Georgia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2007

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Eurovision Song Contest 2007
Country Georgia
National selection
Selection processArtist
Internal Selection
Song
National Final
Selection date(s)3 March 2007
Selected entrantSopho
Selected song"Visionary Dream"
Finals performance
Semi-final resultQualified (8th, 123 points)
Final result12th, 97 points
Georgia in the Eurovision Song Contest
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Sopho Khalvashi performing Visionary Dream

Georgia made its debut at the Eurovision Song Contest 2007. The Georgian broadcaster announced that the debut entry will be performed by the internally selected singer, Sopho Khalvashi. This decision was made based on a poll which Sopho Khalvashi won with over 60% of the votes. Sopho Khalvashi sang five songs during the national final on 3 March 2007, where televoting and SMS voting on the part of the Georgian audience selected "My Story" for her to sing in Helsinki. The song was written by Beqa Jafaridze and Bibi Kvachadze.

Result of National Final[edit]

Draw Song Televote Place
1 "Tell Me Why" 36% 2
2 "Freedom" 4% 4
3 "My Story" 51% 1
4 "On Adjarian Motives" 5% 3
5 "Fantasy Land" 4% 4

At Eurovision[edit]

Since Georgia was a debut country, they were drawn to compete in the semi final. Here, they drew the 6th position, after Iceland and before Montenegro. They placed 8th place with 123 points in the semi finals, thus qualifying. In the final, they drew drew the 11th position after Greece and before Sweden. Georgia placed 12th in the final with 97 points. They got a 12 from Lithuania

Points awarded by Georgia[edit]

Points awarded to Georgia[edit]

Points awarded to Georgia(semi-final)
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

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