The highlight of the musical year – Eurovision 2018 is upon us and it’s time for the first semi final!
When Is Eurovision 2018?
Eurovision hits Lisbon! All Aboard!
The first semi final took place on 8th May 20:00 GMT followed by the second semi final on 10th May 20:00 GMT with the grand final on 12th May 20:00 GMT!
From each semi final only 10 acts will qualify to the grand final. The Big Five countries (UK, Italy, France, Spain and Germany) and the host country (Portugal) will automatically get to the final.
Semi Final Two – My Favourites (10)
Here is who I want to qualify from semi final one and, unlike previous years, these are in a particular order.
Poland – “Light Me Up” by Gromee feat. Lukas Meijer
Australia – “We Got Love” by Jessica Mauboy
Sweden – “Dance You Off” by Benjamin Ingrosso
Moldova – “My Lucky Day” – DoReDoS
Denmark – “Higher Ground” by Rasmussen
San Marino – “Who We Are” by Jessika featuring Jenifer Brening
Romania – “Goodbye” by The Humans
Malta – “Taboo” by Christabelle
Ukraine – “Under The Ladder” by MELOVIN
Norway – “That’s how You Write A Song” by Alexander Rybak
Semi Final Two – My Not So Favourites (8)
Here is who I don’t want to qualify from semi final one and again these are in a particular order.
Russia – “I Won’t Break” by Julia Samoylova
Serbia – “Nova Deca” by Sanja Ilić & Balkanika
The Netherlands – “Outlaw In ‘Em” by Waylon
Hungary – “Viszlát Nyár” by AWS
Latvia – “Funny Girl” by Laura Rizzotto
Montenegro – “Inje” by Vanja Radovanović
Slovenia – “Hvala, ne!” by Lea Sirk
Georgia – “For You” by Ethno-Jazz Band Iriao
Here is who I think will qualify:
Norway, Sweden, Poland, Russia, Australia, Hungary, Denmark, Moldova, Latvia, Ukraine
Enjoy Semi Final Two!
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