She was announced as the representative for San Marino at Eurovision 2020 only last Friday. And now Senhit has her song for Eurovision too. Are you ready to get “Freaky!”?

Senhit will sing “Freaky!” at Eurovision 2020

“Freaky!” emerged as the winner in the Senhit’s digital battle, the online selection competition launched on the singer’s website last weekend, which lasted less than 48 hours.

The song also ranked first in our readers poll.

Senhit announced the results through her social channels, sharing the official video of “Freaky!”.

The clip is directed by Luca Tommassini, creative director, who will also take care of the staging for San Marino in Rotterdam.

The colorful video was shot in Rome, in Cinecittà, the largest film studio in Europe, considered the hub of Italian cinema.

Senhit is surrounded by five dancers — Ilaria Cavola, Milena Garofano, Matteo Paoli, Jodi Proietti and Federica Rigoli.

She gives us green screen realness, offering different eclectic looks. From sporty girl to leather mistress, passing through Afro LGBTIQ queen.

Our girl is freaky freaky freaky and gives the song addictive energy!

Reacting to the song, our William commented:

“We need a flavour this year. ‘Freaky!’ is bringing a new flavour. It’s funny. I see why people would really enjoy it. It’s fun, not a guilty pleasure, a pleasure… maybe with a little bit of guilt, I don’t mean that to be offensive”.

“This is gonna have its fans. I can see my aunties loving this, but then also young people who like funky. I’m thinking 70’s disco revived, given a modern edge. It’s very polished, it sounds expensive to be honest. This fits Senhit’s personality. She’s very upbeat, bubbly, in control and empowered”.

San Marino at Eurovision 2020

San Marino is set to compete in the first half of the second semi-final.

Turkish singer Serhat represented San Marino in 2019, achieving a second historic final for the microstate with the entertaining “Say Na Na Na”. He then finished 19th in the final — the best result for San Marino at Eurovision — placing 10th in the televote.

What do you think of the song choice? How do you rate Senhit’s chances? Let us know in the comments below! 

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musimakeup

I agree. It’s disco, catchy and enjoyable. It’s really not ridiculous. But …….I WANT MY DANCING ROBOTS LOL

Miguel
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Miguel

Disco EDM. The song is catchy and enjoyable. Its not a winner but its actually good.
I am concerned about San Marino qualifying though. This kind of songs usually isnt very appealing at Eurovision.

JONAS
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JONAS

Great fun, San Marino!

Jimmy Smit
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Jimmy Smit

Well, the song is something I’m neither mad at nor mad about. BUT I think Senhit seems like a lot of fun and really friendly, and doesn’t take herself too seriously like sometimes the much younger entrants have done recently. She seems like she’d be fun to party with and, even if the song is all over the place, she gives it a really good vibe.

Senhit and San Marino, you crazy things, I will be voting for you to go to the Grand Final!

Héctor
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Héctor

I kinda like it and it doesn’t look cheap. The song is enjoyable and a hoping for a killer performance. Not stunning, but could qualify. San Marino can be proud this year. Next year I would like to see Miodio making a comeback. They didn’t deserved that last place.

La la love
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La la love

You know it’s San Marino when their music video effects are from Windows Movie Maker

Purple Mask
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Purple Mask

Well, it is a viable video-editing program.
Use what you know. 🙂

JONAS
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JONAS

Killjoy!

BadWoolfGirl
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BadWoolfGirl

Malta has just drop their song. Destiny will sing was all of my love And Azerbaijan will reveal their song tomorrow. I was left as Russia to finally reveal little big’s entry and we’re finally complete

OhhHoney
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OhhHoney

Ok for this to work they need to go full retro. Not cliche with disco balls, but full retro glam.
Fingers crossed Luca can give them some Italian sophistication they need for this. We know Senhit can sing so that half of it already.
If they can pull this off I won’t be mad at it in the Grand Final.

poe-tay-toe chips
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poe-tay-toe chips

This was a good music video. If they can channel some of that than they should be okay.

