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Eurovision Memories 21, Cardiff

EM 21, Cardiff
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Host city

Cardiff, United Kingdom.png UK

Semifinal 1

25 September

Semifinal 2

26 September

Second Chance

27 September

Final

2 October

Participants

40

Returning countries

Albania.png Albania
Belarus.png Belarus
Estonia.png Estonia
Germany.png Germany
Luxembourg.png Luxembourg
Malta.png Malta
Romania.png Romania
Russia.png Russia
Slovakia.png Slovakia

Withdrawing countries

Austria.png Austria
Azerbaijan.png Azerbaijan
Finland.png Finland
Georgia.png Georgia
Lithuania.png Lithuania
Morocco.png Morocco
Norway.png Norway

The Eurovision Memories 21 was the 21st edition of the Eurovision Memories Song Contest. Following Paloma Faith's win at the 20th edition of EM, the contest was brought back to the United Kingdom but this time to the city of Cardiff in Wales. The two semifinals was held the 25 and 26 September 2012, and the final at 2 October. 40 countries announced it participation.

9 countries qualified directly to the final from both the semifinals, the places 10, 11 and 12 in both semifinals advanced to the 'Second Chance' round there they competed for the 3 last places in the final. The top-3 from the previous edition (UK, Portugal and Croatia) were direct qualified for the final.

The contest was won by the Italian artist Nathalie who also won in EM 06 for Italy, but this time representing San Marino with the song "In Punta di Piedi", which received a total score of 150 points. Second place went to Iceland, third to Romania, fourth to Greece and Ireland taking the 5th place.

Semifinal 1

The United Kingdom and Portugal votes in this semifinal. It differed 2 points between Cyprus and the 12th place.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Vatican City.png Vatican City Gemelli Diversi "Per farti sorridere" 12 60
02 Serbia.png Serbia Elitni Odredi "Ne Koci" 16 44
03 Cyprus.png Cyprus Marietta Fafouti "Kookoobadi" 13 58
04 Turkey.png Turkey Kolpa "Beni Aşka İnandır" 5 79
05 Italy.png Italy Sonohra "L'Amore" 6 77
06 Albania.png Albania Kaltrina Selimi "Hajt" 11 60
07 Sweden.png Sweden Icona Pop "I Love It" 4 81
08 Ireland.png Ireland The Coronas "Mark My Words" 1 103
09 Monaco.png Monaco Natasha St-Pier "Tant Que C'Est Toi" 10 64
10 Moldova.png Moldova Pasha Parfeny "Dorule" 2 98
11 Belgium.png Belgium Lara Fabian "Je T'aime" 8 75
12 Greece.png Greece Demy "Πόσες Χιλιάδες Καλοκαίρια" 3 82
13 Russia.png Russia Vera Brezhneva "Real Life" 17 23
14 Kosovo.png Kosovo Genta Isamjli "Nuk dua tjeter" 15 46
15 North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia Mak Stars "Makedonija" 18 13
16 Slovenia.png Slovenia Maja Keuc "You're a Tree and I'm a Baloon" 14 54
17 Luxembourg.png Luxembourg Nolwenn Leroy "Cassé" 7 76
18 Bulgaria.png Bulgaria Andrea feat. Gabriel Davi "Only You" 9 67

Semifinal 2

The United Kingdom and Croatia voted in this semifinal.

