Estonia: Eesti Laul 2017 voting breakdown released

by Jessica Weaver 2,110 views0

Following Koit Toome & Laura’s victory in last night’s Eesti Laul final, the Estonian national broadcaster ERR has released the voting figures from each of the 3 national selection shows.

The winner of Eesti Laul 2017 was determined over the course of 3 shows which included 2 semi-finals as well as last night’s grand finale.

This year saw changes to the voting process in this year’s Estonian national selection; in the semi-final stage of the competition, the first 4 qualifiers were determined via a 50/50 televote and jury vote, whilst the final qualifier was voted for via a 100% televote.

A similar voting process was seen in last night’s Eesti Laul final; round 1 saw a combined 50/50 televote and jury vote which went on the determine the top 3 of the night, whilst the winner of the selection was decided in round 2 which included a 100% televote.

Voting breakdown

It’s the day after the grand Eesti Laul final and the Estonian national broadcaster has unveiled the full voting breakdown of the 3 selection shows. But how were the votes split?

Semi-final 1

The results below are listed in order of the ranking of each round, with points being listed in brackets.

Round 1

  1. Ivo LinnaSuur loterii (Jury: 61 / Public: 4,244)
  2. Lenna KuurmaaSlingshot (Jury: 74 / Public: 1,912)
  3. Elina BornIn or out (Jury: 85 / Public: 1,780)
  4. Whogaux & Karl-Kristjan feat. MaianHave you now (Jury: 74 / Public: 2,509)
  5. AriadneFeel me now (Jury: 52 / Public: 4,241)
  6. Carl-PhilipEverything but you (Jury: 63 / Public: 726)
  7. Uku SuvisteSupernatural (Jury: 45 / Public: 1,796)
  8. Laura PritsHey kiddo (Jury: 37 / Public: 680)
  9. Leemet OnnoHurricane (Jury: 38 / Public: 599)
  10. Janno Reim & KosmosValan pisaraid (Jury: 43 / Public: 590)

Round 2

  1. AriadneFeel me now (Televote: 8,065)
  2. Uku SuvisteSupernatural (Televote: 2,906)
  3. Carl-PhilipEverything but you (Televote: 1,089)
  4. Janno Reim & KosmosValan pisaraid (Televote: 991)
  5. Leemet OnnoHurricane (Televote: 743)
  6. Laura PritsHey kiddo (Televote: 696)

Semi-final 2

The results below are listed in order of the ranking of each round, with points being listed in brackets.

Round 1

  1. KerliSpirit animal (Jury: 93 / Public: 2,337)
  2. Koit Toome & LauraVerona (Jury: 63 / Public: 5,226)
  3. Rasmus RändveeThis love (Jury: 81 / Public: 2,678)
  4. Liis LemsaluKeep running (Jury: 83 / Public: 2,246)
  5. Daniel LeviAll I need (Jury: 91 / Public: 1,109)
  6. AntsudVihm (Jury: 41 / Public: 1,691)
  7. AngeeliaWe ride with our flow (Jury: 52 / Public: 1,299)
  8. Alvistar Funk AssociationMake love, not war (Jury: 30 / Public: 1,074)
  9. Close To Infinity feat. Ian KarellSounds like home (Jury: 14 / Public: 940)
  10. Almost NaturalElectric (Jury: 24 / Public: 633)

Round 2

  1. Daniel LeviAll I need (Televote: 4,058)
  2. AngeeliaWe ride with our flow (Televote: 2,265)
  3. AntsudVihm (Televote: 2,245)
  4. Close To Infinity feat. Ian KarellSounds like home (Televote: 1,578)
  5. Alvistar Funk AssociationMake love, not war (Televote: 1,305)
  6. Almost NaturalElectric (Televote: 915)

Final

As with the semi-final shows, the final was split into 2 rounds of voting. The results below are listed in order of the ranking of each round, with points being listed in brackets.

Round 1

  1. KerliSpirit animal (Jury: 100 / Public: 14,497)
  2. Koit Toome & LauraVerona (Jury: 60 / Public: 27,759)
  3. Rasmus RändveeThis love (Jury: 77 / Public: 8,617)
  4. Whogaux & Karl-Kristjan feat. MaianHave you now (Jury: 71 / Public: 8,362)
  5. Ivo LinnaSuur loterii (Jury: 57 / Public: 14,002)
  6. AriadneFeel me now (Jury: 55 / Public: 12,325)
  7. Liis LemsaluKeep running (Jury: 62 / Public: 4,880)
  8. Lenna KuurmaaSlingshot (Jury: 62 / Public: 3,422)
  9. Daniel LeviAll I need (Jury: 49 / Public: 3,657)
  10. Elina BornIn or out (Jury: 45 / Public: 3,057)

Round 2

  1. Koit Toome & LauraVerona (Televote: 44,818)
  2. KerliSpirit animal (Televote: 23,901)
  3. Rasmus RändveeThis love (Televote: 11,641)

Although seemingly not the favourite of the national jury, Koit Toome & Laura earned the support of the Estonian public and received 20,000 more votes than the runner-up of the final round of voting.

Estonia will compete in the second half of the second semi-final on the 11 May in a bid to qualify to the grand final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest on the 13 May.

ESCToday is growing and always looks for new members to join our team! Feel free to drop us a line if you're interested! Use the Contact Us page or send us an email at vacancies@esctoday.com!