. Including a number of duets; with Elpida (1979) and Tamta, Sofia Vossou (1991) and Demy, Kaiti Garbi (1993) and Vegas, Kalomira (2008) and Claydee, and also Pascalis, Marianna, Robert and Bessy (1977) and Melisses.
The night of course could not miss last year's Greek entrants, Koza Mostra featuring Agathon lakovidis.
The programme was presented for the second consecutive year by Despina Vandi and Giorgos Kapoutzidis. They also performed to numerous Greek entries during the opening sequence, and there were clips galore of all the songs that have represented Greece over the past 40 years.
The winning song will represent Greece in the Second Semi-Final of the Eurovision Song Contest to be held on Thursday the 8th of May.