Ireland: Sinead Mulvey & Black Daisy to Eurovision

by Marcus Klier 98 views

Tonight, the Irish national final for the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest was held. Six acts competed and by a jury and televoting, it was decided that Sinead Mulvey & Black Daisy will go to Moscow with the song Et cetera written by Niall Mooney, Jonas Gladnikoff, Daniele Moretti and Christina Schilling.

The complete national final results:

Pl. Performer Cork
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Sligo
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Limerick
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Dublin
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Televote Total
1 Sinead Mulvey & Black Daisy 10 10 10 8 40 78
2 Kristina Zaharova 6 8 8 10 24 56
3 Laura-Jayne Hunter 2 2 4 1 32 41
4 Lee Bradshaw 1 1 2 6 16 26
5 Johnny Brady 4 6 6 4 4 24
6 M.N.A 8 4 1 2 8 23
  • Check out the pictures from the Irish National Final – Eurosong 2009 here.

escoday.com poll results

The esctoday.com poll voters widely agreed with the results. Sinead Mulvey & Black Daisy had finished second in the poll with strong 29.2%. Poll winner Laura-Jayne Hunter finisehd third in the national final.

Ireland was represented in the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest by Dustin the Turkey, who did not qualify from the first semi final with his song Irelande 12 pointes. In 2009, the country will take part in the second semi final on 14th May.

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