Katerine Duska

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Katerine Duska
Katerine Duska at the Eurovision 2019 (cropped).jpg
Background information
Born (1989-11-06) 6 November 1989 (age 29)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • songwriter
Years active2014–present
Labels

Katerine Duska (Greek: Κατερίνα Ντούσκα; born 6 November 1989) is a Greek-Canadian singer and songwriter. She has represented Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 with the song "Better Love" which was released on 6 March 2019.

Biography[edit]

Duska was born on 6 November 1989 in Montreal, Canada, and resides in Athens.[1]

She released her 2015 debut album with the title Embodiment.[2] In 2018, she appeared in a concert at the Concert Hall in Athens performing songs from her album with songs composed by Swedish singer-songwriter Albin Lee Meldau.[2] Meldau also appeared in concert with Duska in September 2018 at the Palace Garden in Athens.[3] In December 2018 she appeared in concert with musician Petros Klampanis.[4]

Eurovision Participation[edit]

Duska participated in The 2019 edition of The Eurovision Song Contest and place 21st with 74 points.[5]Talking to WiwiBloggs about her song, she said “Love has nothing to do with gender, it’s a very pro-human song”.[6]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Title Details
Embodiment

Singles[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
GRE
[7]
GRE (Dig.)
[8]
"One in a Million" 2014 Embodiment
"Won't Leave" 2015
"Better Love" 2019 18 4 TBA
"—" denotes a release that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Katerine Duska - Athens - September 14 - Kathimerini". www.ekathimerini.com. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Katerine Duska: Θέλω να εξελίσσομαι καλλιτεχνικά και να ταξιδεύει η μουσική μου". 6 September 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Η Katerine Duska & ο Albin Lee Meldau στον Κήπο του Μεγάρου". elculture.gr. 12 July 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Petros Klampanis - Athens - December 30 - Kathimerini". www.ekathimerini.com. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  5. ^ Darvill, Josh (2019-05-23). "Eurovision 2019 results in full: Eurovision Song Contest Scoreboard". TellyMix. Retrieved 2019-07-27.
  6. ^ "Greece's Katerine Duska: "Love has nothing to do with gender, it's a very pro-human song"". wiwibloggs. 2019-05-10. Retrieved 2019-07-27.
  7. ^ http://www.ifpi.gr/charts_en.html
  8. ^ "Official IFPI Charts Digital Singles Chart". IFPI Greece.
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Yianna Terzi
with "Oniro mou"
Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest
2019
Succeeded by
Incumbent