Eurovision 2008 Semi-final 1 Results

Eurovision Song Contest 2008 Semi-final 1

Eurovision Song Contest 2008 Semi-final 1 result: Greece got 156 points and won Semi-final 1 with the song "Secret Combination" performed by Kalomira

Eurovision 2008 Results: Voting & PointsDate: Tuesday 20 May 2008
Location: Belgrade Arena, Belgrade, Serbia
Broadcaster: RTS
Hosts: Jovana Janković & Željko Joksimović
Slogan: Confluence of Sound

Qualification: The best 10 songs qualified for the Grand Final

Voting: 9 best televoting songs + 1 best jury song (which was not among the 9 televoting songs) qualified for the Grand Final. All countries participating in Semi-final 1 voted, along with the pre-qualified countries Germany and Spain

Opening act: Video killed a radio star performance
Interval act: Slobodan Trkulja, Metropole Orkest, Balkanopolis, Novak Djokovic

Did you know... In 2008 Russia won the Grand Final with the song "Believe", but only came third in their semi-final

Did you know... The largest number of nations to take part was 43 in 2008 and 2011

Did you know... There have been five barefoot winners in Eurovision history: Sandie Shaw (1967), Sertab Erener (2003), Dima Bilan (2008), Loreen (2012) and Emmelie De Forest (2013)

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