After weeks of speculation and drama, Ireland have tonight decided that Jedward will represent them at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest with the song Lipstick which won the national final with 98 points.
In tonight’s Eurosong the regional juries had the biggest say in the overall result by 66.6% with the public’s input totalling 33.3% of the final vote. The runner up of tonight’s national final was Nikki Kavanagh with the song Falling finishing a close second with 96 points.
Jedward will fly the flag for Ireland performing Lipstick in the second half of the second semi final on May 12th.
You can watch this evening’s performance below.