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Conchita Wurst

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Name:Thomas Neuwirth
Born:6-11-1988
Nationality:Austrian
   
National Finals:Österreich rockt den Song Contest 2012
ESC Entries:Rise like a phoenix (2014)
   
Website:www.conchitawurst.com

Biography

Conchita Wurst is the stage persona of Austrian singer, recording artist and drag queen Thomas Neuwirth. In 2006 he participated in the Austrian TV-show “Starmania” and founded the boyband Jetzt Anders! However, the group split up after one year. After that he created Conchita Wurst.
Wurst’s first appearance was on ORF’s show “Die große Chance” in 2011, where she achieved 6th place. In 2012, she competed in the Austrian National Final for the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 and came second. Two years later, he was chosen to represent Austria in the contest and won it with “Rise like a phoenix”.

Entries

Country:Austria
Year:2014
Language:English
   
Artist:Conchita Wurst
Song:Rise like a Phoenix
Lyrics:Charlie Mason, Joey Patulka, Ali Zuckowski, Julian Maas
Composer(s):Charlie Mason, Joey Patulka, Ali Zuckowski, Julian Maas
   
Backing Vocals:
Dancers:
Results Semi
Points:169
Position:1
Running order:6
   
Results 
Points:290
Position:1
Running order:11
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