Boozyfloozy86
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Boozyfloozy86

Another crap decision! Obsessed is so much better! This year is shockingly bad

Mariposa
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Mariposa

My prediciton for Semi 2

1. Switzerland
2. Denmark
3. Bulgaria
4. Iceland
5. Georgia
6. Finland
7. Greece
8. Austria
9. Portugal
10. Czech Republic
11. Albania
11. Serbia
12. Armenia
13. Poland
14. Latvia
15. Estonia
16. Moldova
17. San Marino

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

San Marino ain’t placing last

Jimmy Smit
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Jimmy Smit

Is that a result prediction? San Marino definitely don’t deserve to come last.

If San Marino had drawn the second half of SF2, though, they would have been a fun end to the show.

Jonas
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Jonas

Had she a Luca-directed video for Obsessed ready to go?

I’d like to see that.

aroncido
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aroncido

Since everyone is doing SF2 running order predictions:

1. Austria
2. Moldova
3. Czech Republic
4. Poland
5. Greece
6. San Marino
7. Estonia
8. Iceland
9. Serbia
———————–
10. Portugal
11. Albania
12. Armenia
13. Finland
14. Latvia
15. Switzerland
16. Georgia
17. Bulgaria
18. Denmark

Someone
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Someone

I think Latvia will end the show

Jonas
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Jonas

Who wrote this song?

kURWA
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Your mum.

Purple Mask
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Purple Mask

Gianluigi Fazio, Henrik Steen Hansen and Nanna Bottos.

Joe
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Joe

Mark my words, all of you: San Marino ain’t fooling around this year. Yeah, I liked Obsessed better and am still warming up to this one, but according to my source, something big is coming from our favorite microstate. A game changer. I was incredulous too, but I know I wouldn’t be lied to about such matters. Everyone looking down on San Marino is going to eat their words. At the very least, we’re headed for qualification #3 unless things go horribly wrong.

Joe
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Joe

Geez, that sounded more intimidating than I intended, goddamn. Anyway, I’m proudly rooting for them as ever. Feel whatever you want to about it. At least it isn’t the Human Ken Doll.

Kosey
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Kosey

Joe, I will very happily eat my words but even The Queen dressed in drag couldn’t “game change” this one.

Jimmy Smit
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Jimmy Smit

Have you seen all her hats and dresses? Elizabeth Windsor is always in drag, honey. Her own unique variety.

Catriona Colville
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Catriona Colville

I genuinely love this. The juries will probably not, but I have hope this can qualify.

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

My updated sf2 running order prediction:
1. Austria
2. Poland
3. Czech Republic
4. Moldova
5. Iceland
6. San Marino
7. Estonia
8. Greece
9. Serbia
10. Finland
11. Albania
12. Armenia
13. Portugal
14. Georgia
15. Switzerland
16. Denmark
17. Latvia
18. Bulgaria

Angelika
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Angelika

FIRST HALF
Austria
Czech Republic
Estonia
Greece
Iceland
Moldova
Poland
San Marino
Serbia

SECOND HALF
Albania
Armenia
Bulgaria
Denmark
Finland
Georgia
Latvia
Portugal
Switzerland

R
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R

Would swap:

CZE with EST
POL with SMA
LAT with POR

Besides that, tottaly agreed!

Jonas
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Jonas

I preferred Obsessed, but it’s still their best entry since Senhit last represented them.

Andi
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Andi

Really? What about Crisalide? For me that’s even one of the best 10 songs of the last decade.

Jonas
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Jonas

That’d be my favourite of Valentina’s entries, for sure – but I dunno, it lacks a certain credibility that Stand By had. For me.

Skiwalko
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Skiwalko

Groovy! “Freaky” is old-fashioned, but not cringy (I still remember Belgium 2007, that was a torture). There are some BDSM hints in the video and the song itself, San Marino is serving us some Hatari – lite version, which I totally did not expect. The message may be controversial for some, but I can’t help loving this song, it’s definitely a party banger. Senhit certainly promises an extravagance stage show with that clip, I just can’t wait to see it being performed live in May.

Joe
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Joe

2007. What a different time. Italy hadn’t come back, the Czech Republic debuted in last place, Finland sent an entry the year before that was good enough to win, Turkey was a serious contender, Andorra was the resident microstate, and we were introduced to Verka Serduchka for the first time. The only common link is Edsilia.

