Boyband Tie-Break has been elected to represent Austria at the 2004 Eurovision Song Contest. With their song Du bist, they gained 32% of the televotes.
Stefan di Bernardo, Thomas Elzenbaumer and Tommy Pegram, simply Tie-Break, have won song.null.vier and will represent Austria at the Eurovision Song Contest. With Du bist, written by Peter Zimmermann, they gained 32% of the televotes.
Stefan di Bernardo and Thomas Elzenbaumer both participated in the talent show Starmania. Veterans Waterloo & Robinson ended up second with You can change the world.
The final result of the song.null.vier televote:
1. Tie-Break – 32%
2. Waterloo & Robinson – 21%
3. Ide – 10%
4. 5 In Love – 10%
5. Rob Davis – 8%
6. Daniel Duric – 8%
7. Zabine – 5%
8. Elnaz – 3%
9. Andre Leherb – 2%
10. Mizan – 1%
Thanks to Alf Poier's 6th place last year, the best Austrian result in 14 years, Tie-Break is directly qualified to participate in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest on May 15th in Istanbul.
You can listen to a clip of the song on the website of the Austrian broadcaster ORF.