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Barbara Dex (BEL 93) about Eurovision and the "B.Dex Award"

Posted 12 August, 2008, 10:28

Barbara Dex is a Belgian singer who represented her country in the 1993 Eurovision Song Contest with the song Iemand Als Jij. Dex came 25th and last. The performance has entered Contest folklore due to the self-made beige dress worn by the singer. With the "Barbara Dex Award" being given out by one website every year for the worst-dressed entrant. 1997 Debbie Scerri Malta 9 1998 Guildo Horn Germany 9 1999 Lydia Spain 23- last 2000 Nathalie Sorce Belgium 24- last 2001 PIASEK Poland 18 2002 Michalis Rakintzis Greece 17 2003 t.A.T.u. Russia 3 2004 Sanda Ladoşi Romania 18 2005 Martin Vučić FYR Macedonia 17 2006 Nonstop Portugal 19-SF 2007 Verka Serduchka Ukraine 2 2008 Gisela Andorra 16-SF

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