Forty-three acts. One winner.
Albania, Spain, Italy
Albania, Georgia, Italy
Forty acts. One winner.
Five songs, one winner
Romania’s Paula Seling & Ovi have emerged as the favourites to win the second semi!
Every year at Eurovision we are privileged to get acquainted with 40 artists from around the continent. Over the course of two weeks, these artists do their best to grab the spotlight and shine. Yet inevitably some emerge as bigger stars than others. Some leave Eurovision and become household names. Others disappear into the ether.
Well, folks, we all know this year will likely be closer than last year’s Swedish landslide. With no Balkan nations in the Final, who knows where those votes will swing. And with so many solid northern European countries this year, will that make it hard for a Scandinavian repeat?