Dami Im's Eurovision 2021 Top 10 Favourites

She’s the woman responsible for one of the most iconic Eurovision performances of recent times. And now, Australia’s Eurovision 2016 star Dami Im has shared her top ten picks for the 2021 song contest. In a vlog with Aussievision, the “Sound Of Silence” star reveals her personal favourites for Rotterdam.

From chansons to rock to pure pop, it’s an eclectic mix. Read Dami’s comments below, or keep scrolling to watch the video.

Dami Im’s Eurovision 2021 top 10

10. Moldova: Natalia Gordienko — “Sugar”

It’s really catchy. I listened to all the songs and there was just something super memorable about it. It was fun and the hook… I love dance breaks! The video’s really cool too.

9.  Ireland: Lesley Roy — “Maps”

I chose this purely from just listening to the songs. And then I watched the videos later. So, when I listened to the song I thought “Oh, that’s a really good, like, well-written song. Her voice is really nice and pure. I had a feeling that wasn’t the most popular choice at the moment, but I think it’s a great song. I think her voice is better than everyone else.

8. Croatia: Albina — “Tick-Tock”

This one also has a break. I love the scene with all the girls and the dresses. Beyoncé. I think I generally go for the more memorable songs. There are so many good songs, but not every one stays with you. And this one, you just keep on singing it afterwards.

7. Iceland: Daði og Gagnamagnið — “10 Years”

Last year was amazing. He’s still a genius, we all know that. His style, the production, the vocals, everything is perfect. But when I just listen to the song it didn’t stick with me like it did last year. That might change. It might keep growing.

6. Italy: Måneskin — “Zitti e buoni”

Look, I’m not a huge rock n’ roll person. But you don’t have to love rock necessarily to appreciate that this song is really cool. I love this song. And the video is cool too. That’d be so cool if the won with that song! I’d be surprised, but happy.

5. Sweden: Tusse — “Voices”

This is Roy our videographer’s number one choice. He said, “this is the best song, how can you put it at number five?”. I agree, it’s a great song. It’s so catchy. It’s an earworm. I love Sweden.

4. Bulgaria: Victoria — “Growing Up Is Getting Old”

Like a little fairytale. Cute story. It really depends on your taste and how you feel when you’re voting while watching Eurovision.

3. France: Barbara Pravi — “Voila”

So beautiful. It’s all in French, so I don’t understand any of it. But, I could listen to this forever. She’s very very special.

2. Malta: Destiny — “Je Me Casse”

(You know I like runner-ups!). She can sing. And, not just that. It’s got this blending of genres that kind of old-time with the new-time. And the sass! It’s just so fun. I think she’s brilliant. Amazing.

1. Switzerland: Gjon’s Tears — “Tout l’Univers”

Maybe I like depressing songs. It is very depressing, isn’t it? When I heard this song for the first time, it was just captivating. And then the more I listened to it, it just got better and better. And when it gets to the chorus, it’s really hooky as well. Really memorable. It’s like exactly the type of song I would listen to a lot. But that could be a personal preference, so I don’t know.

Dami Im’s Eurovision 2021 favourites

Do you agree with Dami’s choices? What are your favourites? Let us know in the comments.

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blahh
blahh
2 months ago

typical esc 2021 top but yes dami

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2 months ago

It looks like the top was made by a typical Eurovision fan lol

AussieEurofan
AussieEurofan
2 months ago

It’s how she can actually vote, remember us Australians can actually vote ! Pfft

Giolo
Giolo
2 months ago

Can’t understand this high amount of dislikes… I put a like even though I love like half of the songs selected by Dami.

Alex
Alex
2 months ago

She really has good taste!!

raspadinha
raspadinha
2 months ago

So Roy, thinks Sweden’s song should be no.1?
Technicality is a thing but people also have souls.

Last edited 2 months ago by raspadinha
GojoSatoru
GojoSatoru
2 months ago

Dami’s top 6 is tasteful.

PP77
PP77
2 months ago

My TOP 10
1.Cyprus
2.France
3.Belgium
4.Switzerland
5.Denmark
6.San Marino
7.Romania
8.Lithuania
9.Azerbaijan
10.Serbia

Dimi
Dimi
2 months ago
Reply to  PP77

Oh, thanks for the 1st place! ??

Datme
Datme
2 months ago

There’s a lot of rubbish coming from you in this comment section. I mean, more than usual. I’m almost impressed.

GojoSatoru
GojoSatoru
2 months ago
Reply to  Datme

“Mr Vanilla Bean talking rubbish.”
“Water is wet.”

