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Austria: Conchita Wurst immortalised in wax at Vienna's Madame Tussauds01:22

Austria: Conchita Wurst immortalised in wax at Vienna's Madame Tussauds

Austria, Vienna
May 13, 2015 at 05:20 GMT +00:00 · Published

Austrian pop star and Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst unveiled her new wax figure at Madame Tussauds in Vienna, Tuesday.

Speaking at the unveiling, Wurst admitted that she felt strange when she first saw her wax double being created, but said that when she saw the finished figure, she felt excited and relieved. Wurst also talked about her plans to release a new album and a book soon, but said she would take a holiday first.

Conchita Wurst is the drag stage persona of Thomas "Tom" Neuwirth, an Austrian singer who shot to fame when he won the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen with the single 'Rise Like a Phoenix'.

Austria: Conchita Wurst immortalised in wax at Vienna's Madame Tussauds01:22
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Austrian pop star and Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst unveiled her new wax figure at Madame Tussauds in Vienna, Tuesday.

Speaking at the unveiling, Wurst admitted that she felt strange when she first saw her wax double being created, but said that when she saw the finished figure, she felt excited and relieved. Wurst also talked about her plans to release a new album and a book soon, but said she would take a holiday first.

Conchita Wurst is the drag stage persona of Thomas "Tom" Neuwirth, an Austrian singer who shot to fame when he won the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen with the single 'Rise Like a Phoenix'.

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