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Eurovision Song Contest 2008
Date(s) 20 May 2008
Venue Belgrade Arena,
Belgrade, Serbia
Host(s) Jovana Janković
Željko Joksimović
Voting Method 100% Televoting
Each country awarded
12, 10, 8-1 points to its top 10

The top 9 countries chosen by televoting qualified for the final alongside one wildcard chosen from the remaining countries by the back-up juries.

Semi-final 1 Semi-final 2 Final

Participants

# Country Artist Song Points Place
1 Montenegro Stefan Filipović Zauvijek volim te 23 14th
2 Israel Boaz Mauda The Fire in Your Eyes 104 5th
3 Estonia Kreisiraadio Leto svet 8 18th
4 Moldova Geta Burlacu A Century of Love 36 12th
5 San Marino Miodio Complice 5 19th
6 Belgium Ishtar O Julissi 16 17th
7 Azerbaijan Elnur & Samir Day After Day 96 6th
8 Slovenia Rebeka Dremelj Vrag naj vzame 36 11th
9 Norway Maria Haukaas Storeng Hold On Be Strong 106 4th
10 Poland Isis Gee For Life 42 10th
11 Ireland Dustin the Turkey Irelande Douze Pointe 22 15th
12 Andorra Gisela Casanova 22 16th
13 Bosnia and
Herzegovina
Laka Pokušaj 72 9th
14 Armenia Sirusho Qélé, Qélé 139 2nd
15 Netherlands Hind Your Heart Belongs to Me 27 13th
16 Finland Teräsbetoni Missä miehet ratsastaa 79 8th
17 Romania Nico & Vlad Pe-o margine de lume 94 7th
18 Russia Dima Bilan Believe 135 3rd
19 Greece Kalomira Secret Combination 156 1st

Scoreboard

Country ME IL EE MD SM BE AZ SI NO PL IE AD BA AM NL FI RO RU GR DE ES Total
Montenegro 1 10 12 23
Israel 5 2 7 10 4 10 4 7 5 7 6 10 6 8 5 4 4 104
Estonia 1 7 8
Moldova 5 5 1 6 10 5 4 36
San Marino 2 3 5
Belgium 6 10 16
Azerbaijan 3 5 4 10 5 10 5 8 3 2 4 5 7 10 7 8 96
Slovenia 10 2 2 1 2 10 4 1 2 2 36
Norway 4 6 8 3 7 1 7 2 7 8 10 4 8 5 12 4 7 1 2 106
Poland 10 3 2 12 1 2 3 1 5 3 42
Ireland 1 3 7 4 1 2 1 2 1 22
Andorra 4 3 1 1 1 12 22
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
12 1 6 4 12 12 3 7 8 7 72
Armenia 6 10 2 5 8 12 5 3 12 2 3 6 12 4 5 12 12 10 10 139
Netherlands 1 3 8 2 7 3 3 27
Finland 2 12 8 4 2 3 6 5 6 12 1 4 6 2 6 79
Romania 8 12 6 6 6 6 5 3 7 6 5 3 1 1 8 3 8 94
Russia 8 12 10 7 3 8 7 8 8 4 4 7 12 2 6 8 10 6 5 135
Greece 7 7 5 4 12 10 12 8 4 6 10 5 8 10 8 3 12 6 12 7 156

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