For the occasion of the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest, the logo of the world’s most popular video community website YouTube.com got a make-over. For one day, it will feature the Eurovision Song Contest heart with a Russian flag, and the colours of the firebird event theme.
This year, the EBU’s new media team behind the Eurovision Song Contest put massive effort to promote the event through the official video channel on YouTube.com/eurovision. Right now, the channel hosts almost 500 videos, including historic footage, exclusive backstage material, music videos and interviews with the contesants of this year’s competition. This year, more than 20,000,000 video hits were counted on the channel, which peaked as the world’s second most popular channel earlier this week.
Check out YouTube.com/eurovision right away!