Skiwalko
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Skiwalko

2007, the year Andorra almost qualified. I’m not a huge fan of Anonymous, but damn, they were so close. An unbelievably strong debut of Georgia, “Visionary Dream” was truly visionary, it wouldn’t feel out of place in ESC 2020. Magdi was my favourite, blues rarely works in Eurovision, but that was one of those remarkable instances.

Joe
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Joe

Agreed on all counts, plus there were some entries that are still underrated to this day (Finland, Lithuania, Germany, Iceland, and Latvia in particular).

Stephanie
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Stephanie

You’re absolutely right… This is even worse

kohen
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kohen

Azerbaijan Malta and Russia are hiding in the McDonald’s

Mariposa
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Mariposa

My current ranking order

1. Switzerland
2. The Netherlands
3. Italy
4. Lithuania
5. Bulgaria
6. Denmark
7. Croatia
8. Spain
9. Ukraine
10. Norway

The worst are San Marino, Ireland, Poland and Moldova

Anke
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Anke

I couldn’t agree more top 4 and bottom 4 😉

Mr X
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Mr X

Thank you !

BadWoolfGirl
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BadWoolfGirl

With the release of freaky, semifinal to is finally complete. I can look forward to see qualification prediction videos and ranking videos of all 18 songs within the semifinal. Azerbaijan, Malta, and Russia—It’s your turn. When are you going to release your last three songs?

Thomas
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Thomas

So i made my own running order dont crucify me!
1. Serbia
2. Estonia
3. Austria
4. Greece
5. Czech Rep
6. Poland
7. San Marino
8. Iceland
9. Moldova
10. Portugal
11. Armenia
12. Bulgaria
13. Georgia
14. Albania
15. Finland
16. Denmark
17. Latvia
18. Switzerland

Serbia is the best banger out of the first half an im sure the producers will be confident in it to open the show. Moldova is being staged by the dream team where as Portugal is probably gonna be parred back staging heance its easy to move along quicker. Bulgaria’s soothing song will stand out between Georgia and Armenia’s more loud entries.

Latvia’s frantic song will compliment Switzerland’s subdued power.

Mariposa
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Mariposa

I like Czech Republic and Portugal too….

HHAHA
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HHAHA

Sevond semi Final is unpredictable, Greece and Bulgaria are surely qualifiers the others got 50/50 possibilities to make it through

Butzu
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Butzu

Put Iceland and Switzerland on that list that will surely qualify

Colin
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Colin

With 38 songs out, I’ll try to do the math and see whether this year is *so* slow in tempo as perceived? Note, I’ll sort the songs by tempo, not genre. Not all slower songs are ballads, while some ballads might be more mid-tempo. So, by my count: Slow tempo – Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Poland, Portugal, Finland, Albania, Netherlands, Belgium, Croatia, Slovenia, Norway, France Mid tempo – Lithuania, Estonia, Moldova, Spain, UK, Australia Uptempo – Iceland, Israel, Ukraine, Germany, Austria, Cyprus, Greece, North Macedonia, San Marino, Latvia, Sweden, Denmark, Serbia, Czech Republic, Belarus, Armenia, Georgia, Ireland So, 14 slow… Read more »

Colin
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Colin

Add 39th (Malta) as mid-tempo.

Zsófi
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Zsófi

Will probably qualify with at least decent staging: Iceland, Greece, Switzerland. Needs a bit more engaging staging but still safe: Bulgaria, Serbia Needs a freaking cool staging to make qualification a lock, but I can still see it possible: Moldova, Portugal, San Marino, Czechia, Armenia. I dont really feel these songs can be saved: Poland, Estonia, Finland, Albania. I have, sincerely, no clue how they could perform, because they are either underwhelming or too over the top: Latvia, Austria, Georgia, Denmark My dream qualifiers: Armenia, Austria, Bulgaria, Greece, Iceland, Latvia, Moldova, Portugal, San Marino, Switzerland, but seriously, I’m passionately protective… Read more »

ESCmonaco
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ESCmonaco

Predicted Results as of Now:

1 – Greece
2 – Serbia
3 – Bulgaria
4 – Switzerland
5 – Iceland
6 – Armenia
7 – Latvia
8 – Poland
9 – Denmark
10 – San Marino
11 – Finland
12 – Moldova
13 – Czech Republic
14 – Georgia
15 – Albania
16 – Austria
17 – Portugal
18 – Estonia

