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Eurovision Song Contest 2017
2017 logo
Theme Celebrate Diversity
Dates
Semi-final 1 date 9 May 2017
Semi-final 2 date 11 May 2017
Final date 13 May 2017
Host
Venue International Exhibition Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
Presenter(s) Oleksandr Skichko

Volodymyr Ostapchuk
Timur Miroshnychenko

Director Ola Melzig
Executive supervisor Jon Ola Sand
Host broadcaster Flag of Ukraine UA:PBC
Participants
Number of entries 42
Debuting countries None
Returning countries Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal
Flag of Romania Romania
Withdrawing countries Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina
Flag of Russia.svg Russia
Voting
Voting system Each country awards two sets of 12, 10, 8–1 points to their 10 favourite songs: one from their professional jury and the other from televoting.
Nul points None
Winner Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal

"Amar pelos dois"

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The Eurovision Song Contest 2017 was the 62nd annual Eurovision Song Contest. The contest took place in Kiev, Ukraine following Jamala's win in the 2016 contest with the song "1944".

It was won by Salvador Sobral of Portugal with the song "Amar pelos dois".  This gave the country its first ever victory in its 53 years of participation.

LocationEdit

The contest took place in the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev. It has a capacity of approximately 11,000 attendees and is the largest exhibition centre in the city. Located in the western part of the Livoberezhna microdistrict, the centre was opened in October 2002, and its head since its construction was Anatoly Tkachenko.

Bidding PhaseEdit

City Venue Notes
Candidate cities

ParticipantsEdit

Semi-final 1Edit

Eighteen countries participated in the first semi-final. Italy, Spain and United Kingdom voted in this semi-final. The highlighted countries qualified for the final.

Draw Artist Song Language Place Points
01 Flag of Sweden Sweden Robin Bengtsson "I Can't Go On" English 3 227
02 Flag of Georgia Georgia Tamara Gachechiladze "Keep the Faith" English 11 99
03 Flag of Australia Australia Isaiah "Don't Come Easy" English 6 160
04 Flag of Albania Albania Lindita "World" English 14 76
05 Flag of Belgium Belgium Blanche "City Lights" English 4 165
06 Flag of Montenegro Montenegro Slavko Kalezić "Space" English 16 56
07 Flag of Finland Finland Norma John "Blackbird" English 12 92
08 Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Dihaj "Skeletons" English 8 150
09 Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal Salvador Sobral "Amar pelos dois" Portuguese 1 370
10 Flag of Greece Greece Demy "This Is Love" English 10 115
11 Flag of Poland Poland Kasia Moś "Flashlight" English 9 119
12 Flag of Moldova Moldova Sunstroke Project "Hey, Mamma!" English 2 291
13 Flag of Iceland Iceland Svala "Paper" English 15 60
14 Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic Martina Bárta "My Turn" English 13 83
15 Flag of Cyprus Cyprus Hovig "Gravity" English 5 164
16 Flag of Armenia Armenia Artsvik "Fly with Me" English 7 152
17 Flag of Slovenia Slovenia Omar Naber "On My Way" English 17 36
18 Flag of Latvia Latvia Triana Park "Line" English 18 21

Semi Final 2 Edit

Eighteen countries participated in the second semi-final. France, Germany and Ukraine voted in this semi-final. Russia was originally planned to perform in position three, but withdrew from the contest after the artist they selected was banned from entering Ukraine]], resulting in countries originally planned to perform fourth and later, to do so one place earlier. The highlighted countries qualified for the final.

Draw Country Language Place Points
01 Flag of Serbia Serbia Tijana Bogićević "In Too Deep" English 11 98
02 Flag of Austria Austria Nathan Trent "Running on Air" English 7 147
03 Flag of Macedonia Macedonia Jana Burčeska "Dance Alone" English 15 69
04 Flag of Malta Malta Claudia Faniello "Breathlessly" English 16 55
05 Flag of Romania Romania Ilinca feat. Alex Florea "Yodel It!" English 6 174
06 Flag of the Netherlands.svg The Netherlands O'G3NE "Lights and Shadows" English 4 200
07 Flag of Hungary Hungary Joci Pápai "Origo" Hungarian 2 231
08 Denmark, eurovision Denmark Anja "Where I Am" English 10 101
09 Flag of Ireland Ireland Brendan Murray "Dying to Try" English 13 86
10 Flag of San Marino San Marino Valentina Monetta and Jimmie Wilson "Spirit of the Night" English 18 1
11 Flag of Croatia Croatia Jacques Houdek "My Friend" English, Italian 8 141
12 Flag of Norway Norway JOWST "Grab the Moment" English 5 189
13 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland Timebelle "Apollo" English 12 97
14 Flag of Belarus Belarus Naviband "Historyja majho žyccia" Belarusian 9 110
15 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria Kristian Kostov "Beautiful Mess" English 1 403
16 Flag of Lithuania Lithuania Fusedmarc "Rain of Revolution" English 17 42
17 Flag of Estonia Estonia Koit Toome and Laura "Verona" English 14 85
18 Flag of Israel Israel IMRI "I Feel Alive" English 3 207


Final Edit

Twenty-six countries participated in the final, with all 42 participating countries eligible to vote. The running order for the final was revealed after the second semi-final qualifiers' press conference on 11 May.

Draw Country Artist Song Language Place Points
01 Flag of Israel Israel IMRI "I Feel Alive" English 23 39
02 Flag of Poland Poland Kasia Moś "Flashlight" English 22 64
03 Flag of Belarus Belarus Naviband "Historyja majho žyccia" Belarusian 17 83
04 Flag of Austria Austria Nathan Trent "Running on Air" English 16 93
05 Flag of Armenia Armenia Artsvik "Fly with Me" English 18 79
06 Flag of the Netherlands.svg The Netherlands O'G3NE "Lights and Shadows" English 11 150
07 Flag of Moldova Moldova Sunstroke Project "Hey, Mamma!" English 3 374
08 Flag of Hungary Hungary Joci Pápai "Origo" Hungarian, Romani 8 200
09 Flag of Italy Italy Francesco Gabbani "Occidentali's Karma" Italian 6 334
10 Denmark, eurovision Denmark Anja "Where I Am" English 20 77
11 Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal Salvador Sobral "Amar pelos dois" Portuguese 1 758
12 Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Dihaj "Skeletons" English 14 120
13 Flag of Croatia Croatia Jacques Houdek "My Friend" English, Italian 13 128
14 Flag of Australia Australia Isaiah "Don't Come Easy" English 9 173
15 Flag of Greece Greece Demy "This Is Love" English 19 77
16 Flag of Spain.svg Spain Manel Navarro "Do It for Your Lover" Spanish, English 26 5
17 Flag of Norway Norway JOWST "Grab the Moment" English 10 158
18 Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom Lucie Jones "Never Give Up on You" English 15 111
19 Flag of Cyprus Cyprus Hovig "Gravity" English 21 68
20 Flag of Romania Romania Ilinca feat. Alex Florea "Yodel It!" English 7 282
21 Flag of Germany Germany Levina "Perfect Life" English 25 6
22 Flag of Ukraine Ukraine O.Torvald "Time" English 24 36
23 Flag of Belgium Belgium Blanche "City Lights" English 4 363
24 Flag of Sweden Sweden Robin Bengtsson "I Can't Go On" English 5 344
25 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria Kristian Kostov "Beautiful Mess" English 2 615
26 France France Alma "Requiem" French, English 12 135

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