Conchita Wurst performing in Vienna, Austria
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Conchita Wurst sings in her native Austria

Drag artist Conchita Wurst has performed her winning Eurovision Song Contest number, Rise Like a Phoenix, before large crowds in her native Austria.

Earlier, Austria Chancellor Werner Faymann welcomed the singer to his office in Vienna, praising her as a symbol for "tolerance, love and joy of life". Conchita dedicated her victory to the people who believed in "a future with progress".

  • 18 May 2014
  • From the section Europe
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