The six finalists
1) Hovig - "Stone In A River"
2) Doody - "Magic"
3) Panagiotis Koufogiannis - "Without Your Love"
4) Minus One - "Shine"
5) John Karayiannis - "One Thing I Should Have Done"
6) Charis Savva & Nearchos Evaggelou - "Dila Den Agapo"
Cyprus had six auditions and three shows to pick the winner that will represent Cyprus at Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna. The first six auditions called "Eurovision Song Project" selects the 20 songs that will go through to the next step: "Eurochallenge". Here 10 songs proceded to the next round of Eurochallenge. The six best songs proceeded to the Final held tonight.
The jury in the Final consisted of five experts, including three former Cypriot Eurovision-artists: Elena Patroklou (1991) , Alex Panayi (1995 & 2000) and Despina Olympiou (2013). Tasos Trifonos and Bruno Berberes (Executive Producer of The Voice in France).
Since Cyprus debuted in Eurovision Song Contest in 1981, the country has not yet managed to win in any of the 31 times the country has participated. Since the introduction of the semi-finals in 2004, Cyprus has only qualified for four finals. Best location is three fifth places (1982, 1997, 2004), and the worst is last place in 1986.