Eurovision Song Contest 2012 Details Page


For all those people who are interested in the Eurovision Song Contest, here are some details for 2012

Links to other Pages. More Links at bottom of page.

 

The hosts are Eldar Gasimov (winner of 2011), Nargiz Birk-Petersen and Leila Alieve . The venue is the Baku Crystal Hall, Baku in Azerbaijan

Televoting returned to the 15 minutes after the songs are heard.

Final (26 May 2011)

Through to the final from Semi Final 1 are Romania, Moldova, Iceland, Hungary, Denmark, Albania, Cyprus, Greece, Russia, Ireland

*Spain choose their singing position

  Country Song Artist Semi or Final directly
01 United Kingdom Love Will Set You Free Engelbert Humperdinck Final Big 5
02 Hungary Sound Of Our Hearts Compact Disco Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
03 Albania Suus Rona Nishliu Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
04 Lithuania Love Is Blind Donny Montell Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
05 Bosnia & Herzegovina Korake ti znam Maya Sar Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
06 Russia Party For Everybody Buranovskiye Babushki Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
07 Iceland Never Forget Greta Salóme & Jónsi Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
08 Cyprus La La Love Adamou Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
09 France Echo (You And I) Anggun Final Big 5
10 Italy L'Amore È Femmina (Out Of Love) Nina Zilli Final Big 5
11 Estonia Kuula Ott Lepland Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
12 Norway Stay Tooji Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
13 Azerbaijan When The Music Dies Sabina Babayeva 2011 Winner
14 Romania Zaleilah Mandinga Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
15 Denmark Should've Known Better Soluna Samay Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
16 Greece Aphrodisiac Eleftheria Eleftheriou Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
17 Sweden Euphoria Loreen Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
18 Turkey Love Me Back Can Bonomo Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
19 Spain Quédate Conmigo (Stay With Me) Pastora Soler Final Big 5
20 Germany Standing Still Roman Lob Final Big 5
21 Malta This Is The Night Kurt Calleja Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
22 FYR Macedonia Crno E Belo Kaliopi Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
23 Ireland Waterline Jedward Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
24 Serbia Nije Ljubav Stvar Željko Joksimović Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
25 Ukraine Be My Guest Gaitana Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
26 Moldova Lăutar Pasha Parfeny Semi Final 1 (Qualified)

First semi final (22 May 2012)

*Italy, Azerbaijan and Spain can vote for in this semi final. Finland and Ireland choose their singing position

 

  Country Song Artist Semi or Final directly
01 Montenegro Euro Neuro Rambo Amadeus Semi Final 1
02 Iceland Never Forget Greta Salóme & Jónsi Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
03 Greece Aphrodisiac Eleftheria Eleftheriou Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
04 Latvia Beautiful Song Anmary Semi Final 1
05 Albania Suus Rona Nishliu Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
06 Romania Zaleilah Mandinga Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
07 Switzerland Unbreakable Sinplus Semi Final 1
08 Belgium Would You? Iris Semi Final 1
09 Finland* När Jag Blundar Pernilla Semi Final 1
10 Israel Time Izabo Semi Final 1
11 San Marino The Social Network Song (Oh Oh – Uh - Oh Oh) Valentina Monetta Semi Final 1
12 Cyprus La La Love Adamou Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
13 Denmark Should've Known Better Soluna Samay Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
14 Russia Party For Everybody Buranovskiye Babushki Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
15 Hungary Sound Of Our Hearts Compact Disco Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
16 Austria Woki Mit Deim Popo Trackshittaz Semi Final 1
17 Moldova Lăutar Pasha Parfeny Semi Final 1 (Qualified)
18 Ireland* Waterline Jedward Semi Final 1 (Qualified)

Second semi Final (24 May 2012)

*France, United Kingdom and Germany can vote in this semi final. Ukraine and Lithuania choose their singing position

