Tag Archives: Eurovision 2009

365 I Don’t Wanna Leave – Lidia Kopania (Poland, 2009)

There are seven entries from Poland in our countdown: three entirely in Polish, three in English and one that is a hotchpotch of Polish, German and Russian. We’ve already had their first Polish language song (see No. 403), next up is Poland’s first English language … Continue reading

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387 La Teva Decisió (Get A Life) – Susanne Georgi (Andorra, 2009)

La Teva Decisió (Get A Life)* is the third and highest entry from Andorra in our countdown (see Nos. 499 & 440). It was the last of the six Eurovision attempts (so far) by Andorra and, in common with their previous five, … Continue reading

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415 Lose Control – Waldo’s People (Finland, 2009)

Waldo is rapper Marko Reijonen and his people, who at Eurovision in 2009 consisted of a group of backing vocalists led by singer-cum-actress Karoliina Kallio (pictured), as well as a couple of flaming baton-twirling dancers. In the final in Moscow Lose Control came last, its … Continue reading

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467 Bistra Voda – Regina (Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2009)

All the former Yugoslav republics are represented in the Top 500: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Serbia AND Montenegro, and Slovenia, however, it’s the Bosnians who have the most songs in the countdown – Bistra Voda being the first of six … Continue reading

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494 La Noche Es Para Mi – Soraya Arnelas (Spain, 2009)

Since the millennium one of the most popular routes to Eurovision has been via televised talent shows like Pop Idol, X Factor and the Voice. Spain’s Operación Triunfo was a reality talent show similar in format to the UK’s Fame Academy … Continue reading

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