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Rock and metal in Eurovision

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10 questions
English
Test your knowledge on the heavier side of Eurovision. 🤘
1

Lordi were the first rock/metal act to win Eurovision in 2016. Which country did they represent?

38% got this right

A group of Greek protesters called the Finnish government to intervene describing Lordi as ‘evil and Satanic’
2

When Finland hosted in the following year. Which band performed in the interval?

Apocalyptica

Amorphis

HIM

The Rasmus

48% got this right

They played a medley of songs: Worlds Collide, Faraway and finally Life Burns!
3

‘Blood & Glitter’ by Lord of the Lost represented Germany in 2023. What position did they end up?

16 —
26
— 26
place

Hard  34% got this right

Later that year, Lord of the Lost went on to support Iron Maiden in the Future Past tour.
4

Which metal band competed to represent Finland in 2000 but were unsuccessful?

Nightwish

Apocalyptica

Sonata Arctica

Stratovarius

Hard  33% got this right

Nightwish entered with the song "Sleepwalker". It came 3rd place in the preselection contest.
5

Hatari represented Iceland in 2019 with the song Hatrið mun sigra. What is that in English?

Hatred will prevail

Feel my hatred

Hate my love

Hurts so good

Hard  25% got this right

Hatari brandished scarves with Palestinian flags even though Eurovision bars political gestures.
6

Armenia participated in 2013 with the song "Lonely Planet". It was co-written by which legendary guitarist?

Tony Iommi

Dave Mustaine

K. K. Downing

Yngwie Malmsteen

46% got this right

The song placed eighteenth out of the 26 participating countries with 41 points.
7

Eurovision legend Verka Serduchka has covered this Rammstein track.

Du Hast

Amerika

Pussy

Sonne

52% got this right

Verka also made a cameo in the American comedy film Spy.
8

In 2016, Sweden played a 42 Years In Music In 4 Minutes medley. Which of these bands made an appearance?

Bathory

Opeth

Sabaton

At The Gates

56% got this right

9

Voyager’s frontman Daniel Estrin has this day job?

Lawyer

Computer programmer

Funeral director

Marketing manager

41% got this right

Voyager had a 1988 Toyota MR2 on stage with them at Eurovision.
10

One of the members of MÃ¥neskin was accused of doing this during the 2021 contest.

Snorting cocaine

Groping a female host

Insulting Putin

Making a homophobic remark

54% got this right

The foursome won the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 for Italy with the song "Zitti e buoni".