Tonight seven artists competed in order to represent Greece at the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. In a mix of jury and televoting George Alkaios & Friends was brought to victory with the song OPA. Tonight's show featured guest performances from Cyprus and Bulgaria.
Tonight, national broadcaster ERR's ETV has held Estonian national final that is called Eesti Laul for the Eurovision Song Contest which will take part in Oslo this year. Malcolm Lincoln won the competition where ten acts participated for the ticket of Oslo.
Tonight was the semi final of the German selection, Unser Star für Oslo, to find the performer to sing for Germany at the Eurovision Song Contest in May. 4 acts competed but only 2 will make it to the final on Friday 12 March 2010.
Tom Dice had been internally selected to represent Belgium at the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. This evening we got to know which song he will be singing in Oslo trying to take Belgium to the final they haven't qualified for since 2004. The song is called Me And My Guitar.
MaNga, the Turkish representative at Eurovision Song Contest 2010 inOslo, had released their latest album called Şehr-i Hüzün on 29th December. Nowadays, their album is living its highest points on several charts.
After a high quality final in Bucharest tonight, duo Paula and Ovi will be flying the flag with for Romania in Oslo. The show was beset by a few problems, most notably some of the telephone system crashing, but the result was never in doubt. Olsen Brothers, the Danish Eurovision winner from 2000 was a guest star.
The Moldovan national broadcaster TRM, has held the country's national final, O Melodie Pentru Europa, to choose its representative for the Eurovision Song Contest. At the end of the night Sun Stroke Project & Olia Tira took the ticket for Oslo.