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By Pete Devine

This year's Greek entry at Eurovision has taken her musical inspiration from some of the world's biggest diva's including Celine Dion and the late Whitney Houston.

Yianna Terzi, who will represent her country with the song Oniro Mou (My Dream) has developed her career in the United States.

It was there that Yianna released her first official English language single, Love Is Your Name, which hit iTunes after grabbibg the attention of audiences in the underground clubs of New York. 

From an early age, Yianna, who comes from a musical family, was inspired by a whole host of stars, which also include Mariah Carey and Michael Jackson. 

After completing her studies with a degree in music theory, she followed her dream in becoming a professional singer. She was snapped up quickly by Universal Music who spotted her music talent.

Her debut album Gyrna to kleidi (Turn The Key), received significant radio airplay and the single Pou kai pou (Every Now And Then) dominated the charts for months. 

Yianna’s second album was released through EMI from which two singles were released.

She co-produced with Aris Kalimeris, Dimitris Stamatiou and Michalis Papathanasiou.

Previous Entries

2017 - Demy "This Is Love"

2016 - Argo "Utopian Land" - Did not qualify for final

2015 - Maria Elena Kyriakou "One Last Breath" - 19th (23 points)

2014 - Freaky Fortune feat. RiskyKidd "Rise Up" - 20th (35 points)

2013 - Koza Mostra feat. Agathonas Iakovidis "Alcohol Is Free" - 6th (152 points)

2012 - Eleftheria Eleftheriou "Aphrodisiac" - 17th (64 points)

2011 - Loukas Giorkas feat. Stereo Mike "Watch My Dance" - 7th (120 points)

2010 - Giorgos Alkaios & Friends "OPA" - 8th (140 points)

2009 - Sakis Rouvas "This Is Our Night" - 7th (120 points)

2008 - Kalomira "Secret Combination" - 3rd (218 points)

2007 - Sarbel "Yassou Maria" - 7th (139 points)

2006 - Anna Vissi "Everything" - 9th (128 points)

2005 - Helena Paparizou "My Number One" - 1st (230 points)

2004 - Sakis Rouvas "Shake It" - 3rd (252 points)

2003 - Mando "Never Let You Go" - 17th (25 points)

2002 - Michalis Rakintzis "S.A.G.A.P.O" - 17th (27 points)

2001 - Antique "(I Would) Die For You" - 3rd (147 points)

2000 - Did not take part

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