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EUROVISION FINALE DRAWS 125 MILLION VIEWERS

May 20, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The finale of the Eurovision 2013 talent contest, staged this year in Malmö, Sweden, attracted an audience of about 125 million. Rarely has the contest launched the career of a new performer (although several used-to-bes regularly are selected as contestants), and it is often roundly lampooned on comedy shows throughout Europe. This year’s winner was […]

125 MILLION WATCH EUROVISION FINALE

May 28, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

An estimated 125 million viewers watched as Sweden’s entry Loreen won the top prize at the annual Eurovision contest Saturday night. Of the 26 finalists, the most recognizable, the U.K.’s Englebert Humperdinck, wound up in 25th place. This year’s telecast originated in Baku, Azerbaijan at the Crystal Hall Arena that reportedly cost $134 million to […]