About Romania and Her People: Alexander Rybak (Part 2)
The Romanians have fun [when making music] and I like that! Music is a way to make friends in Romania – it’s not like that all over the world…
– Alexander Rybak is a Norwegian singer-composer, violinist, pianist, writer, and actor. Representing Norway in the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest in Moscow, Russia, Rybak won the contest with 387 points—the highest tally any country has achieved in the history of Eurovision—with “Fairytale”, a song he wrote and composed. He is one of the most popular artists in Europe.
– Paula Seling is one of the most respected Romanian artists. She represented Romania in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010, along Ovi, with the song “Playing with Fire”. They placed on the 3rd place in the final.