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Slovenia: Omar Naber wins EMA and a ticket to Eurovision

Omar Naber has won the grand final of EMA 2017 and thus will represent Slovenia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev. The song ‘On My Way’ was chosen as the winning entry by a 50/50 combination of televoting and six-member jury voting.

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Slovenia: Read back our liveblog for the EMA final

In a few hours Slovenia will reveal its entry for Kiev through the final of national selection of EMA taking place in Ljubljana Exhibition. A total of eight finalists will battle for victory as the winner of the night will represent Slovenia in Kiev.

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Jon Ola Sand on preparations Kiev 2017: “Never seen anything like this”

Jon Ola Sand, the Executive Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest, has told Norwegian broadcaster NRK that he “never seen anything like this” when it comes to the hiccups in hosting the contest in Kiev, May this year. Still, he is confident about the current schedule and the dates will remain the same.

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Kiev 2017: Christer Björkman brought in as replacement producer

The EBU announced this Wednesday that Christer Björkman will return to the Eurovision Song Contest as one of the shows producers again. This happens after the Executive Producers for the contest in Kiev suddenly resigned,

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Czech Republic: Martina Bárta to perform the song “My Turn”

Martina Bárta will sing the song “My Turn” on behalf of the Czech Republic at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. A very short snippet of her song was being broadcast this Tuesday night by broadcaster CT.

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Kiev 2017: Another wave of tickets go on sale

For those who missed out on the first wave of tickets for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, there will be further chances this week to purchase tickets to the shows in May. The official ticketing partner, concert.ua, will be releasing further batches of tickets as listed in the below sales schedule.

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Monday Night: All the scores of the weekend of 18/19 February

At the end of this Eurovision weekend, ESC Daily puts together an overview of all the results. Everything you may have missed – you can catch up every Monday Night.

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Malta: Claudia Faniello will be singing in Kiev

Claudia Faniello will be singing her song Breathlessly in Kiev. She won the national final in Malta tonight.

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Poland: Kasia Mos will sing “Flashlight” in Kiev

Kasia Mos has won Krajowe Eliminacje 2017 with the vivacious pop-ballad “Flashlight”. She will represent Poland at Eurovision 2017 in Kiev. Broadcaster TVP hosted the Polish national final for 2017

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Hungary: Joci Pápai surprisingly wins with gypsy song “Origo”

Joci Pápai has booked a surprise victory in Hungary. In the grand final of A Dal 2017, he beat established artists such as Gigi Radics, Totova and Kállay-Saunders Band. His song “Origo” is inspired by traditional gypsy music.

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