Who is Norway’s Eurovision entry JOWST?

Meet the man in the rather fascinating mask behind Norway's Eurovision 2017 entry

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Names: JOWST (Joakim With Steen) and Aleksander Walmann

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Twitter: @AleksanderWal & @JOWSTMUSIC

Who are JOWST and Aleksander Wal?

JOWST aka Joakim With Steen is a sound engineer and music producer from Norway who has teamed up with former Voice of Norway finalist and singer Aleksander Walmann to represent their homeland at the Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine.

JOWST is the one in the mask, just in case you were wondering. It’s all a bit Daft Punk does Eurovision really.


What does JOWST look like without the mask?

Well, like this, really…

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#JOWST – Laugh The Moment. ????@juliamarienagle

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What’s Norway’s Eurovision song called?

The Norwegian song is called Grab The Moment. It was composed by JOWST with lyrics courtesy of singer songwriter and rapper Jonas McDonnell..

 Here’s everything you need to know about the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Eurovision 2017: Who’s performing in the final?

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Check out the full list of acts and running order for the show, starting live on BBC1 at 8pm.