Biography of Victor Vernicos

Victor Vernicos Jørgensen, a Greek-Danish singer and songwriter, was born on October 23, 2006, in Athens. His mother is Greek and his father Danish. He will represent Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest 2023 with his song "What They Say."

Victor began taking piano lessons at the age of four and started writing his own songs at age eleven. He began producing his own music in 2021, and his first self-written and produced song was released that year. Have a look at his music for example: “Fake Club” .

In 2022, he submitted "What They Say" to the Greek public broadcaster ERT for consideration as a possible entry for the Eurovision Song Contest. His entry was among the seven shortlisted acts, and he advanced to the final three candidates.

On January 30, 2023, ERT announced that Victor Vernicos had been chosen to represent Greece in the Eurovision Song Contest 2023, making him the youngest artist to represent Greece in the competition.

The Song

Song: What They Say
Writer(s): Victor Vernicos Jørgensen
Composer(s): Victor Vernicos Jørgensen
Broadcaster: ERT

The song “What They Say” is a fresh, energetic and at the same time stunning song in way there has not been a Greek entry yet. With his charisma and positive attitude he will certainly stand out of the others in Liverpool.

The self-reflecting lyrics are serious and touching:

Well you know What They Say (Ooh)
Lost souls make sure no one loses their way
Hurt ones can’t stand seeing others in pain
Oh I am both now I got too much on my plate
And I save all the others cause for me it’s too

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