Denmark is the winner of the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest!!! Azerbaijan came second and Ukraine third Stay tuned for more information and pictures here at 12points.
It was another beautiful, warm day in Malmö A few more of these, and people might just have to stop wrapping bulky scarves around their necks.
The 2013 Eurovision Song Contest final is hosted by Petra Mede The opening tonight consists of a video about a caterpillar in Baku that turns into butterfly in Malmö, the music to go with this is specially written by ABBA's Björn and Benny with DJ Avicii.
With the results in from the second Semi Final, it really sinks in how high the stakes are All of Scandinavia is in.
The final rehearsal - Photos for 12points tv by Mikael Persson.
The 12points tv was on the Arena floor last night for Semi Final and witnessed the joy and the carnage.
In my home country, the Netherlands, and in quite some other countries in the west of our continent there is this myth that in Eurovision all countries from the east vote for each other, leaving all western countries out This year, with almost all Western countries qualifying, this bit of anti Eurovision propaganda should really be put to a stop: not a single former Yugoslavian country got a ticket to the final, whilst all of Scandinavia did, as well as Ireland, the Netherlands, Belgium and Malta.
Today the rehearsals for the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest are starting in the Malmö Arena. Today Euroclub and Euro fan Café also open its doors for all fans that are in town already
We have 10 more finalists for Saturday, so the final list of 26 countries is completed!!
First things first: Anouk’s new video for “Birds” has been released There were a lot of questions about what the song meant, and this video gives one possible interpretation.