Oh wow, this was a very special semi-final. For the first time since 2019, the ESC happened again, with live audience, a thrilling and exciting evening with 16 entries has written history. We haven’t seen such a great semi-final for years, high technical quality, extremely good singers and songs and an overwhelming crowd in the Ahoy Arena.
The ten finalists from the first semi-final are:
What an exciting evening has enthused the Europeans, after all the months of lockdown. Life has come back and the Eurovision Song Contest has been shining brighter as never before. It’s such a good sign that the music of the ESC 2021 will be listened all around Europe and show a lot of diversity and courage. In the press conference the ten finalists will also draw their field, first or second half, where they will be performing on Saturday night.