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Conchita Wurst

Turkey’s boycott of the Eurovision Song Contest will reportedly continue next year because of the competition’s inclusion of LGBTIQ performers. The country has not participated since 2012, and Turkish Radio and Television (TRT) boss Ibrahim Eren said the country was unlikely to compete in 2019. “As a public broadcaster we cannot broadcast live at 9pm, …

Conchita Wurst

Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst has opened up about her HIV status after being allegedly blackmailed by her ex-boyfriend. The glamorous Eurovision Song Contest winner revealed in a moving German-language Instagram post she had “been HIV positive for many years.” “This is actually irrelevant to the public, but an ex-boyfriend is threatening to go public …


Conchita Wurst is returning to Australia next month to be an ambassador of Adelaide’s upcoming Feast Festival and take part in a drag world record attempt. As the festival opens on November 15, the bearded Eurovision 2014 champ will give her first Australian performance at The Art of Drag: A Night with Conchita, where drag …

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