First Semi-Final 8 May 2018 Tune in live at 21:00 CEST
Saara Aalto will represent Finland at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Monsters’.
Voting in the Semi-Finals
You can only vote in the Semi-Final your country takes part in. Viewers in Spain, the United Kingdom and Portugal can also vote in the first Semi-Final. Viewers in France, Germany and Italy can also vote in the second Semi-Final.
After all songs have been performed, you can vote for your favourites for ±15 minutes. You can vote by telephone and SMS through the numbers shown on your screen, and via the official app. Rates and legal terms will be shown on screen.
You can vote up to 20 times, but you cannot vote for the country you are voting from.
Televotes make up 50% of the result, the other 50% are being determined by a professional jury in each participating country.
Vote through the official app
The official Eurovision Song Contest app is your ultimate second screen tool during the live shows, available for your iOS, Android and Windows device. You’ll get live information about the participants, shortlist your favourites and vote.
After voting you get a special video message from your favourite contestant. The app also features the latest news, videos and backstage photo galleries, selfie filters and easy access to the songs.
The expert jurors
Performed by Saara Aalto
Written by Saara Aalto, Joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Ki Fitzgerald
Composed by Saara Aalto, Joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Ki Fitzgerald