Maria Christian (born 1965, Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland as Maria McCabe) is a singer who represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 1985 in which she sang "Wait Until the Weekend Comes". She earned 91 points and came in at 6th place. "Wait Until The Weekend Comes" reached number 15 in the Irish charts. Her follow-up single "Star" reached number 30 in the Irish charts in December 1985. Since the age of nine, Christian has been 95% legally blind. She lives in France with her husband and seven children.

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  • Maria Christian (* 1965 in Dundalk) ist eine irische Schlagersängerin. Sie nahm für Irland am Eurovision Song Contest 1985 in Göteborg teil und erreichte mit der Ballade Wait until the Weekend Comes den sechsten Platz. In jenem Jahr erschien noch eine Single von ihr, dann zog sie sich vom Musikgeschäft zurück. (de)
  • Maria Christian (Dundalk, 1965) is een Iers zangeres, die Ierland vertegenwoordigde tijdens het Eurovisiesongfestival 1985. Ze zong het nummer "Wait Until The Weekend Comes" (Wacht tot het weekend komt). Ze behaalde 91 punten en eindigde op de zesde plaats. Het nummer behaalde als single de vijftiende positie in de Ierse hitlijsten. Haar volgende single "Star" bereikte nummer 30 in de Ierse hitlijsten in december 1985. (nl)
  • Maria Christian (born 1965, Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland as Maria McCabe) is a singer who represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 1985 in which she sang "Wait Until the Weekend Comes". She earned 91 points and came in at 6th place. "Wait Until The Weekend Comes" reached number 15 in the Irish charts. Her follow-up single "Star" reached number 30 in the Irish charts in December 1985. Since the age of nine, Christian has been 95% legally blind. She lives in France with her husband and seven children. In 2016, performing under her married name Maria Cuche, she auditioned for The Voice of Ireland, and was selected by coach Una Foden in the audition round. (en)
  • Maria Christian (ur. 1965 w Dundalku w hrabstwie Louth) – irlandzka wokalistka, reprezentantka Irlandii podczas 30. Konkursu Piosenki Eurowizji z utworem „Wait Until the Weekend Comes”. (pl)
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  • Maria Christian (* 1965 in Dundalk) ist eine irische Schlagersängerin. Sie nahm für Irland am Eurovision Song Contest 1985 in Göteborg teil und erreichte mit der Ballade Wait until the Weekend Comes den sechsten Platz. In jenem Jahr erschien noch eine Single von ihr, dann zog sie sich vom Musikgeschäft zurück. (de)
  • Maria Christian (Dundalk, 1965) is een Iers zangeres, die Ierland vertegenwoordigde tijdens het Eurovisiesongfestival 1985. Ze zong het nummer "Wait Until The Weekend Comes" (Wacht tot het weekend komt). Ze behaalde 91 punten en eindigde op de zesde plaats. Het nummer behaalde als single de vijftiende positie in de Ierse hitlijsten. Haar volgende single "Star" bereikte nummer 30 in de Ierse hitlijsten in december 1985. (nl)
  • Maria Christian (ur. 1965 w Dundalku w hrabstwie Louth) – irlandzka wokalistka, reprezentantka Irlandii podczas 30. Konkursu Piosenki Eurowizji z utworem „Wait Until the Weekend Comes”. (pl)
  • Maria Christian (born 1965, Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland as Maria McCabe) is a singer who represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 1985 in which she sang "Wait Until the Weekend Comes". She earned 91 points and came in at 6th place. "Wait Until The Weekend Comes" reached number 15 in the Irish charts. Her follow-up single "Star" reached number 30 in the Irish charts in December 1985. Since the age of nine, Christian has been 95% legally blind. She lives in France with her husband and seven children. (en)
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