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Eurovision song contest 2008

The Eurovision song contest 2008 entrants

A record number of 43 countries will be represented at the 53rd Eurovision Song Contest and for the first time, the contest features two Semi-Finals.
  • 20 May - First Semi-Final
  • 22 May - Second Semi-Final
  • 24 May - The Final
Here are the next three entrants in alphabetical order.

Flag of Cyprus Cyprus
Semi-Final (2)

Performer: Evdokia Kadi
Song title: Femme Fatale
Song writer(s): Vangelis Evangelou
Song composer(s): Nicos Evagelou

Evdokia Kadi has been chosen to represent Cyprus at the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest. Surrounded by dancers, she sang Femme Fatale to victory. Her song was awarded 104 points by a jury and televoters, only 4 points more than runner-up Nikolas Metaxas.

Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
Semi-Final (2)

Performer: Tereza Kerndlová
Song title: Have Some Fun
Song writer(s): Gordon Pogoda
Song composer(s): Gordon Pogoda & Stano Simor

For the second time, Czech broadcaster CT organised their national final Eurosong, which again was held in Prague. From the ten songs participating, Have Some Fun performed by Tereza Kerndlová was chosen by an SMS vote to represent the Czech Republic at the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest.

Flag of Denmark Denmark
Semi-Final (2)

Performer: Simon Mathew
Song title: All Night Long
Song writer(s): Jacob Launbjerg, Svend Gudiksen & Nis Bøgvad
Song composer(s): Jacob Launbjerg, Svend Gudiksen & Nis Bøgvad

The Danish television viewers decided to send Simon Mathew with All Night Long to the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest in Belgrade, Serbia.Simon Mathew is 24 years old and was born in Grenå, in mid Jutland. At the age of 9, he and his large family moved to the town of Hirtshals in North Jutland where he lived until he moved to Copenhagen four years ago in order to be able to focus more on his music.



Have a listen and let me know what you thought of them.

I've given my  first impression as a comment.
Tags: cyprus, czech republic, denmark, eurovision song contest
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