Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest 2007

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Eurovision Song Contest 2007
Country Cyprus
National selection
Selection processInternal Selection
Selection date(s)February 23, 2007
Selected entrantEvridiki
Selected song"Comme Ci, Comme Ça"
Finals performance
Semi-final resultFailed to qualify (15th, 65 points)
Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄2006 2007 2008►

Cyprus and Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation (CyBC) chose Evridiki as the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 participant using an internal selection.[1] 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".[2] Currently, the song is recorded in the Greek, French, and English language.[3] 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.[4]

Evridiki performed as third in the semi-final on May 10, 2007, but did not manage to qualify for the final.

At Eurovision[edit]

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[edit]

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Information on Evridiki and Dimitris Korgialas being selected". Ellinikos FM ‹See Tfd›(in Greek)
  2. ^ "Ευρυδίκη 4 Eurovision!". MAD TV. 2007-01-27. Archived from the original on 2012-02-25. Retrieved 2008-07-26.
  3. ^ Floras, Stella (2007-01-30). "Cyprus: The press conference". ESCToday. Retrieved 2008-07-26.
  4. ^ Kasapoglou, Yiorgos (2007-02-08). "Cyprus: Song presentation and guests". ESCToday. Retrieved 2008-08-17.

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