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Baku 2012: Sweden wins the Eurovision Song Contest 2012!

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After six month of preparations, two weeks of rehearsals, and after two very difficult semi-finals, we have a winner!

28-year old Loreen with her entry “Euphoria” has officially won the 57th Eurovision Song Contest, and hearts all over Europe, for Sweden. “Euphoria”, written by Thomas G:son and Peter Boström, was a hot favourite since it’s selection back in March 2012. Loreen finished with a total of 372 points, just shy of Norway’s winner in 2009, Alexandar Rybak, who finished on 387 points. You can view the final scoreboard here.

Full results;

01. Sweden – 372 points
02. Russia – 259 points
03. Serbia – 214 points
04. Azerbaijan – 150 points
05. Albania – 146 points
06. Estonia – 120 points
07. Turkey – 112 points
08. Germany – 110 points
09. Italy – 101 points
10. Spain-  97 points
12. Romania – 71 points
13. FYR Macedonia – 71 points
14. Lithuania – 70 points
15. Ukraine – 65 points
16. Cyprus – 65 points
17. Greece 64 points
18. Bosnia & Herzegovina – 55 points
19. Ireland – 46 points
20. Iceland – 46 points
21. Malta – 41 points
22. France – 21 points
23. Denmark – 21 points
24. Hungary – 19 points
25. UK – 12 points
26. Norway – 7 points

You can view the winning performance of ‘Euphoria’ below;

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GcreG5F2Bho

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