Shortly after the 2nd Semifinal, the press conference was held with the impressions from the 10 winners.
Lithuania, Donny Montell - Love is Blind
Donny highlightes the fact that is not about big or small countries but about music, he also joked about the fact of not being one of the favourites, he picked the envelope n.4
Bosnia&Herzegovina, Maja Saar – Korake ti Znam
Maja was excited and touched for being in the final, she was asked to tell some words in Bosnian and was also the only one who thanked the huge support from fans, she will perform right after Lithuania; 5th place.
Serbia, Zeljko Joksimovic – Nije Lbujav Star
After Russia and the host country, Zeljko is the artist with more press support in place, he mentioned being older therefore more tired than in 2004 and picked a lucky number; the 24.
Ukraine, Gaitana – Be my Guest
Gaitana was more relaxed and recognized being so nervous during her performance, she invited us to Bakú and even will cook a great dish for us, she got the n.25, will she bring the contest back to Kyev?
Sweden, Loreen – Euphoria
Less expectation than expected for the huge favourite, who had a flop avoiding answering a question about Human Right in Azerbaijan, her envelope contained the n.17
FYR Macedonia, Kaliopi – Crno e Belo
The bigges applause was for Kaliopi, she joked with her ex-husband and composer of Crno e Belo, also requested a big ovation for Lys Assia and expressed her happiness for bringing back FYR Macedonia to the final. Good luck as well with the envelope n.22
Norway, Tooji – Stay
Tooji was all over the place with happiness and confirmed that he is here to win as is colleague Alexander Rybak stated two years ago. He will perform the 12th.
Estonia, Ott Lepland – Kuula
Shy and modest, Estonian media thanked Ott for singing in Estonian and asked him if he also will win Eurovision since he always won any contest he took part on, his draw will be the 11th.
Malta, Kurt Calleja – This is the night
It is about belive and achieve, as Kurt’s lyrics say, the big surprise of the night thanked his great time for the fantastic work done. Kurt asked Can to pick-up his envelope which will be the n.21.
Turkey, Can Bonomo – Love me Back
Can was a bit too sarcastic with the questions received by Turkish media, and answered to the question “What are your rivals”; “My river flood though life but if you asked for my rivals, well in this case everybody here is a rival”. The envelope left was the n.18
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