Georgia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2008

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Eurovision Song Contest 2008
Country  Georgia
National selection
Selection process National Final
Selection date(s) 1 March 2008
Selected entrant Diana Gurtskaya
Selected song "Peace Will Come"
Finals performance
Semi-final result Qualified (5th, 107 points)
Final result 11th, 83 points
Georgia in the Eurovision Song Contest
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The Georgian entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2008 will be chosen through a national final on Saturday 1 March 2008. A total of 12 participants will compete for the Georgian place in the semi-finals of Eurovision.

On 31 December during "Eurovision Year" program of the GPB 12 songs taking part in national Georgian preselection have been presented for the first time as both video clips and live performances. Winner will be determined by televoting during the final concert on March 1.

National final[edit]

The participants for the national final have been announced and their songs can be heard online. Below is a list of all of the participants and the competing songs:

Draw Artist Song Result Place
1 VIVO Life 1.3% 8
2 Aleko Berdzenishvili The Beautiful Girl 1.3% 9
3 Salome Gasviani Share Your Love 32.9% 2
4 Irakli Pirtskhalava Freedom 8.3% 3
5 Diana Gurtskaya Peace Will Come 39.4% 1
6 Salome Korkotashvili Captaine 3.0% 6
7 Teatroni Sakartvelo itsvevs megobrebs 2.3% 7
8 Tika Patsatsia Never Change 4.0% 5
9 3G I'm Free 5.3% 4
10 Tako Gachechiladze Me And My Funky 0.9% 10
11 Tamta Chelidze Give Me Your Love 0.8% 11
12 Guga Aptsiauri Don't Look At Me 0.5% 12

At Eurovision[edit]

Georgia qualified from Semi Final 2 to the Final. In the final they performed in 17th position, behind Denmark and before Ukraine where they picked up 83 points.

Points Awarded by Georgia[1][edit]

Points Awarded to Georgia (Semi-Final 2)
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point
Points Awarded to Georgia (Final)
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Spokesperson[edit]

For the 2008 contest the spokesperson for Georgia was Tika Patsatsia.[2]

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