An me thimasai

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"An me thimasai"
Single by Despina Olympiou
Released 14 February 2013
Format Digital download
Recorded January 2013
Length 2:55 (Greek/Spanish version)
3:00 (English version)
Writer(s) Andreas Giorgallis, Zenon Zindilis
Cyprus "An me thimasai"
Eurovision Song Contest 2013 entry
Country
Artist(s)
Language
Composer(s)
Andreas Giorgallis
Lyricist(s)
Zenon Zindilis
Finals performance
Semi-final result
15th
Semi-final points
11
Appearance chronology
◄ "La La Love" (2012)   
"One Thing I Should Have Done" (2015) ►

"An me thimasai" (English: If You Remember Me; Greek: Aν με θυμάσαι) is a song performed by Despina Olympiou and written by Andreas Giorgallis, and Zenon Zindilis. It has been the Cypriot entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 2013.

Release and background[edit]

Olympiou announced during her interview for Star television programme Mesimeriani Meleti that her song will be presented on 14 February through CyBC programme Mazi sto RIK.[1] Despina also released a Spanish version (Si Me Recuerdas) and an English acoustic version (If You Think Of Me) of the song.[2][3] It is possible that the song will be performed in Greek along with either Spanish or English.[4]

Promotion[edit]

Olympiou travelled to Greece on 18 February to promote her entry during the Greek national final.[5]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download
  1. An me thimasai – 2:55
  2. If You Think of Me – 3:00
  3. Si me recuerdas – 2:55

Music video[edit]

Olympiou started shooting the video in early-March. Vodafone published some backstage photos on Facebook.[6] The video was published by cytamobile on 12 March and later on 15 March, by eurovision.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cyprus present their love song for Malmö". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 14 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Cyprus: Spanish version of An me thymasai online". ESCtoday. Retrieved 8 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Randjelovic, Denis. "Cyprus: Despina releases English version of her song". esctoday.com. Retrieved 9 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Cyprus 2013 - Στην Eurovision με Ελληνικο ή mix στιχο? Τι απανταει ο στιχουργος". showtime-cy (in Greek). Retrieved 11 April 2013. 
  5. ^ Roxburgh, Gordon (18 February 2013). "Koza Mostra & Agathonas Iakovidis to represent Greece". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 14 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Eurovision 2013 - Photos από τα γυρίσματα". Facebook. Cytamobile-Vodafone. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 
  7. ^ Floras, Stella. "Cyprus: An me thymasai Eurovision version and video released". esctoday.com. Retrieved 13 March 2013. 
  8. ^ Calleja Bayliss, Marc. "Cyprus: Video for 'An me thimasai' Unveiled". escflashmalta.com. Retrieved 12 March 2013.