Israel didn't vote and were therefor disqualified.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Malta.png Malta Ira Losco "What I'd Give" 10 64
02 Latvia.png Latvia C-Stones "All You Know" 18 7
03 Ukraine.png Ukraine Polina Gagarina "Net" 4 91
04 Belarus.png Belarus Alyona Lanskaya "All My Life" 17 35
05 San Marino.png San Marino Nathalie "In Punta di Piedi" 1 104
06 Andorra.png Andorra Martin Solveig & Dragonette "Hello" 9 67
07 Iceland.png Iceland Of Monsters and Men "Little Talks" 3 95
08 Armenia.png Armenia Erik "Anirakan" 16 35
09 Denmark.png Denmark Sys Bjerre "Hey Vanessa" 8 73
10 France.png France Yelle "Je Veux Te Voir" 15 36
11 Poland.png Poland Monika Brodka "Varsovie" 13 41
12 Estonia.png Estonia Ines Tule "Tule" 14 37
13 Romania.png Romania Paula Seling "Chiar pot zbura" 6 84
14 Netherlands.png Netherlands The Voice Of Holland "One Thousand Voices" 12 48
15 Slovakia.png Slovakia Kristína Peláková "Life Is A Game" 2 98
16 Hungary.png Hungary Vera Tóth "Nem kell valaki másé" 11 51
17 Germany.png Germany Oceana "Cry Cry" 5 85
18 Israel.png Israel Dana International & Yardena Arazi "When Men Dance" 19 26
19 Spain.png Spain Amaia Montero "Caminando" 7 83

Second Chance

Combined jury and poll results.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Vatican City.png Vatican City Gemelli Diversi "Per farti sorridere" 4 13
02 Albania.png Albania Kaltrina Selimi "Hajt" 6 4
03 Monaco.png Monaco Natasha "Tant Que C'Est Toi" 1 24
04 Malta.png Malta Ira Losco "What I'd Give" 2 20
05 Netherlands.png Netherlands The Voice Of Holland "One Thousand Voices" 3 14
06 Hungary.png Hungary Vera Tóth "Nem kell valaki másé" 5 9

Final

Everybody votes in the final including the non-qualifiers.

Spain, Monaco and Estonia were caught cheating during the voting was open and could therefor be stoped before the results were finished and their points were nulled.

Neither Luxembourg, Russia or Israel voted in the final and were therfor disqualified.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 United Kingdom.png United Kingdom Sam and the Womp "Bom Bom" 16 68
02 Bulgaria.png Bulgaria Andrea feat. Gabriel Davi "Only You" 17 62
03 Greece.png Greece Demy "Πόσες Χιλιάδες Καλοκαίρια" 4 113
04 Denmark.png Denmark Sys Bjerre "Hey Vanessa" 10 94
05 Moldova.png Moldova Pasha Parfeny "Dorule" 14 84
06 San Marino.png San Marino Nathalie "In Punta di Piedi" 1 150
07 Belgium.png Belgium Lara Fabian "Je T'aime" 8 100
08 Portugal.png Portugal Amália Rodrigues "Estranha Forma de Vida" 20 45
09 Germany.png Germany Oceana "Cry Cry" 6 101
10 Turkey.png Turkey Kolpa "Beni Aşka İnandır" 15 81
11 Slovakia.png Slovakia Kristína Peláková "Life Is A Game" 13 88
12 Ireland.png Ireland The Coronas "Mark My Words" 5 108
13 Luxembourg.png Luxembourg Nolwenn Leroy "Cassé" 22 81
14 Monaco.png Monaco Natasha "Tant Que C'Est Toi" 23 0
15 Andorra.png Andorra Martin Solveig & Dragonette "Hello" 21 37
16 Italy.png Italy Sonohra "L'Amore" 7 100
17 Romania.png Romania Paula Seling "Chiar pot zbura" 3 137
18 Netherlands.png Netherlands The Voice Of Holland "One Thousand Voices" 19 47
19 Ukraine.png Ukraine Polina Gagarina "Net" 11 92
20 Malta.png Malta Ira Losco "What I'd Give" 18 57
21 Iceland.png Iceland Of Monsters and Men "Little Talks" 2 141
22 Spain.png Spain Amaia Montero "Caminando" 24 0
23 Croatia.png Croatia Severina & FM Band "Italiana" 9 96
24 Sweden.png Sweden Icona Pop "I Love It" 12 90

12 points

Below is a summary of the maximum 12 points each country awarded to another in the final

