The Ukrainian national final for the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 was held tonight. Vasyl Lazarovich performed all five songs and at the end of the voting, it was decided that he will perform I love you in Oslo. The song was written by Brandon Stone and Olga Yarynich.
- I love you – 14 points
- Shine of your star – 8 points
I know – 8 points
- Adrenalin – 3 points
Don't wanna lose you – 3 points
esctoday.com poll results
The esctoday.com poll voters did not agree with the choice. I love you finished third in the poll with 18.1% of the votes. Poll winning song Adrenalin (42.0%) finished equal last in the national final.
esctoday.com national final awards 2010
The 2010 esctoday.com National Final Awards will be held between April and May, which means between the national final season and the Eurovision Song Contest. We will repeat the same format with two rounds for nominations which was used this year – you can read how it works here. However, this time the individual polls for each country will always be held right after the national final, when the entries are still fresh. You can vote for your favourite performance not to qualify in the Ukrainian national final here and for your favourite song not to qualify here.
In 2009, Ukraine was represented by Svetlana Loboda, who finished sixth in the second semi final and twelfth in the final with her song Be my Valentine! (Anti-crisis girl). In 2010, the country will compete in the second semi final of the Eurovision Song Contest on 27th May.