The results of Za Evrosong are now in full. Andrea to go to Turin but questions remain

For those of you that have not been following the musical Test Match that is Sanremo, another song for Turin got sorted out tonight ( 4th Feb), the North Macedonian one.   After a conflict with the times (sources were one hour out!), we finally all tuned in at the appointed hour to see…well… six songs of dubious quality (one of which, Superman, is all about “boy power” and makes you feel a bit ikkie)

After some jury scores, which were based on rankings and not points, so the highest you could score was “1”, and the Televote, the result was as below.

Song Performer(s) Jury Televote Total Psn
Flying to Berlin Ris Flower 5 6 11 6
Love and light Kaly 6 10 16 3
Flower of sorrow Lara 10 5 15 5
Dreams Yon Idy 7 7 14 4
Circles Andrea 12 8 20 1
Superman Viktor Apostolovsk 8 12 20 2

 

And so we had a tie with 20 points at the top of the scoreboard.  Viktor scored three times as many televotes as Andrea and yet Andrea won because she had a better jury score.  Something is not right with this result methinks.

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
3 Comments
Newest
Oldest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
trackback
Phil's Eurovision Countdown 2022 - Part 28 - North Macedonia - OnEurope
2 months ago

[…] this point, let’s gloss over the North Macedonian national final and the fact that the juries gave this the nod over the other song because, frankly, it would just […]

trackback
WRS scores Romanian Eurovision tickets to Turin - OnEurope
3 months ago

[…] Zdob și Zdub & Frații Advahov, representing Moldova; Vladana, representing Montenegro; Andrea, representing North Macedonia; Ronela Hajati, representing Albania; We Are Domi, representing the Czech Republic; and Stefan, […]

trackback
What a super weekend that was!! - OnEurope
4 months ago

[…] strangers to controversy, the Macedonian’s came up with a tie for the win on Friday night which was resolved, bizarrely, by the jury scores – something not right there […]