Ukraine concluded their Eurovision 2017 selection this evening with the final which would determine who will succeed Jamala when the nation host the Contest in May. Six acts competed but in the end O. Torvald was triumphant with their song ‘Time’.
Six acts competed in this final show. This was decided by a 50% televote and a 50% jury vote. The jury consisted of last year’s winner Jamala, composer and producer Konstantin Meladze and Andriy Danylko better known as is drag persona Verka Serduchka who represented Ukraine at Eurovision 2007.
Coming second in both the jury and the public vote was O. Torvald, and although they tied on points (10 points a piece) with Tayanna, O. Torvald’s song ‘Time’ was chosen as the winner.
|2||Tayanna||I Love You||6||4||10|
|5||Illaria||Thank You for My Way||4||1||5|
|6||Salto Nazad||O, mamo!||1||3||4|
Check out the winning performance below: