Eleni Foureira has travelled to the Ribeira Market in Lisbon to film her postcard for the Eurovision Song Contest.
Cypriot artist Eleni Foureira is the latest singer to film their postcard. The singer travelled to the Ribeira Market in the Portuguese capital, and recorded the clip with chef Justa Nobre.
The postcards are short clips that are shown to the audience while the artist gets ready on stage. The following artists have also filmed their postcards:
- Czech Republic
Eleni has attempted to represent Greece at the contest multiple times in the past 10 years. Her first attempt was in 2010, where she came second in the Greek national final show. In 2013, she starred once again in the national final, performing “Wild Dances” with Ruslana. Most recently, she attempted to represent Greece in 2016 and 2017 but was rejected by the broadcaster.
Eleni Foureira will represent Cyprus at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal this May. Eleni was internally selected by Cypriot broadcaster CyBC, and her she will be singing “Fuego”.
Cyprus debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1981. Their best result in the contest came in the form of three fifth place finishes. Their highest points finish came in 2004 when Lisa Andreas performed “Stronger Every Minute” in Istanbul, Turkey. She finished 5th in the final scoring 170 points, which included 12 points from Greece. Cyprus withdrew from the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014 due to financial difficulties but returned again in 2015 where they were represented by John Karagiannis.