Charm, hope, joy and sunshine.

During Denmark’s first rehearsal at Eurovision 2019 Leonora served us all that and more.

She starts out underneath her giant chair, transitioning to the front of the chair, the ladder and being joined by friends for a seat.

There is something entirely endearing about Denmark.

It has cute childish touches, bags of warmth, and takes you up to the clouds.

In particular there is a beautiful moment where the sun explodes across the screen.

Denmark received among the loudest claps in the press centre today and it is easy to understand why. This has warmed up a lot from the national final and Leonora looks like she’s having fun.

Incidentally, she sounds fabulous too.

Leonora— “Love is Forever”: Reviews and Reactions

Denmark: First rehearsal at Eurovision 2019

Denmark: First press conference 2019

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I love this song. 10/10

Purple Mask
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Purple Mask

A cute idea, and a “health & safety nightmare”, as I think Chris Halpin said. 🙂
I love this song anyways.

Briekimchi
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Briekimchi

If you try to do cute and it doesn’t quite work, you end up with this.
I hated Austria 2016 but this might actually be worse. It’s a hard pass from me.

Alex
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Alex

omg this is cringeworthy and embarrassing.

This is not going to the final.

diana
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diana

This sounds like a song from those kids shows on your local TV programs. No thank you!

Sabrina
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Sabrina

There’s an audience for that and I think Denmark will qualify. It plays it cards quite well, but it’s not my thing. Not because it’s cute and fuffly (I loved “Loin d’ici”!) but because it’s clueless.

Jo.
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Jo.

they thought Franka would too. so…

Talentina Monetta
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Talentina Monetta

I can’t stand the song but I have to admit that the staging is very cute

NickC
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NickC

I think this will do very well in televise, just like loin d’ici. There is a market for this guys, outside the bubble. My friend who was in moscow preview party said it was his absolute face, and he is not an esc fan

Polegend Godgarina
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looks and sounds like something that’ll do awfully with the televote but will be pulled thru by the juries

Denis
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Denis

Denmark has really lost the plot since they last won
This is a song for Children. So sickeningly sweet.. And the multilingual part makes it even more cringe!
Still I think they will qualify, it’s decent enough

Roger Rabbit
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Roger Rabbit

My sugar is very high .uufff I can not with this

Io1
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Io1

There is a funny thing i come across in almost every youtube comment section that,
-How tall you want your chair to be?
-YES!’
What is that all about?

Lesbi honest
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Lesbi honest

I think it’s a meme that originally was about someone getting plenty of options about something and the person just responding “yes”, but it’s getting really overused in the rehearsal comments…

I can already imagine someone commenting on Sweden’s rehearsal video “How many choir singers do you want? John Lundvik: Yes”

Io1
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Io1

Do you have the source of this meme? Where does it come from?

diana
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diana

It’s about getting a suggestion over something and instead of saying inc “5 metres” they answer with “YES” to get the most extreme solution. the meme came from a vine i believe

Ezal
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Ezal

Cringe af. Can’t stand this patronizing song.

Redmoon
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Redmoon

I don’t like it. The stage should be more colorful, it looks too dark,

P!nk Forever
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P!nk Forever

The people on the chair look like they come from different continents. From left to right: Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa, South America. I see what you did there, Ms. Leonora.

NickC
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NickC

Ah, you are right! Well spotted.

Erasmus
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Erasmus

it’s cute, without looking cheap

PP77
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PP77

Denmark staging look like some Benetton or Unicef campaign.

Luli
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Luli

Hahahaha ???