Yesterday on 20th of March there were two Eurovision birthdays. Today there are also two Eurovision singers that have their birthdays. They are born quite far away from each other. The birthday boy is born in Colombia and the birthday girl is born in Georgia! Sopho Gelovani and Stig Van Eijk were born on this day.
Stig Van Eijk, 37
Stig won Melodi Grand Prix in 1999, therefore he went on Norways’s behalf to Israel. There he perform the song “Living My Life Without You”. The song got 35 points which was enough to give Eijk the 14th place.
Sopho Gelovani, 34
Georgia selected the duo, Sopho and Nodiko Tatishvili in 2013 to go to represented the country in Baku. Therefore they performed the song “Waterfall” in the second semifinal. The song did good and advanced to the final. There the song got 50 points and they ended up in 15th place.
We all here at escXtra would like to wish the two of them the best on their birthday!