Phoenix has been confirmed as the channel that will broadcast both semi finals of the 61st edition of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Commentary for all three shows at this years contest will be provided by veteran commentator Peter Urban. Peter Urban has commentated on every Eurovision Song Contest since 1997 excluding the 2009 contest in Moscow. Germany this year will be voting in the second semi final alongside the United Kingdom and Italy.
The final of the 61st Eurovision Song Contest is being broadcast on ARD.