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Norway

Denmark’s neighbour Norway is up next! Norway has had a lot of ups and downs. It has participated in 52 Eurovision song contests winning 3 of them, one of which was Alexander Rybak’s win back in 2009. But with being in the competition for so long, Norway also has the record for most last place …

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Malta

Next up in the second semi-finals is Malta Malta has gotten close to winning the competition quite a few times between 1992 and 2006 getting bronze twice and silver twice as well, but then came Fabrizio in 2006 and Malta has been downhill since then. Fabrizio’s last place finish has now turned Malta’s usual top …

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Lithuania

Next up is Lithuania! Lithuania hasn’t done to well as a country in Eurovision. Not only have they come in last place twice, but they’ve never made top 5. Last year they barely qualified for the finals, but ended in 22nd place. This year they’re sending Vilija Matačiūnaitė to hopefully break the top 5 barrier and …

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Israel

Happy Easter Sunday! Oddly enough, next on our list is Israel! Israel has done fairly good in Eurovision winning the competition 3 times and coming in second twice. The last 3 years haven’t been so good for Israel though as they haven’t even been able to qualify for the finals. This year they’re sending Mei …

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Greece

Greece is next on our list for the 2nd semi-final Greece has typically done fairly well in the Eurovision song contest. They normally get top 10 with their songs, winning once in 2005. This year they’re hoping Freaky fortune will help them relieve their experience from 2005. Freaky fortune is a greek duo who have …

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Georgia

Continuing with the 2nd semi-final we have Georgia! Debuting in 2007 Georgia hasn’t made much of a stir at Eurovision. The closest they’ve come was 9th place in 2010 and 2011. This year they’re hoping The Shin and Mariko will give them a shot at bringing the contest to Georgia. The Shin are a Georgian …

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Finland

Finland is next up in our second semi-final countdown Finland has been participating in the Eurovision song contest since 1961, but didn’t get it’s first victory until Lordi back in 2006. Since it’s debut Finland has been dead last 9 times including most recently in 2009. This time they’re hoping for another victory through rock …

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F.Y.R. Macedonia

Up next is the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia! F.Y.R. Macedonia has been participating in the song contest since back in 1996. Since then it has never even made top 10, getting only as close as 12th back in 2006. This year they’re hoping that Tijana Dapčević will break they’re records. She’s released 5 albums …

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Belarus

2nd on our list for the 2nd semi-final is Belarus. Belarus hasn’t had the best of luck in Eurovision. Since its debut in 2004 it has only been in the finals 3 times. This year they are hoping that TEO will give them the win they need, or do they? Teo is singing a song …

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Austria

As we did in the first semi-final, we’ll do the second semi-final in alphabetic order! 1st up is Austria! Austria has only ever won one time, back in 1966, but has been in last place 8 times in it’s history starting from 1957. With 46 appearances Austria is no stranger to the competition, but has …

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