Cyprus’ 2019 Eurovision representative Tamta recently released her new single “Hold On” together with its official music video.
“Hold On” describes the importance of holding on and cherishing the love and people around you in your life. Lyrics to the modern and upbeat pop-song is written by Daphne Lawrence while the music is composed by Barrice and Sin Laurent. The official video for “Hold On” is directed by Tamta herself.
“Hold On” is part of Tamta’s english language EP album “Awake”, which also featured famous tracks including the explosive “Sex With Your Ex” and the dance viral “Yala”.
Tamta is a Georgian-Greek singer who first rose to fame in Greece for her participation in Super Idol Greece in 2004, in which she placed second. Tamta went on to release numerous charting albums and even became a mentor on X-Factor Georgia and Greece.
Tamta’s first connection with the Eurovision Song Contest started when she was announced as a participant in Greek’s National Final for 2007 with her song “With Love”. Despite placing 3rd in the competition, “With Love” became a successful hit in Greece.
In 2019, Tamta finally made it to the Eurovision stage, representing Cyprus with the song “Replay”, which finished in 13th place with 109 points.
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