Tada! Time to reveal the winners of the ten copies of the 3-disc DVD Eurovision Song Contest 2016. We asked you to tip the winner of this year’s Contest. The vast majority of all incoming messages tipped Russia to win. Among those who rightly predicted Ukraine and Jamala’s song 1944, these ten lucky listeners where drawn: Anu Palkeinen (Finland), Leandro Contreras (Portugal), Dominik Kobialka (Poland), Rafal Maciag (United Kingdom), Elke Klepke (Germany), Angel Morán Paredes (Spain), Pavel Giebel (Czech Republic), Rolf Nilsson (Sweden), Martyna Bugaj (Poland), and Tracey Bacon (United Kingdom). Congratulations! The DVDs will be sent to the winners right after the release in June. Better luck next time for those who did not win. Stay tuned for more competitions coming up!
Congratulations to Jamala! The 32-year-old Ukrainian singer won the 61st Eurovision Song Contest, held last night at Globen Arena, Stockholm, Sweden. Her self-penned entry 1944 scored a total of 534 points. It’s the second Eurovision win for Ukraine, having previously triumphed in 2004 with Ruslana and Wild Dances.
The Australian entry Sound Of Silence, performed by Dami Im, finished in second place collecting 511 points, followed by Russia’s Sergey Lazarev and the song You Are The Only One with 491 points. The fourth place went to Poli Genova from Bulgaria with the song If Love Was A Crime, 307 points, while host country Sweden came fifth with Frans’ If I Were Sorry scoring 261 points.
Read more to see the complete ranking of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest and watch Jamala’s performance…
ESC Radio celebrates 10-year anniversary – we’re giving away 10 DVDs ‘Eurovision Song Contest 2016’. Enter now to win!
This year ESC Radio looks back at ten years of streaming Eurovision Song Contest music 24/7 and bringing you live coverage from the annual event. To celebrate the anniversary we’re giving you the opportunity to win one of 10 copies of the DVD ‘Eurovision Song Contest Stockholm 2016’, due to be released in June. To enter the competition all you have to do is guess right who’s going to win this year’s Contest. Please note, this is not about your personal favourite. We want to know which song you think has the best chances to win.
Send in your tip to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your full name and postal address by next Saturday, 14th May, 20:00 CEST.
The ten DVDs will be drawn from those who predicted the 2016 winning song correctly. The names of the ten lucky listeners will be revealed here on our website and the DVDs will be sent right after the release. Good luck!
The rehearsals for the 61th Eurovision Song Contest are well underway, and ESC Radio has moved to Stockholm, Sweden, for the live on-site coverage of the 2016 Contest. We will bring you exclusive interviews with all your favourite artists of the show. The interviews are part of our regular playlist and are broadcast every two hours at about a quarter to the full hour.
Meanwhile we continue featuring the entries of this year’s contest on our playlist, together with a varied mix of ESC classics, language versions, songs from national preselections and our 2016 Special ‘Sweden@Eurovision’.
Stay tuned to ESC Radio and keep an ear out for our exclusive interviews broadcast!