#41: Loose Ends

Seven countries make their Eurovision 2019 selections

Darude (box) and Sebastian Rejman will perform Darude (box) and Sebastian Rejman will perform "Look Away" for Finland at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel (Photo: YLE)

The loose ends of Eurovision national final season started wrapping up this past weekend, with seven songs selected, one country confirming withdrawal, and tickets… well…

Episode Summary

  • Ukraine confirms withdrawal (1:54)
  • Tickets are on sale… until they’re not. Surprise! (3:27)
  • Belgium asks Eliot to “Wake Up” (4:28)
  • Looking at Finland’s “Look Away” (6:33)
  • HATARI (9:54)
  • Can Moldova “Stay” on track? (15:04)
  • Norway Greenbaum’s “Spirit in the Sky” (17:47)
  • Portugal’s “Telem√≥veis” splits the room (20:54)
  • Georgia Idol or Georgia Idle? (24:13)
  • Serbia’s “Kruna” (26:49)
  • Coming up: The Last Week of Selection Season! (29:22)

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