Armenia Withdrew
  Country Song Artist Semi or Final directly
01 Serbia Nije Ljubav Stvar Željko Joksimović Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
02 FYR Macedonia Crno E Belo Kaliopi Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
03 The Netherlands You And Me Joan Franka Semi Final 2
04 Malta This Is The Night Kurt Calleja Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
05 Belarus We Are The Heroes Litesound Semi Final 2
06 Portugal Vida Minha Filipa Sousa Semi Final 2
07 Ukraine* Be My Guest Gaitana Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
08 Bulgaria Love Unlimited Sofi Marinova Semi Final 2
09 Slovenia Verjamem Eva Boto Semi Final 2
10 Croatia Nebo Nina Badrić Semi Final 2
11 Sweden Euphoria Loreen Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
12 Georgia I'm A Joker Anri Jokhadze Semi Final 2
13 Turkey Love Me Back Can Bonomo Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
14 Estonia Kuula Ott Lepland Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
15 Slovakia Don't Close Your Eyes Max Jason Mai Semi Final 2
16 Norway Stay Tooji Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
17 Bosnia & Herzegovina Korake ti znam Maya Sar Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
18 Lithuania* Love Is Blind Donny Montell Semi Final 2 (Qualified)
 

The singing draw order took place on 20 March 2012

First one in each pot gets to choose singing position

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3
  • Albania (1A)
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina (2B)
  • Croatia (2B)
  • FYR Macedonia (2A)
  • Serbia (2A)
  • Montenegro(1A)
  • Switzerland (1A)
  • Denmark (1B)
  • Estonia (2B)
  • Finland (1A)
  • Iceland (1A)
  • Norway (2B)
  • Sweden (2B)

 

  • Belarus (2A)
  • Georgia (2B)
  • Israel (1B)
  • Moldova (1B)
  • Russia (1B)
  • Ukraine (2A)

 

Pot 4 Pot 5 Pot 6
  • Armenia (2A)
  • Belgium (1A)
  • Cyprus (1B)
  • Greece (1A)
  • The Netherlands (2A)
  • Turkey (2B)
  • Ireland (1B)
  • Latvia (1A)
  • Lithuania (2B)
  • Malta (2A)
  • Portugal (2A)
  • Romania (1A)
  • Austria (1B)
  • Bulgaria (2A)
  • Hungary (1B)
  • Slovenia (2B)
  • San Marino (1B)
  • Slovakia  (2B)

1A = 1st semi final, 1st half, 1B = 1st semi final, 2nd half, 2A = 2nd semi final, 1st half, 2B - 2nd semi final, 2nd half.

Vote in First Semi Final : Italy, Azerbaijan and Spain
Vote in Second Semi Final : France, United Kingdom and Germany (Special request)


Semi Final Allocation draw took placed on 25 January 2012 and held in the Buta Palace in Baku.
Also determined that the second semi final will have 19 countries.

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3
  • Albania
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • FYR Macedonia
  • Serbia
  • Montenegro
  • Switzerland
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

 

  • Belarus
  • Georgia
  • Israel
  • Moldova
  • Russia
  • Ukraine

 

Pot 4 Pot 5 Pot 6
  • Armenia
  • Belgium
  • Cyprus
  • Greece
  • The Netherlands
  • Turkey
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Malta
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Austria
  • Bulgaria
  • Hungary
  • Slovenia
  • San Marino
  • Slovakia

There was no selection for the UK. It was chosen internally.

UK Viewers (and anyone who can get Digital TV).
Here were some of the Eurovision Specials (More when known)

All these are available on Sky, others may be available with other providers.

Tuesday 22 May BBC3 20:00 - 22:15 Eurovision Song Contest Semi Final 1 LIVE
Thursday 24 May BBC3 20:00 - 22:00 Eurovision Song Contest Semi Final 2 LIVE
Saturday 26 May BBC1 20:00 - 23:15
BBC1HD 20:00 - 23:15
Eurovision Song Contest LIVE

 



The full jury score sheet can be downloaded from here, including the entries. Please click here for details.


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