Finland names its 2022 Eurovision act


The 2022 UMK just finished and Finland has picked The Rasmus to perform in Turin at the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest, with a song called ‘Jezebel’.

The hosts for the show this year were Paula Vesala and Miisa Rotola Pukkila. The final scores were calculated from a 25/75  split between an international jury and viewer voting.

The Rasmus is one of Finland’s most internationally successful groups. Their biggest hit, In the Shadows, broke the 100 million streaming mark on Spotify. The band has released several albums, won numerous music industry awards, and played gigs all over the world. According to the band, Jezebel is a song for strong, independent women, who blaze their own trail.

For YLE, UMK2022 was a ratings hit, with 1.9 million viewers watching – the largest ever audience for the show.

01FinlandThe Rasmus"Jezebel"English
02IsraelMichael Ben David"I.M"English
03SerbiaKonstrakta"In corpore sano"Serbian, Latin
04AzerbaijanNadir Rustamli"Fade to Black"English
05GeorgiaCircus Mircus"Lock Me In"English
06MaltaEmma Muscat"I Am What I Am"English
07San MarinoAchille Lauro"Stripper"Italian, English
08AustraliaSheldon Riley"Not the Same"English
09CyprusAndromache"Ela" (Έλα)English, Greek
10IrelandBrooke"That's Rich"English
11North MacedoniaAndrea"Circles"English
16BelgiumJérémie Makiese"Miss You"English
17SwedenCornelia Jakobs"Hold Me Closer"English
18Czech RepublicWe Are Domi"Lights Off"English