Greece Goes Through To The Eurovision Grand Final
- by XpatAthens
- Friday, 22 May 2015
Greece has made it through to the Grand Final of the Eurovision song contest after Maria-Elena Kyriakou’s dynamic and at the same time emotional performance of ‘One Last breath’, a song she co-wrote with Efthyvoulos Theoharous, during last night’s first semi-final impressed the crowd attending Vienna’s Wiener Stadthalle arena and won the vote of both the TV viewers and that of the professional juries.
The 31-year old, mother of three, Cypriot-born singer will be joined in this Saturday’s final by nine other acts from Serbia, Armenia, Belgium, Estonia, Hungary, Russia, Albania, Romania and Georgia.
Finland, Moldova, Netherlands, FYROM, Belarus and Denmark failed to qualify for the final.
As one of the ‘Big Five’ countries, the UK has gained automatic qualification to the Grand Final alongside Spain, Germany, France, Italy and current title holders Austria.To read more, please visit London Greek Radio