ESCmonaco
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ESCmonaco

Predicted Running Order:

1 – Austria
2 – Poland
3 – Czech Republic
4 – San Marino
5 – Estonia
6 – Serbia
—– break ——
7 – Iceland
8 – Moldova
9 – Greece
10 – Portugal
11 – Georgia
12 – Bulgaria
—– break —–
13 – Latvia
14 – Albania
15 – Finland
16 – Denmark
17 – Switzerland
18 – Armenia

Literally, any country could qualify, I have a feeling it will be a very close semi-final

Sabrina
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Sabrina

By San Marino’s standards (we know they play a different game in Eurovision), this is pretty good. It’s silly and “easy” enough to please the underdog’s supporters and can be fun and visually appealing enough to give them a chance to get more voters behind them. But I wonder how they could do if they tried to do something different, like bringing a rock band, a rapper or even a pop song in Italian. Well, maybe next time.

Esc1234
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Esc1234

I think the running order of semi 2 will look like this:
1. San Marino
2. Poland
3. Austria
4. Estonia
5. Serbia
6. Iceland
7. Moldova
8. Czech Republic
9. Greece
10. Finland
11. Denmark
12. Armenia
13. Switzerland
14. Portugal
15. Georgia
16. Albania
17. Bulgaria
18. Latvia

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

You forgot Bulgaria

Esc1234
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Esc1234

Thank you I corrected it

Riri
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Riri

Even in a year filled with ballads I think most of us will take a great ballad over an average uptempo song any day of the week.

Nicolas
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Nicolas

All this type of overproduced modern disco wannabees are a big mess when performing live. Bye.

Denis
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Denis

First time San Marino sends something that’s not a meme or trolling but an actual song. I can see them qualifying for a second consecutive time which for them is a win..

EurofanNL
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EurofanNL

Predicted Results as of now

1 Bulgaria
2 Iceland
3 Greece
4 Switzerland
5 Serbia
6 Latvia
7 Denmark
8 Czech Republic
9 Armenia
10 Georgia

11 Albania
12 Austria
13 San Marino
14 Finland
15 Portugal
16 Estonia
17 Poland
18 Moldova

LinusESCfan
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LinusESCfan

i would put Poland in:) they will have a video soon:)

EurofanNL
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EurofanNL

I just watched it and Poland actually jumped a lot of places in my ranking. But she must hit it live!

ESCFan2009
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ESCFan2009

Poland will be in. The video is amazing. Epic Bondish anthem. It just climbed in my Top 3 🙂

EurofanNL
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EurofanNL

Predicted running order

1 Austria
2 Moldova
3 Serbia
4 Estonia
5 San Marino
6 Czech Republic
7 Greece
8 Poland
9 Iceland

10 Albania
11 Finland
12 Armenia
13 Bulgaria
14 Denmark
15 Portugal
16 Georgia
17 Switzerland
18 Latvia

Darren
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Darren

Wow Senhit ain’t fussy is she? 😉
I like the video …the song not so much but look San Marino is a tiny tiny nation with limited resources so I credit them for bringing something of this scale, it’s better than Serhat though in my opinion.
Look, they’re here for the craic and banter, let them have fun.
Probably won’t qualify but stranger things have happened at ESC, with memorable staging and certain stars aligning, it’s not completely outside the realms of possibility.

LinusESCfan
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LinusESCfan

The 8 that will NOT qualify i think is: 1. San Marino, 2.Portugal 3.Denmark 4. Austria 5.Finland 6. Estonia 7.Moldova 8. Armenia

Colin
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Colin

This might as well be a real assessment, but I would really like to see Finland and Portugal qualifying.

uzhas
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uzhas

Fleur East.

Purple Mask
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Purple Mask

Best of luck to Senhit in the contest. 🙂

Roelof Meesters
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Roelof Meesters

It might happen… San Marino could very well do a dubble qualification from Semi 2, which would be the same for them as winning twice in a row.

Marv
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Marv

Time to predict the running order!

