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