Conchita Wurst

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Thomas Neuwirth
Conchita Wurst (2014)
Background information
Also known as Conchita Wurst
Born 6 November 1988 (1988-11-06) (age 29)
Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
Occupations Singer
Years active 2006–present

Thomas "Tom" Neuwirth (born 6 November 1988), better known as the drag character Conchita Wurst, is a drag singer from Austria. She represented Austria in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, singing her song Rise Like a Phoenix in Copenhagen, Denmark. She won the contest.[1]

Neuwirth is gay.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Conchita Wurst - Rise Like a Phoenix (Austria 2014)". Eurovision.tv. 
  2. Conchita Wurst lauded