Eurovision Song Contest 2011 Semi-Final (1)

Since 2008, two Semi-Finals have been held to decide which countries will participate in the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest. The first Semi-Final of the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest was held on Tuesday 10th May.

The voting during the show

Citizens of each participating country voted by telephone and SMS. Professional juries also voted. Each country's 10 favourites (combination of public and jury) were awarded 1 to 8, 10 and 12 points based on the number of votes. The top 10 countries qualified for the Grand Final.

The United Kingdom and Spain broadcast and voted in this Semi-Final.

Facts & Figures

Date

Tuesday 10 May 2011

Location

Fortuna Düsseldorf Arena, Düsseldorf, Germany

Qualifiers

Broadcaster

NDR

Hosts

Anke Engelke, Judith Rakers, Stefan Raab

Executive Producer

Ralf Quibeldey, Thomas Schreiber

EBU Scrutineer

Jon Ola Sand

The Participants

# Representing country Performer(s) Song title, writer(s) and composer(s) Points Place
01 Poland
Flag of PolandTVP
Magdalena Tul Jestem
Magdalena Tul
018 19
02 Norway
Flag of NorwayNRK
Stella Mwangi Haba Haba
Big City/Beyond51 Stella Mwangi
030 17
03 Albania
Flag of AlbaniaRTSH
Aurela Gaçe Feel The Passion
Shpetim Saraci Sokol Marsi
047 14
04 Armenia
Flag of ArmeniaARMTV
Emmy Boom Boom
Hayk Harutyunyan, Hayk Hovhann... Sosi Khanikyan
054 12
05 Turkey
Flag of TurkeyTRT
Yüksek Sadakat Live It Up
Kutlu Özmakinaci Ergün Arsal
047 13
06 Serbia
Flag of SerbiaRTS
Nina Čaroban
Kristina Kovač
067 08
07 Russia
Flag of RussiaC1R
Alexej Vorobjov Get You
Alexej Vorobjov, RedOne, AJ Ju...
064 09
08 Switzerland
Flag of SwitzerlandSRG SSR idée suisse
Anna Rossinelli In Love For A While
David Klein
055 10
09 Georgia
Flag of GeorgiaGPB
Eldrine One More Day
DJ BE$$ DJ Rock, Mikheil Chelidze
074 06
10 Finland
Flag of FinlandYLE
Paradise Oskar Da Da Dam
Axel Ehnström
103 03
11 Malta
Flag of MaltaPBS
Glen Vella One Life
Paul Giordimaina Fleur Balzan
054 11
12 San Marino
Flag of San MarinoSMRTV
Senit Stand By
Radiosa Romani
034 16
13 Croatia
Flag of CroatiaHRT
Daria Celebrate
Boris Djurdjevic Boris Djurdjevic & Marina Mudr...
041 15
14 Iceland
Flag of IcelandRÚV
Sjonni's Friends Coming Home
Sjonni Brink Thorunn Clausen and Sjonni Brink
100 04
15 Hungary
Flag of HungaryMTV
Kati Wolf What About My Dreams?
Viktor Rakonczai, Gergő Rácz Péter Geszti, Johnny K. Palmer
072 07
16 Portugal
Flag of PortugalRTP
Homens Da Luta Luta É Alegria
Vasco Duarte Jel
022 18
17 Lithuania
Flag of LithuaniaLRT
Evelina Sašenko C'est Ma Vie
Paulius Zdanavičius Andrius Kairys
081 05
18 Azerbaijan
Flag of Azerbaijanİctimai
Ell/Nikki Running Scared
Stefan Örn (Razor Boy Music P... Stefan Örn (Razor Boy Music P...
122 02
19 Greece
Flag of GreeceERT
Loucas Yiorkas feat. Stereo Mike Watch My Dance
Giannis Christodoulopoulos Eleana Vrachali
133 01

Scoreboard

Participant Albania Armenia Azerbaijan Croatia Finland Georgia Greece Hungary Iceland Lithuania Malta Norway Poland Portugal Russia San Marino Serbia Spain Switzerland Turkey United Kingdom Points Place
Poland Poland
44235 18 19
Norway Norway
1118104122 30 17
Albania Albania
27124868 47 14
Armenia Armenia
884728737 54 12
Turkey Turkey
12123221051 47 13
Serbia Serbia
212753376143212 67 8
Russia Russia
3125535333543163 64 9
Switzerland Switzerland
326866635262 55 10
Georgia Georgia
881101128552410 74 6
Finland Finland
63361271210812341016 103 3
Malta Malta
677462121252 54 11
San Marino San Marino
85611265 34 16
Croatia Croatia
741121412 41 15
Iceland Iceland
210612810410381287 100 4
Hungary Hungary
61257151010610 72 7
Portugal Portugal
421843 22 18
Lithuania Lithuania
42104528126715312 81 5
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
51051277810108710511124 122 2
Greece Greece
101010847104517126677748 133 1