The Grand Final of the 62nd song contest Eurovision, which takes place in Ukraine, kicks off tonight, on May 13 at 21:00 CEST.
26 singers to perform on the stage in Kyiv.
There are 20 finalists. They are the following:
The so-called 'Big Five' — France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom — and the host country. This brings the total number of Grand Final participants to 26.
Rockband O.Torvald performs for Ukraine this year on Eurovision 2017.
Ukrainian singer Jamala brought the ESC to Ukraine after winning in Stockholm in 2016 with the song “1944”.
This will be the second time the contest takes place in Kyiv after the victory of Ruslana in 2004.
The contest consists of two semi-finals on 9 and 11 May and the final on 13 May 2017, with all three live shows hosted by Oleksandr Skichko, Volodymyr Ostapchuk and Timur Miroshnychenko.