FANDOM


The World Music Contest 53

Contest

The World Music Contest

Edition no.

53

Theme

Free Edition

Participants

37

Date

January 2018

Location

Flag of Belgium Kortrijk

Hosts

Koen & Kris Wauters

Venue

Stadsschouwburg

Winner

Netherlands Netherlands, Chef'Special - In Your Arms

Timeline

◄ TWMC 52 Eurovision Heart TWMC 54 ►

The World Music Contest 53, often referred to as TWMC#53, was the 53th edition of The World Music Contest. This edition held in Kortrijk after Belgium won the previous edition of this contest.

In this edition the top four in each semi-final is qualified directly to the final. The numbers five till eight of the semi-finals have to compete in the VHB-Competition, the second chance competition. The top-5 in this competition is also qualified for the final.

Costa Rica, the number 9 in the first semi-final participated also in the VHB-Competition, because there were 2 disqualifications in the other 2 semi-finals, it dit not qualify. Bosnia & Herzegovina was the best country of the VHB Competition finishing in fifth place in the final, for the second time in a row on the same way.

Winner Belgium was automatically qualified and became last in the final.

Medals Edit

Medal Country
1st Netherlands Netherlands
2nd Greece Greece
3th Latvia Latvia

Final Result Edit

This is the final result of the final in TWMC#53.

Place Country Artist Song Points
1 Netherlands Netherlands Chef'Special In Your Arms 149
2 Greece Greece Nikos Ikonomopoulos Ine Kati Laika 142
3 Latvia Latvia Rodion Gordin ft Katrina Cirule & Rassell Tomorrow 136
4 Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Elvina Bakı 134
5 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia & Herzegovina Dzejla Ramovic Potrazi Me 127
6 Croatia Croatia Mia Bezimeni 127
7 Luxembourg Luxembourg Lotte Auf Beiden Beinen 116
8 Portugal Portugal April Ivy Be Ok 114
9 Taiwan Taiwan Lily Burn 114
10 USA United States Maggie Rogers Alaska 107
11 Ukraine Ukraine PianoBoy  Love 94
12 Italy Italy Thomas Bocchimpani Normalità 93
13 Lithuania Lithuania Radistai DJs Energy 89
14 Russia Russia Varvara Kniga Sudeb 80
15 Germany Germany Glasperlenspiel Ich Bin Ich 77
16 Turkey Turkey Gülçin Ergül My One And Only Love  73
17 Hungary Hungary AWS Te Is Félsz 72
18 Belgium Belgium Jimmy Frey Duw Een Beetje 70

Semi-Final 1 Edit

This are the results from Semi-Final 1 in TWMC#53.

Place Country Artist Song Points
1 Greece Greece Nikos Ikonomopoulos Ine Kati Laika 84
2 USA United States Maggie Rogers Alaska 81
3 Turkey Turkey Gülçin Ergül My One And Only Love  77
4 Ukraine Ukraine PianoBoy  Love 77
5 Germany Germany Glasperlenspiel Ich Bin Ich 69
6 New Zealand New Zealand The Naked And Famous Punching In A Dream 67
7 Estonia Estonia Marten Kuningas Tagurpidi Vaal 63
8 France France Dj Moh Green ft Lynda Time 59
9 Costa Rica Costa Rica Patterns Sunny Days 53
10 Romania Romania Anuryh In My Head 42
11 Serbia Serbia Slobodan Trkulja Prizivanje Kiše 42
12 Argentina Argentina Bersuit Vergarabat Me Voy 40

Semi-Final 2 Edit

This are the results from Semi-Final 2 in TWMC#53.

Place Country Artist Song Points
1 Netherlands Netherlands Chef'Special In Your Arms 75
2 Lithuania Lithuania Radistai DJs Energy 74
3 Portugal Portugal April Ivy Be Ok 67
4 Taiwan Taiwan Lily Burn 58
5 Italy Italy Thomas Bocchimpani Normalità 56
6 Hungary Hungary AWS Te Is Félsz 55
7 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia & Herzegovina Dzejla Ramovic Potrazi Me 52
8 Russia Russia Varvara Kniga Sudeb 51
9 Spain Spain Raoul Million Reasons 46
10 Ecuador Ecuador DJ Kalibro ft Antonella Ponce Love Again 36
DSQ Mexico Mexico JNS Bailando 
DSQ Sweden Sweden Adolphson & Falk Mer Jul

Semi-Final 3 Edit

This are the results from Semi-Final 3 in TWMC#53.

Place Country Artist Song Points
1 Luxembourg Luxembourg Lotte Auf Beiden Beinen 86
2 Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Elvina Bakı 75
3 Croatia Croatia Mia Bezimeni 62
4 Latvia Latvia Rodion Gordin ft Katrina Cirule & Rassell Tomorrow 59
5 Israel Israel Alon Eder & Band  Shir Lema 56
6 Poland Poland Kamil Bednarek Sailing  55
7 Australia Australia Jack River Fool's Gold  55
8 Finland Finland Apulanta Pahempi Toistaan 47
9 Colombia Colombia La Chiva Gantiva ft Speech Thomas Cuero 44
10 Denmark Denmark Tomboy OK2BGAY 31
DSQ Bulgaria Bulgaria Zhana Bergendorff Dokrai 
DSQ Monaco Monaco Kyo Ton Mec

VHB-Competition Edit

This are the results from the VHB-Competition in TWMC#53. This is the second chance competition.

Place Country Artist Song Points
1 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia & Herzegovina Dzejla Ramovic Potrazi Me 127
2 Italy Italy Thomas Bocchimpani Normalità 112
3 Russia Russia Varvara Kniga Sudeb 109
4 Hungary Hungary AWS Te Is Félsz 104
5 Germany Germany Glasperlenspiel Ich Bin Ich 100
6 France France Dj Moh Green ft Lynda Time 92
7 Finland Finland Apulanta Pahempi Toistaan 90
8 Australia Australia Jack River Fool's Gold  80
9 New Zealand New Zealand The Naked And Famous Punching In A Dream 76
10 Costa Rica Costa Rica Patterns Sunny Days 75
11 Estonia Estonia Marten Kuningas Tagurpidi Vaal 61
12 Poland Poland Kamil Bednarek Sailing  40
13 Israel Israel Alon Eder & Band  Shir Lema 36
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.