Press release -
The official Oslo Pride 2015 anthem released
The official Oslo Pride 2015 anthem is now released: Former eurovision star Tooji sings this year's official Oslo Pride anthem "Father".
Oslo Pride is proud to annonce that Tooji enters center stage with the official festival anthem on the opening show in Pride Park Wednesday 24 June and at the big parade show on Saturday 27 June in Oslo.
Oslo Pride was the host of EuroPride 2014. This years Oslo Pride programme is, as every year, packed with free events.
The Pride Park programme of Oslo Pride consists of over 50 different shows, concerts and other cultural events which the public can enjoy free of charge in the city center in the period June 24th – June 27th.
Tooji got his breakthrough when he won the Eurovision Song Contest in Norway in 2012 and represented his country in Azerbaijan with the song "Stay".
Tooji now enters Oslo Prides center stage at Pride Park with the official Oslo Pride 2015 anthem "Father".
The official Oslo Pride 2015 "Father" by Tooji:
In addition to the radio version of the song "Father , now possible to buy or stream at services like iTunes, Spotify and Wimp, an edr-mix by MOOD MELODIES, a version right down pride alley, has been released today.
Tooji has recently released several new songs. On May 8 he released L.Y.S. (Love Yourself), a song right down pride alley about love and acceptance.
Also, Tooji recently released the songs "packin guns" (n March 2015), Money (in February 2015) and Cocktail (in September 2014).
About Oslo Pride
Oslo Pride is a ten day long festival. This year the programme consists of over 130 free events - debates, workshops and parties.
The three main pillars of the festival is:
- Pride House (free entrance: the political arena at the House of Litterature June 19.-21)
- Pride Park (free shows, conserts and more at Spikersuppa - in the middle of Oslo - June 24.-27)
- Oslo Pride Parade (June 27th).
2.000 persons visited Pride House in 2014, 50.000 visited Pride Park and 20.000 marched in the parade.
For more info: http://www.oslopride.no/?lang=en