Finland will be represented in Kiev by the duo Norma John with their dark ballad ‘Blackbird’. Allie Lindo followed the show for us last Saturday and looks back on the show in our podcast Scout Around. Out of all chosen songs so far, this might [read more…]
Norma John has won Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 2017 and will represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 with the song ‘Blackbird’. While some other early fan favourites struggled, it was a clear victory for the pure ballad.
After a preview show for the ten acts that will take part in UMK 2017 in Finland, a first voting round has been held. The group My First Band with their song “Paradise” was the winner after all votes were counted by a special jury.