World Cup sweepstakes!

World Cup sweepstakes!

Enter our sweepstake for a chance to win big, and follow all the international football action with Habbox!

World Cup sweepstakes!
Browse the Wiki!

Browse the Wiki!

Start your journey through the biggest repository of Habbo information on the internet!

Browse the Wiki!
Work with us!

Work with us!

Love music? Helping other Habbos? Putting together rooms, competitions, and events? Join the team, we'd love to have you with us.

Work with us!
Loading...
Loading...
...
Engelbert Humperdinck – The Man for Eurovision0
By - Posted 4th July, 2015 at 9:34 pm

Just today the UK announced their performer for the Eurovision Song Contest 2012: Engelbert Humperdinck.

At the age of 75, some people believe he isn’t in the right physical state to compete, but look at Bruce Forsyth, who at 93 still presents Strictly Come Dancing! He is most famous for singing “Release Me” which went straight to #1, holding of the Beatles (you could say he beat them, beat the Beatles… Well I thought it was funny…) He said it was “an absolutehonour that I’m really excited for“. 


This year, the show will take place in Baku, AzerbaijanEngelbert will perform on the 26th of May, the finals. As Britain is one of the 5 biggest contributors to the EBU (European Broadcasting Union) they automatically get a place in the finals, along with France, Spain, Germany and Italy. Azerbaijan as the host also receive a place, totaling 6. The song for the UK’s entry song is, as of yet, undecided. 

However, some long-term residents of Baku have been forcibly evicted from their homes to make way for the new stadium. At one point, the government considered building a floating arena in the sea for the occasion! In his 45-year careerEngelbert (born Arnold Dorsey, and is still legally named that) has sold over 150 million songs and albums, although his last hit was nearly 2 decades ago.

What do you think? Are you ready for the show, even though it’s 3 months away (I certainly am!)? Or are you a bit less interested in Europe’s favourite TV show? Leave your thoughts below!

Powered by WPeMatico

Like! (No Ratings Yet)
Comments

Comments are closed.

  • Send a message to the DJ
  • Events Timetable
  • Upcoming DJs
  • Latest Competitions
    Thread User
    Who's Your Friends? ~Ends December 8th
    LucyFaye
    Crossmaths ~Ends December 5th
    tbl
  • Latest Forum Posts
    Thread User
    [Building] Amongus pixelart
    TripAway
    What was the last thing you watched?
    tbl
    Who did you last talk to?
    tbl
    What colour nail varnish are you wearing?
    tbl
    What's the last thing you ate or drank?
    cameron446:
    What was the last text you sent?
    jamiexo
  • Latest Wiki Edits
    Wiki Page User
    Ice Throne
    Twisterpvp
    Efflorescent Habberge Egg
    Twisterpvp
    Maw-Sit-Sit Egg (Green)
    Twisterpvp
    Pearl Dragon Egg
    Twisterpvp
    Gold Leaf God
    Twisterpvp
    Bavarian Nutcracker
    Twisterpvp
  • @Habbox Twitter
    [Forum] Monthly Posting Statistics - NOVEMBER https://t.co/f10qOwO6yr
    The second half of our annual Mirrored Dimensions maze is now open! Halloween is over and now we're getting FESTIVE… https://t.co/qMNUost8Ci
    Habboxween 2022 prize winners! https://t.co/FKQTnUT354
    It's the final day to enter! Get in quick to win those tasty #Habbo and #HabboNFT prizes, the tasks will close ton… https://t.co/ZnhwBy0nKY
  • Latest furni
    diamond_painting73 name
    diamond_painting71 name
    diamond_painting68 name
    diamond_painting66 name
    diamond_painting65 name
    diamond_painting64 name
    diamond_painting67 name
    Gem Snake
    Gold H-Phone
    Peacock Vase
    Prime Geode
    Solid Gold Stag Head
    Golden Decanter
    Divine Statue
    clothing_bohonecklace name
    Boho Print Shirt
    Clumsily Tied Bun
    Adorable Sunhat
    Tiger Accessories
    Hello Kitty Backpack
    test_nft_clothing2 name
    Hello Kitty Hat
    clothing_laalaa name
    clothing_dipsy name
    clothing_po name
    clothing_tinkywinky name
    Blue Sapphire Star Hat
    Pearl Grey Star Hat