Cyprus’s 2021 Eurovision representative Elena Tsagrinou Has signed a deal with Sony Music to distribute her Eurovision single “El Diablo” worldwide.
Elena Tsagrinou record label Panik Records licensed the single “El Diablo” to Sony Music to distribute the song worldwide. In addition the singer is also planning additional global ventures such as live shows on the international scene.
Elena Tsagrinou performed “El Diablo” In the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest and finished 16th overall in the final. Since then “El Diablo” has been streamed over 12 million times while the official music video and live performance and seen over 20 million times. “El Diablo” was composed and produced by Jimmy “Joker” Thornfield, Laurell Barker, Oxa, and Thomas Stengaard.
Elena Tsagrinou also released her new album titled “El Diablo”. The title of the album is the same as the lead single “El Diablo” which was Elena’s Eurovision entry. The album contains ten songs including previous hits of the singer “Pame Ap ‘Tin Archi” and “Amore”. El Diablo the album can be found in all digital music stores here.
Who is Elena Tsagrinou?
Elena Tsagrinou was born in Athens in 1994. Throughout the years, she has performed on the biggest music shows in Greece and Cyprus at a considerable number of concerts. She has collaborated with many other famous Greek artists such as Konstantinos Argyros and MELISSES.
Elena Tsagrinou was the very first act that was not planned to participate at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest being confirmed, on November 25.
Image Source: EBU / Thomas Hanses | Source: Elena Tsagrinou and Panik Records
Cyprus debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1981. Their best result was in 2018, with Eleni Foureira and the performance of the song “Fuego” won second place with 436 points. Before then, their best results in the contest came in the form of three fifth-place finishes. In 2004, Lisa Andreas performed “Stronger Every Minute” in Istanbul, Turkey. She finished 5th in the final scoring 170 points, which included 12 points from Greece. They also placed fifth in 1997 with Hara & Andreas Constantinou and their song “Mana mou”, and in 1982 with Anna Vissi’s “Mono i agapi.” Cyprus withdrew from the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014 due to financial difficulties but returned again in 2015.