Austria
Moldova
San Marino
Czech Rep
Poland
Iceland
Serbia
Estonia
Greece

Finland
Albania
Portugal
Georgia
Armenia
Switzerland
Latvia
Bulgaria
Denmark

Tom
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Tom

I am sorry – my botton place …I love San Marino but even their 2017 song was better ….

sanscemo
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sanscemo

I am so ready to get Freaky! with Senhit. My gosh, I liked the studio version, but the video really elevates the song, I am SHOOKETH. This is easily the best Sammarinese entry ever, now it’s confirmed. Some comments put a smile on my face, actually. If this was the entry of another country, fans would be all over it. San Marino always has to deal with people spreading unnecessary hate and wishing the country last place in the semi, or even to announce their withdrawing from the competition. Awful. Good luck Senhit and Luca, you will offer a great… Read more »

Thomas
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Thomas

This is actually really fun and like N. Macedonia very engaging visually. I look forward to what they do in Rotterdam! I woukd put this probably in my top 15! Good luck San Marino! Stay Freaky! <3

Nikki
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Nikki

San Marino serving us some memes again.

Where I belong
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Where I belong

Finally a vivid song to freak out. Thank you San Marino !

EuroSluuuuuutty
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EuroSluuuuuutty

The ppl saying this has chances to qualify are the same ppl who say entries like Switzerland or Bulgaria might fail.

The delusion…

Mr Vanilla Bean
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Mr Vanilla Bean

This has chances to qualify.
Switzerland might fail. Or do okay.
Bulgaria might do reasonably well.

ESCFan2009
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ESCFan2009

This has chances to qualify with the right staging AND Switzerland and Bulgaria can do very well. Ballads can be appreciated just the same as good quirky pop 😀

uzhas
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uzhas

anything can happen

Tibor
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Tibor

Unlike Serhat she might be able to stay on the pitching key for the entire song, she’s a musical singer after all, so who knows what will happen.

aroncido
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aroncido

Yeah, but out-of-tune Serhat was infinitely funnier than in-tune Serhat.

Tibor
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Tibor

To each their own. When it comes to music, “funny” is not what I’m looking for.

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

Looks like we got all semi final 2 songs now which means we can predict running order. Here’s my running order prediction for semi final 2: 1. Austria: Vincent Bueno – Alive 2. Estonia: Uku Suviste – What Love Is 3. Poland: Alicja – Empires 4. Serbia: Hurricane – Hasta La Vista 5. Czech Republic: Benny Cristo – Kemama 6. San Marino: Senhit – Freaky 7. Iceland: Dadi and Gagnamagnid – Think About Things 8. Moldova: Natalia Gordienko – Prison 9. Greece: Stefania – Supergirl 10. Portugal: Elisa – Medo De Sentir 11. Denmark: Ben and Tan – Yes 12.… Read more »

Harm
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Harm

You have got Moldova 2 times.

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

@Harn Fixed it

Tom
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Tom

Your running order is weird ….If u watched semi last year, u can see, that runnning order try to put different people ….I mean Group, girl, group, boy ….I can’t see Austria and Estonia goes next to each other at all And Serbia is only one country with differnt language and only one group in 1 half they will be probably in the middle ….Moldova /Poland r.o number 2 probably.. Austria, GREECE, CZ will open probably …Armenia, or Latvia will close

Campbell Grace
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Campbell Grace

You’ve got a lot of ballads and a lot of uptempo songs right next to each other

Craig
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Craig

I think latvia could close the semi

Citizen of Memel
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Citizen of Memel

Instead of guessing the order, I’m more interested in qualifications. I think that guaranteed qualifiers are Bulgaria, Denmark, Georgia, Iceland, Serbia and Switzerland. The four left spots will be covered by Finland, Greece, Latvia and Poland, imo.

halseyswhxre21
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halseyswhxre21

I agree with the first 6, Greece and Latvia but I see Czech Republic and San Marino taking the other two spots.

Kosey
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Kosey

I would put in Moldova and Czech and swap out Georgia and Poland

Teddi
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Teddi

No matter what Semi it’s in, it’s kissing the very last place. Obsessed could’ve done better and maybe be one to the last haha. However, it’s peoples choice so – it’s fair. Maybe there’s someone who really likes this song, hard to to believe but..

uzhas
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uzhas

this has much more potential for a good staging than Obsessed did

Stephanie
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Stephanie

You must be kidding me right???

Mr Vanilla Bean
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Mr Vanilla Bean

No. She ain’t kidding. She freaking.