Valentino
Valentino
2 months ago

Happy to see that Dami Im is one of us!

Jamie
Jamie
2 months ago

Ireland! Yes girl you have taste!

Bombalurina
Bombalurina
2 months ago

If Montaigne wasn’t internally selected by SBS , Dami Im was going to send her track ”Paper Dragon” to the Australia Decides , probably she would be one of the participants this year

Catriona Colville
Catriona Colville
2 months ago
Reply to  Bombalurina

You spelled Technicolour wrong.

Sot
Sot
2 months ago

Well, he’s from Austria so I guess he chooses to speak American English (although Bri’ish English is far superior)

Ashton Schier
Ashton Schier
2 months ago

…..it’s not right though

notyourtoy
notyourtoy
2 months ago
Reply to  Bombalurina

Well, with a song like that Australia would safely be in the final, but this is worse than Technicolour

Eurovisionary
Eurovisionary
2 months ago

Alrhough she is not fan of rock, she says she loves the song, she even mentioned winning for Italian entry, she is a wise person we know she got 2nd position in 2016 with such a brilliant performance, yes Italy has potential to even win this year, I be happy to see this deep rooted rock song win more lively than Finland winning song in 2006,

Ted
Ted
2 months ago

I absolutely love Croatia and Moldova! Taste. Way too underrated!

Dolly
Dolly
2 months ago
Reply to  Ted

I agree with you ted they are my favourites and then Spain and uk , they are the only four I like

Giolo
Giolo
2 months ago
Reply to  Ted

I find them really overrated, everybody loves them, but ok

Denis
Denis
2 months ago

Always nice to see former contestants keeping up with ESC. I always get the impression that most of them rather want to forget it. Like “yeah it was fun but let’s not talk about it”. Or that they say “you know, I haven’t watched it since I took part in it”, stuff like that.

Jonas
Jonas
2 months ago
Reply to  Denis

A lot of them also try to come back, like Keiino and Eric Saade this year, and hopefully Dami next year.

wonder
wonder
2 months ago

Who is she anyway??? girl BYE!

Sot
Sot
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

For your information, she came 2nd in 2016…

I think it’s important for a Eurofan to know some basic facts like this but I don’t blame you

wonder
wonder
2 months ago
Reply to  Sot

I know she came 2nd in 2016.. but she is not interesting and I really didn’t like her song.. BYE!

Stian F
Stian F
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

Her opinion is way more interesting than yours for sure. So, bye Felicia!

wonder
wonder
2 months ago
Reply to  Stian F

look at the vote count.. even if it is a downvotes it’s still making people to vote… sooo.. yeah I am interesting hahaha..

Sot
Sot
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

I don’t think you should consider that as an achievement actually

Dolly
Dolly
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

You are not interesting either

wonder
wonder
2 months ago
Reply to  Dolly

yeah sure.. that’s why 44 people vote on my comment… hahaha

DonutLover
DonutLover
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

Your ignorance… wow just wow…

Boreal
Boreal
2 months ago
Reply to  Sot

You’re too nice, I wouldn’t have bothered

just an esc fan
just an esc fan
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

never saw the vote counter reaching three digits. thx for sharing this stupid opinion!!

Sot
Sot
2 months ago
Reply to  wonder

Lol 3-digit number of dislikes

rainer1
rainer1
2 months ago

nice to see …….. gjon on top almost everywhere.
GO SWITZERLAND, GO GJON …

Whoareyou?
Whoareyou?
2 months ago
Reply to  rainer1

You think you are quality, dont you?

rainer1
rainer1
2 months ago
Reply to  Whoareyou?

i don’t think,….. i know

Whoareyou?
Whoareyou?
2 months ago

Moldova and Croatia, lol

Sot
Sot
2 months ago

I’m sorry but I think her top 7 are the countries in the top 7 of the bookies but a bit shuffled. I wouldn’t say she’s based (but she kinda is)

Richie
Richie
2 months ago

Lovely Dami!!!
Love her Top!

Phillybear
Phillybear
2 months ago

Mine 🙂
U.k
San marino
Israel
Germany
Croatia
Cyprus
Ireland
Finland
Albania
Azerbaijan

Ellen
Ellen
2 months ago

Queen Dami! I love it when eurostars are sharing their personnal favourite songs about a current ESC edition.

BadWoolfGirl
BadWoolfGirl
2 months ago

You put down tears getting sober instead of growing up is getting old for Bulgaria’s spot.

Lucie Zápotocná
Lucie Zápotocná
2 months ago

I’m so glad her favourite is Gjon because he’s my winner too!!