Estonia: Koit Toome & Laura wins Eesti Laul 2017 and goes to Kyiv!

by Gil Laufer 3,711 views

The 23rd entry of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest comes from Estonia: it’s Koit Toome & Laura with Verona! After two rounds of voting, Koit Toome & Laura was declared as the big winner with the highest percentage of the votes.

During the show, aired from the Saku Suurhall in Tallinn, a total of ten finalists have performed their entries. A mixture of jury (50%) and televote (50%) decided which three songs will advance to the superfinal.

The full outcome of places 10-4 were revealed and the three qualifiers were announced in random order out of the four remaining entries:

4. Karl-Kristjan & Whogaux feat. MaianHave you now
5. Ivo LinnaSuur lotteri
6. AriadneFeel me now
7. Liis Lemsalu – Keep running
8. Lenna KuurmaaSlingshot
9. Daniel Levi – All I need
10. Elina BornIn or out

Hence, the superfinalists and the final rankings were the following:

  1. Koit Toome & Laura – Verona
  2. Kerli – Spirit animal
  3. Rasmus Rändvee – This love

Koit Toome & Laura will sing Verona at the second half of the second semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, on 11 May.