Wrap-up: Turkey got Europe's heart beating

Who is Hadise?

Hadise had her first steps in music with the talent contest Pop Idol in 2003. Being discovered here, her first professional work, the single Sweat was a chart success and gained interest from the Belgian audience. Six months later her second single Stir Me Up was released. This was the song that earned recognition for Hadise in Turkey, where her roots are.

"The song is great, nobody should argue with that!" praised one commentator the song. "Hadise rocks!" put one of the supporters into simple words. Check out who exactly is Hadise by clicking on her Artist Profile.

How did it all start?

Now in Moscow...

After the Shows?



Turkey has been very successful the past years at the Eurovision Song Contest, being in the top fifteen since 2002 and winning in 2003. How will they do next year? Follow all of that at Eurovision.tv!

You can expect more wrap-up articles from us about the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest participants. Stay tuned!

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