Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest 2007
|Eurovision Song Contest 2007|
|Selection process||Internal Selection|
|Selection date(s)||February 23, 2007|
|Selected song||"Comme Ci, Comme Ça"|
|Semi-final result||Failed to qualify (15th, 65 points)|
|Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest|
Cyprus and Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation (CyBC) chose Evridiki as the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 participant using an internal selection. The composer of the song is Dimitris Korgialas, with Posidonas Giannopoulos as the lyricist. The song is an Electro-pop dance song titled "Comme Ci, Comme Ça", meaning "So-So". Currently, the song is recorded in the Greek, French, and English language. This is the first Cypriot entry to be sung completely in French.
The song was officially revealed at a special show on February 23, 2007. At the show, titled Cyprus 12 points, the entrants from Poland, Malta, and Belarus performed their songs.
Evridiki performed as third in the semi-final on May 10, 2007, but did not manage to qualify for the final.
Because Cyprus failed to qualify in 2006 Evridiki were forced to compete in the Eurovision semi-final.The Cypriot entry was performed 3rd, following Israel and preceding the Belarus They came 15th with 65 points failing to qualify to the Grand Final.
Points Awarded by Cyprus
|12 points||10 points||8 points||7 points||6 points|
|5 points||4 points||3 points||2 points||1 point|
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