Conchita Wurst total victory in the Eurovision Song Contest in Austria 48 years after his last victory. The forecasts already pointed to be the queen of the night with a flawless performance , the artist spread his wings like a phoenix from his song to conquer more than 170 million viewers who watched the show .
Called Thomas Neuwirth , but since 2011 climbs to the stage dressed as a woman and a bushy beard . Even before presented to the world on Saturday , had become the media phenomenon of his country, Austria.
Conchita Wurst (translated , Conchita sausage) was chosen internally by the ORF public television in the country to represent Austria in the famous European music festival. Wurst and got a dream chasing wearing long and has finally achieved success in full binge .
And, at first, Conchita Wurst was actually Thomas Neuwirth , a talented twenties who decided to participate in 2006 in the third edition of the musical program " Starmania ", where he finished second behind Nadine Beiler ( the Austrian representative in 2011 Eurovision ) . This is the video of his performance