Arsenium (Moldova 2006) To Compete In Viña del Mar

Arsenium the 2006 Moldovan Eurovision entrants are to compete in the 2014 Viña del Mar International Song Festival.

The festival which is the largest international song event in South America is taking place from the 23rd of February to the 28th of February. Last year the 2010 Icelandic Eurovision entrant Hera Bjork won the contest with the song “Because you can”, becoming the first past Eurovision entrant to win the contest since Gisela back in 2003.

Arsenium whose real name is Arsenie Todiras, represented Moldova at the 2006 with the song “Loca” along with Natalia Gordienko. They finished in 20th place in the final with 22 points, Moldova’s third worst result in the contest since their debut in 2005.

Other big names that are taking part in the Festival are Ricky Martin who had a world-wide hit in 1999 with “Livin la vida loca” as well as Rod Stewart who is one of the best-selling artists of all time with over 100 million records sold worldwide.

Source: La Segunda