Eurovision Song Contest 2019: Semi-Finals First Rehearsals

Next week it will be Eurovision Week; on Tuesday 14 May 2019 the first semi-final will take place; and on Thursday 16 May 2019, the second semi-final will take place; then, to top it all off, on Saturday 18 May 2019, the Grand Final will take place and the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 will be crowned. So, as you might have guessed from the title of this article, the rehearsals have begun. The Eurovision Song Contest’s official YouTube Channel has been releasing snippet videos of the first rehearsals. For your ease, we have combined them all in this one article, just for you.

Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Semi-Finals First Rehearsals

Semi-Final 1:

Cyprus: Tamta – Replay

Montenegro: D mol – Heaven

Finland: Darude Feat. Sebastian Rejman – Look Away

Poland: Tulia – Fire Of Love (Pali sie)

Slovenia: Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl – Sebi

Czech Republic: Lake Malawi – Friend Of A Friend

Hungary: Joci Pápai – Az én apám

Belarus: ZENA – Like It

Serbia: Nevena Božovic – Kruna

Belgium: Eliot – Wake Up

Georgia: Oto Nemsadze – Keep On Going

Australia: Kate Miller-Heidke – Zero Gravity

Iceland: Hatari – Hatrið mun sigra

Estonia: Victor Crone – Storm

Portugal: Conan Osiris – Telemóveis

Greece: Katerine Duska – Better Love

San Marino: Serhat – Say Na Na Na

Semi-Final 2

Armenia: Srbuk – Walking Out

Ireland: Sarah McTernan – 22

Moldova: Anna Odobescu – Stay

Switzerland: Luca Hänni – She Got Me

Latvia: Carousel – That Night

Romania: Ester Peony – On A Sunday

Denmark: Leonora – Love Is Forever

Sweden: John Lundvik – Too Late For Love

Austria: PÆNDA – Limits

Croatia: Roko – The Dream

Malta: Michela – Chameleon

Lithuania: Jurij Veklenko – Run With The Lions

Russia: Sergey Lazarev – Scream

Albania: Jonida Maliqi – Ktheju tokës

Norway: KEiiNO – Spirit In The Sky

The Netherlands: Duncan Laurence – Arcade

North Macedonia: Tamara Todevska – Proud

Azerbaijan: Chingiz – Truth

Look out for our upcoming article on the Big Five & the Host Country first rehearsals in the next couple of days. All six are already a part of the Grand Final, and so their rehearsals are on different days to those of the Semi-Final acts.

We truly believe that staging will play an important role this year, yet again.

Tell us all your thoughts on the first rehearsals of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 on Twitter @CelebMix.

Written by Jonathan Currinn

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