Wacky Eurovision Covers, hiphop edition!

Here’s a really free-form cover version of 1997 UK Eurovision winner “Love Shine A Light” from one of the members of this year’s Austrian entry (the colorfully named Trackshittaz). Via the brilliant Eurocovers blog I recently found out about Lukas Plöchl’s 2010 television performance, a Teutonic hiphop take on Katrina and the Waves’ beloved feelgood anthem:

For purposes of comparison, watch Katrina’s original, complete with one of the last appearances of the live Eurovision orchestra on the ESC stage:


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