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Forum Song Contest #31
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Host Ee Tallinn, Estonia
Date September 3, 2011
Entries 39
Winner
Debuting countries Me Montenegro
Returning countries Cy Cyprus
Pt Portugal
Withdrawing countries none
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The Host City Edit

Tallinn is the capital and largest city of Estonia. It is situated on the northern coast of the country, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, 80 km (50 mi) south of Helsinki, in Harju County. From the 13th century until 1918 (and briefly during the Nazi occupation of Estonia from 1941 to 1944), the city was known as Reval. Tallinn occupies an area of 159.2 km2 (61.5 sq mi) and has a population of 444,885. Approximately a third of Estonia's total population lives in Tallinn.

Tallinn's Old Town is one of the best preserved medieval  cities in Europe and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Tallinn is the major political, financial, cultural and educational center of Estonia. Often dubbed the Silicon Valley of Europe, it has the highest number of start-ups per person in Europe and is a birthplace of many international companies, including Skype. The city is to house the headquarters of the European Union's IT agency. Providing to the global cybersecurity it is the home to the NATO Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence. It is ranked as a global city and has been listed among the top 10 digital cities in the world. According to the Global Financial Centres Index Tallinn is the most competitive financial hub in Northern Europe and ranks 42nd internationally. The city was a European Capital of Culture for 2011, along with Turku in Finland.

It retains its walled, cobblestoned Old Town, home to cafes and shops, as well as Kiek in de Kök, a 15th-century defensive tower. Its Gothic Town Hall, built in the 13th century and with a 64m-high tower, sits in historic Tallinn’s main square. St. Nicholas Church is a 13th-century landmark exhibiting ecclesiastical art.

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The VenueEdit

Tallinn's Song Festival Ground

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The Tallinn Song Stage was built in 1959 for the Estonian Song Festival. The stage was meant to hold over 15,000 singers. The total capacity is 75 000. In the northern side of the song stage there is the 42m high fire tower, which is used during the Estonian Song Festivals. It is also opened for the public all year long. The venue hosted such international acts like Metallica, Madonna, The Rolling Stones, Iron Maiden, Michael Jackson, Elton John, Tina Turner etc.

The HostsEdit

Piret Järvis (born 6 February 1984 in Tallinn) is an Estonian singer, guitarist, and songwriter of the popular girl group Vanilla Ninja. Currently she is working as a presenter and a journalist for the Estonian Public Broadcasting.

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Uku Suviste (born June 6, 1982, Võru, Estonia) is an Estonian singer-songwriter, pianist and music producer.As a professional singer he has taken part in many singing contests, concerts, musicals and TV shows. He has worked as a studio engineer and music producer, and produced a number of hit songs for famous Estonian artists. Additionally, he is actively writing and recording his own original music. Beside his strong vocals with a unique timbre he plays many different instruments.

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The ShowEdit

Recap:

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Draw FSC jury Performer Song Place Points
01 Gb United Kingdom One Direction What Makes You Beautiful 1 139
02 Cy Cyprus Ivi Adamou The Queen 19 59
03 Au Australia Zoë Badwi Until You're Over Me 26 32
04 Me Montenegro Nina Žižić Zabranjujem 17 62
05 Nl The Netherlands BYentl Let Me Rule the World 13 83
06 Ba Bosnia and Herzegovina Maya Devojacko Prezime 12 84
07 Ua Ukraine Flashtronica Sunrise 33 19
08 Se Sweden Nicke Borg All Stars 21 57
09 Il Israel Idan Amedi El'aich 6 104
10 Ru Russia Sergey Lazarev Heartbeat 14 77
11 Az Azerbaijan Umman Yeri gorunur 11 87
12 At Austria Papermoon Wake 23 50
13 Tr Turkey Kenan Doğulu Şans Meleğim 25 41
14 Be Belgium Belgian Deejays United Let's Stay Together 36 6
15 Hu Hungary Tolvai Renáta Hagylak menni 4 109
16 Al Albania Evi Reci Dhe jemi te dy 10 95
17 Fr France David Guetta ft. Flo Rida & Nicki Minaj Where Dem Girls At 9 99
18 Tw Taiwan VanNess Wu ft. Ryan Tedder Is This All? 8 100
19 Pt Portugal José Malhoa Morena kuduro 27 31
20 Gr Greece Giannis Vardis Mia anasa 29 28
21 Es Spain La Oreja de Van Gogh La niña que llora en tus fiestas 2 130
22 Bg Bulgaria Alex Jekova The Other Side of the Moon 16 62
23 Ch Switzerland William White Soul Rider 34 17
24 Us USA Matt Nathanson Faster 15 64
25 Hr Croatia Ivan Zak Bolja od Najbolje 31 24
26 Rs Serbia Lepa Brena Metak sa Posvetom 28 28
27 Ro Romania Abigail Maya 18 60
28 Br Brazil Jay Vaquer ft. Maria Gadu Do nada, me jogaram aos leões 39 4
29 Dk Denmark A Friend in London Calling a Friend 5 108
30 Ie Ireland Nightbox Pyramid 22 52
31 Ee Estonia Kali Briis Home Alone 35 16
32 Ca Canada The Midway State Alive 30 26
33 Mk Macedonia Dani Crno na belo 32 20
34 Li Liechtenstein Tactical Nuke War Evolution 39 4
35 De Germany Linda Teodosiu Alive 7 101
36 Si Slovenia Neisha ft. Nermin Puškar Na raskršću sna 20 59
37 No Norway Anine Stang Dominoes 3 124
38 It Italy TI.PI.CAL ft. JOSH Stars 24 45
39 Pl Poland Madox On and On 37 5

The ResultsEdit

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The winnerEdit

One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful

One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful

One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful


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