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Eurovision 2018 🇵🇹 watch the Second Semi Final qualifiers’ press conference
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DENMARK 🇩🇰 TO PERFORM IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
SLOVENIA 🇸🇮 TO PERFORM IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
THE NETHERLANDS 🇳🇱 TO PERFORM IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
NORWAY 🇳🇴 IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
AUSTRALIA 🇦🇺 IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
SWEDEN 🇸🇪 IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
UKRAINE 🇺🇦 IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
HUNGARY 🇭🇺 IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
MOLDOVA 🇲🇩 IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE GRAND FINAL
SERBIA 🇷🇸 TO COMPETE IN THE FIRST HALF OOF THE GRAND FINAL
THE ALLOCATION DRAW
THE NETHERLANDS 🇳🇱 Waylon said that despite the negative criticism over the staging and the choreography he told them too ago and f*** off.
SLOVENIA 🇸🇮 Two times already in Eurovision as backing vocalist and no press conference attend and now I am here says Lea. She tried to a void if she will be the first Slovenian Eurovision winner. She is humble
DENMARK 🇩🇰 Rasmussen: Denmark won in 2000 and 2013 in Sweden and why not now in a Southern country. We don’t feel any pressure because our main goal was to qualify.
NORWAY 🇳🇴 I feel a little pressure to perform and entertain because I have donee this before and now I am taking some other’s place, said Rybak. Regarding CIS countries missing the final and how it will affect his voting, Rybak says that he doesn’t count on block voting as Eurovision is simply a music contest and people either from Western or Eastern Europe will vote for him if they like his show.
AUSTRALIA 🇦🇺 We have a great team and this is the key for a good performance and our qualification results. You never know when you write a song, you have a feeling and you go with it. But tonight on stage it was beyond my expectations, said Jessica.
SWEDEN 🇸🇪 Will you bring the trophy for the 7th time in Sweden, Benjamin asked. HOD says that SVT is happy with the performance and final will be hard but let’s wait and see. Going to the final is amazing already. Humble as always (!)
UKRAINE 🇺🇦 I got texted by Verka and Andriy Danielko (as both characters) and MELOVIN is happy he sees the stage on fire.
HUNGARY 🇭🇺 The Hungarian HOD announced that in august AWS were invited to the biggest European metal festival. AWS lead singer said that despite statistics they just wanna bring another fantastic show on stage.
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MOLDOVA 🇲🇩 Kirkorov said that he is sad for Julia not qualifying and as a true Russian he congratulated for an amazing performance. DoReDos asked the people to vote for them in the final.
SERBIA 🇷🇸 The song is about the new generation, children who can make the world better. When Sanja heard Serbia qualified he was happy because his mother wouldn’t wait for long.
Press Conferences begins and all ten qualifiers are announced as they enter the room and the podium
Welcome to Second Semi Final Qualifiers Press Conference. You can watch the official live stream here alongside with our report from the responses of the artists. Stay tuned as wee will also find out in which half of the Grand Final, each of the qualifiers will perform. Notice: in few hours we will also post new article with the final running order of the Grand Final as decided by RTP and approved by the EBU