Christina Metaxa

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Christina Metaxa
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Christina Metaxa (2009)
Background information
Birth name Christina Metaxa
Born (1992-04-04) April 4, 1992 (age 22)
Origin Limassol, Cyprus
Genres Pop
Occupations Singer, Student
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2008 - present
Associated acts Nikolas Metaxas

Christina Metaxa (Χριστίνα Μεταξά), (born April 4, 1992) is a Cypriot singer-songwriter born in Limassol. Her brother Nikolas Metaxas, who is also is a singer, won second place in the Greek version of The X Factor; he is also the creator and composer of Christina's Eurovision entry.

She now attends Brown University, in Providence, Rhode Island.

Eurovision Song Contest[edit]

Christina Metaxa was chosen by the public of Cyprus on 7 February 2009 with the song "Firefly" to represent the country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 in Moscow, Russia.[1] She competed in the second semifinal but missed out on the final.

Metaxa was the spokesperson for Cyprus, giving the islands voting results during the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 final in Oslo.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. '^ (12 May 2009). Battle of the Eurovision ballads, BBC News

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Evdokia Kadi
with Femme Fatale
Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest
2009
Succeeded by
Jon Lilygreen and The Islanders
with Life Looks Better In Spring