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08:09 National Triple Play

20:02 Eurovision News

25:03 Special Guest

47:50 Fan Favourite

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Johnny Manuel

Special Guest

Johnny Manuel is an American singer. He has appeared on America’s Got Talent, The Voice Australia and represented Bulgaria as part of Equinox at Eurovision in 2018 with the entry 'Bones'.

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Olsen Brothers

Fan Favourite

Olsen Brothers were a Danish rock/pop music duo, formed by brothers Jørgen and Niels 'Noller' Olsen, both from Odense. They won the Eurovision Song Contest 2000 for Denmark with 'Fly On The Wings of Love'.

Switzerland has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 62 times since making its debut at the first contest in 1956, missing only four contests, in 1995, 1999, 2001 and 2003. It hosted the first contest in 1956 in Lugano, and won it. Switzerland won the contest again in 1988, with the 1989 contest being held in Lausanne. Lys Assia won the first contest in 1956 with the song “Refrain”. She returned to place second in 1958. Switzerland would go on to finish second with Esther Ofarim (1963) and Daniela Simmons (1986) and third with Franca Di Rienzo (1961) and Arlette Zola (1982), before winning the contest for the second time in 1988 with Celine Dion and the song “Ne partez pas sans moi”. Annie Cotton gave the country its 15th top five result in 1993, when she placed third. Since the introduction of the qualifying round in 1993, Switzerland has entered the top ten only four times. Since the introduction of the semi-final round in 2004, Switzerland have failed to reach the final in 11 of 19 contests. Switzerland returned to the top five for the first time in 26 years when Luca Hänni gave the country its 16th top five result by finishing fourth in 2019, followed by their 17th top five finish, when Gjon’s Tears placed third in 2021.

Michael Von Der Heide Switzerland 2010

In 1999, Von der Heide participated in the German national final with the song “Bye Bye Bar”, eventually finishing fifth, and did not go on to represent Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest 1999.
On 18 December 2009, it was announced that Von der Heide will represent Switzerland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 with the song “Il pleut de l’or”. He participated in the second semi-final but finished last in a field of 17 with 2 points and did not qualify to the final.

Track List

1This Is My LifeEuroband2008 Iceland
2We’ve Got The WorldMickey Harte2003 Ireland
3If We All Give A LittleSix4One2006 Switzerland
4Il Pleut De L’OrMichael Von Der Heide2010 Switzerland
5WatergunRemo Forrer2023 Switzerland
6O MieAliona Moon2013 Moldova
7BonesEquinox2018 Bulgaria
8MolotovJohnny Manuel2023 Non Contest
9Lonely SymphonyFrances Ruffelle1994 United Kingdom
10Fly On The Wings Of LoveOlsen Brothers2000 Denmark
11ChameleonMichela2019 Malta
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