Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2005

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Eurovision Song Contest 2005
Country  Estonia
National selection
Selection process Eurolaul 2005
Selection date(s) 5 February 2005
Selected entrant Suntribe
Selected song "Let's Get Loud"
Finals performance
Semi-final result Failed to qualify (20th)
Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄2004 2005 2006►

The all-girl group Suntribe represented Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2005 with the song "Let's Get Loud". The Estonian National Final Eurolaul 2005 was held on February 5, 2005 during a television show hosted by Ines & Marko Reikop. The winning song defeated eight others by televote. The song was written and composed by Sven Lõhmus.

The spokesperson who revealed Estonia's votes for other countries was Estonia's 1996 and 1997 entrant Maarja-Liis Ilus.[1]

Final - February 5[edit]

Song Singer Points Place
1 Look in my eyes Sobe 219 9th
2 Break the ties Glow 393 8th
3 Dream in a dream Airi Ojamets 6337 4th
4 11 Deva Deva Dance & Cardinals 6946 3rd
5 Dream Glow 690 7th
6 Have you ever Rebecca Kontus 4164 6th
7 Gotta go Eha Urbsalu 5171 5th
8 Moonwalk Laura 9906 2nd
9 Let's Get Loud Suntribe 10583 1st

At Eurovision[edit]

Points Awarded by Estonia[2][edit]

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

Suntribe[edit]

The winner of the national selection was girl band Suntribe.[3] The original line-up was Mari-Leen Kaselaan, Rebecca Kontus, Laura Põldvere and Jaanika Vilipo. They were later joined by a fifth member, Daana Ots.[citation needed]

Estonia performed in twelfth position in the semi-final of the 2005 Contest which was held in Kyiv, Ukraine on 19 May 2005, but failed to qualify for the grand final after finishing in 20th place.[4] Several members of the band later split to pursue solo careers.[citation needed]

Discography[edit]

Singles

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philips, Roel (2005-05-17). "The 39 spokespersons!". ESCToday. Archived from the original on 2005-12-19. Retrieved 2009-04-28. 
  2. ^ Eurovision Song Contest 2005
  3. ^ "Estonia 2005". European Broadcasting Union. 19 May 2005. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Eurovision Song Contest 2005 Semi-Final". European Broadcasting Union. 22 May 2005. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  5. ^ "Ei Tunne Mind – Single overview". MusicBrainz. Retrieved 11 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Let's Get Loud – Single overview". MusicBrainz. Retrieved 11 August 2012.