Moldova: Remaining finalists chosen for Saturday

Tonight concluded the semi-finals to choose the Moldovan entry for Eurovision 2016 in Stockholm. Seven more qualifiers were chosen tonight with the final entry to be announced later in the show. Return on Saturday for the Moldovan national final.

Running Order of Semi-final two (qualifiers in bold):

  1. Rodica şi Ivan Aculov – Stop Lying
  2. Lidia Isac – Falling Stars (televoting favourite)
  3. Cristina Pintilie – Picture Of Love
  4. Diana Brescan – Till The End
  5. Max Fall feat. Dan Vozniuc & Malloy – Game Lover
  6. Andrei Ioniţa & Onoffrei – Lie
  7. Felicia Dunaf – You And Me 
  8. Nadia Moşneagu – Memories
  9. Big Flash Sound – Când vrei (jury favourite)
  10. Anna Gulko – Never Let Go
  11. Beatrice – Saved My Heart For You
  12. Vitalie Todiraşcu – Belladonna

Results revealed an ever larger deviation between the voters and jurors than the first semi-final. Winner of tonight’s semi-final was televoting favourite Lidia Isac with 17 points even though jurors gave her five. The largest deviation was Big Flash Sound who was rewarded twelve points from the jury and zero from televoters, however still managing to qualify.

The final, eighth qualifier was chosen through 100% tele-vote later that night. The final qualifier was revealed to be:

  • Felicia Dunaf’s “You And Me”

Lidia Isac – Falling Stars (Tonight’s winning qualifier):