Eurovision song contest belgien
8. Mai Es ist das erst Mal seit , dass Belgien nicht im Finale steht. In Kopenhagen war Axel Hirsoux mit der Ballade „Mother“ im Halbfinale. Belgien. Seit nahm Belgien 60 Mal beim Eurovision Song Contest teil und hat einmal gewonnen. nach Jahr; nach Rang. In den meisten Jahren fanden in Belgien nationale Vorentscheidungen statt, um den Kandidaten für die Eurovision zu finden. Nur in den Jahren ,
According to Eurovision rules, all nations with the exceptions of the host country and the " Big 5 " France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom are required to qualify from one of two semi-finals in order to compete for the final; the top ten countries from each semi-final progress to the final.
In the contest, Australia also competed directly in the final as an invited guest nation. Belgium was placed into the first semi-final, to be held on 19 May , and was scheduled to perform in the first half of the show.
Belgium was set to perform in position 3, following the entry from Armenia and before the entry from the Netherlands.
All three shows were broadcast in Belgium by both the Flemish and Walloon broadcasters. Nottet took part in technical rehearsals on 11 and 15 May,   followed by dress rehearsals on 18 and 19 May.
The staging concept involved the contrasts of black and white with strobe lighting added and the background LED screens transitioning between full white displays, moving white lines and pulsating 3D boxes.
Nottet and the backing vocalists performed a choreographed routine that at one point featured Nottet lying on the stage floor.
At the end of the show, Belgium was announced as having finished in the top ten and subsequently qualifying for the grand final.
As part of this press conference, the qualifying artists took part in a draw to determine which half of the grand final they would subsequently participate in.
This draw was done in the order the countries were announced during the semi-final. Belgium was drawn to compete in the first half. Belgium was subsequently placed to perform in position 13, following the entry from Australia and before the entry from Austria.
At the conclusion of the voting, Belgium finished in fourth place with points, making it the most successful result for Belgium in the contest since the nation placed second in Belgium received 12 points, the maximum number of points a country can give to another country, from three countries.
Voting during the three shows consisted of 50 percent public televoting and 50 percent from a jury deliberation. The jury consisted of five music industry professionals who were citizens of the country they represent, with their names published before the contest to ensure transparency.
This jury was asked to judge each contestant based on: In addition, no member of a national jury could be related in any way to any of the competing acts in such a way that they cannot vote impartially and independently.
The individual rankings of each jury member were released shortly after the grand final. Following the release of the full split voting by the EBU after the conclusion of the competition, it was revealed that Belgium had placed fourth with the public televote and fifth with the jury vote in the final.
In the public vote, Belgium scored points, while with the jury vote, Belgium scored points. Below is a breakdown of points awarded to Belgium and awarded by Belgium in the first semi-final and grand final of the contest, and the breakdown of the jury voting and televoting conducted during the two shows: The following five members comprised the Belgian jury: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Belgium in the Eurovision Song Contest. Although she claimed she was 15 years old, she was actually only 13, but was allowed to keep her victory.
Currently the minimum age for participation is 16 and thus Sandra Kim will remain the youngest winner unless the age limit is lowered.
By winning in , Belgium became the last of the French-speaking countries to win the contest, as France, Luxembourg, Monaco and Switzerland all had won at least once before.
Belgium scored an absolute record at the time, with Sandra Kim earning a never seen before amount of points that record remained until , with Ireland scoring points , an average of 9.
Ishtar did the same in , but finished 17th in the first semi-final, failing to qualify for the final. In the Eurovision Song Contest , Belgium participated in the first semi-final on 12 May , however they received just one point which came from Armenia and left them in second-last position.
Dice was internally selected and announced by VRT on 25 November In , the entry for Belgium was Witloof Bay.
For the Eurovision Song Contest , they choose year-old singer Iris but decided to let the public choose what song she would sing to represent Belgium.
Bellarosa made it into the final and finished in 12th place. In , VRT organized a national final again  and 30 participants were selected to enter the castings.
Axel Hirsoux won the national final, with more than 50 percent of the televotes and four times out of 7 international juries the maximum of 12 points from the international juries.
He represented Belgium with his song Rhythm Inside in the first semi-final of the competition. He managed to qualify and came second with points.
It was the best result for Belgium since and it was the highest amount of points ever awarded to Belgium.
It was also the first time ever that an entry who finished fourth scored over points. On 26 May VRT confirmed that it would use Eurosong again as the national final for the competition.
This time the show only had 5 participants. Eurosong would span over 3 shows, but only in the last show could people vote for the entry who would represent Belgium at the Eurovision Song Contest Laura Tesoro performed last at the second semi-final on 12 May , and qualified for the final by finishing in third place on points.
In the final on 14 May , she performed first and placed tenth on points. It will be the fifth consecutive year that the Belgian representative was a former "The Voice" contestant, Laura Tesoro appeared on the Flemish version "The Voice van Vlaanderen".
It was leaked the night before, on 7 March , through Spotify. Competing in the first half of the first semi-final on 9 May , Blanche qualified for the final on 13 May and performed in the second half of the show, finishing in fourth place.
The only other decade where Belgium achieved this, was the s. She finished 12th with 91 points in the first semi-final.
Whilst Jean-Pierre Hautier has provided the French language commentary every year since the Contest. Prior to , the Belgian entry was performed without orchestral accompaniment in and Fud Leclerc performing " Ma petite chatte " at Hilversum Xandee performing " 1 Life " at Istanbul Ishtar performing " O Julissi " at Belgrade Tom Dice at Oslo Axel Hirsoux performing " Mother " at Copenhagen Blanche performing " City Lights " at Kiev Sennek performing " A Matter of Time " at Lisbon From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The official Eurovision site lists all the other songs as being placed second.
In addition from , the top ten countries who were not members of the big four did not have to compete in the semi-finals the following year.