Germany: Emmelie de Forest to perform at USFD

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Emmelie de Forest, who represented Denmark and won at the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest, has confirmed that she will be appearing at the German national final Unser Song für Dänemark.

At the German national final, Emmelie de Forest will perform the official Eurovision 2014 anthem Rainmaker. At the final of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Emmelie de Forest along with all of the 26 Eurovision finalists will perform the anthem at the start of the show. It is important that you stand together and help each other states the reigning Eurovision champion. Talking about her Eurovision experience and her life over the past 12 months, Emmelie commented The Eurovision Song Contest has changed my life completely – for the better […] It’s been a very exciting time, but also really hard and stressful. It’s important that you have good friends.


Last year, Emmelie de Forest was selected to represent Denmark at the Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö with her song Only teardrops. Emmelie was one of the clear favourites amongst the Eurovision fanbase before the contest. At the contest, Emmelie qualified to the grand final where she ended up winning the contest with a total of 281 points.

Only teardrops

Tonight at 20:15 CET, Germany will select their 2014 Eurovision representative via their selection show Unser Song für Dänemark. More details about tonight’s show can be found here.

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