N. Recipient nation Nation(s) giving 12 points
5 Iceland Andorra, Croatia, Ireland, San Marino, Sweden
3 Croatia Cyprus, Slovenia, Ukraine
Romania Germany, Italy, Vatican City
San Marino Armenia, Belgium, Portugal
2 Belgium Latvia, Moldova
Germany Greece, Poland
Ireland Denmark, Turkey
Malta Albania, Slovakia
Slovakia Belarus, Romania
United Kingdom Hungary, Kosovo
1 Bulgaria Serbia
Denmark Iceland
Greece Netherlands
Italy Macedonia
Moldova Bulgaria
Netherlands France
Sweden United Kingdom
Ukraine Malta

Scoreboards

Semi-final 1

TBA

Voting results
Total Score Vatican City Serbia Cyprus Turkey Italy Albania Sweden Ireland Monaco Moldova Belgium Greece Russia Kosovo Macedonia Slovenia Luxembourg Bulgaria Portugal United Kingdom
Contestants Vatican City 60 3 6 12 6 8 8 8 4 5
Serbia 44 2 2 2 7 5 5 1 12 8
Cyprus 58 2 5 12 1 4 7 3 7 2 10 5
Turkey 79 5 6 4 6 10 2 10 2 6 5 4 1 7 5 6
Italy 77 8 1 1 7 4 1 4 6 7 7 7 12 8 4
Albania 60 10 10 1 8 4 4 1 12 3 4 3
Sweden 81 12 12 6 10 1 3 2 4 6 7 5 1 12
Ireland 103 7 7 8 12 8 5 10 3 8 6 10 5 7 7
Monaco 64 3 3 7 7 6 1 10 2 4 3 10 3 3 2
Moldova 98 10 5 2 5 3 7 12 12 12 7 3 10 10
Belgium 75 1 4 2 8 10 12 1 10 12 2 12 1
Greece 82 6 8 3 8 7 5 5 8 10 6 6 2 8
Russia 23 4 8 6 1 2 2
Kosovo 46 7 12 5 2 3 1 12 4
FYR Macedonia 13 5 1 6 1
Slovenia 54 6 2 12 3 8 8 1 4 2 8
Luxembourg 76 3 5 10 4 10 12 3 3 5 8 6 7
Bulgaria 67 2 12 4 1 10 4 3 4 6 6 10 5

Semi-final 2

TBA

Voting results
Total Score Malta Latvia Ukraine Belarus San Marino Andorra Iceland Armenia Denmark France Poland Estonia Romania Netherlands Slovkaia Hungary Germany Israel Spain Croatia United Kingdom
Contestants Malta 64 8 4 5 2 5 5 8 2 2 10 8 5
Latvia 7 1 4 2
Ukraine 91 10 8 7 3 1 8 4 4 8 4 4 10 6 2 12
Belarus 35 3 8 6 5 5 2 4 2
San Marino 104 6 12 3 8 7 10 6 2 10 5 12 2 1 12 7 1
Andorra 67 1 12 6 3 6 1 10 10 10 8
Iceland 95 8 6 7 12 12 8 10 8 4 8 12
Armenia 35 2 12 3 1 1 1 7 3 5
Denmark 73 2 1 6 5 12 7 10 5 6 3 6 10
France 36 6 10 5 7 8
Poland 41 3 5 2 1 4 8 1 4 2 6 5
Estonia 37 4 1 3 2 3 10 6 8
Romania 84 10 10 10 2 10 6 7 1 1 6 12 3 6
Netherlands 48 1 8 6 3 10 6 3 7 3 1
Slovakia 98 7 4 6 10 7 7 2 8 6 3 12 7 7 5 7
Hungary 51 4 1 4 4 12 5 12 8 1
Germany 85 7 4 3 5 5 5 12 2 7 7 12 3 10 3
Israel 26 5 2 12 2 1 4
Spain 83 12 5 7 2 12 7 3 4 12 3 8 4 4
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