Following Australia’s qualification in last night’s second semi final, their entry “We Got Love” by Jessica Mauboy has enjoyed success on iTunes across various countries in Europe. She has had the most chart success from any country from the second semi final.
Currently the song is number 2 in the Australian iTunes Charts but has also now charted in the following countries:
- Sweden – #10
- The Netherlands – #26
- Norway – #41
- Austria – #71
- Spain – #72
- Denmark – #76
- Belgium – #80
- Switzerland – #112
- United Kingdom – #147
- Germany – #154
Australia were one of the 10 countries that qualified for the Grand Final from last night’s second semi final. Jessica Mauboy will be performing 16th in tomorrow’s Grand Final after Denmark and before Finland.
Jessica Mauboy will represent Australia at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal. She was internally selected by Australian broadcaster SBS, and will sing “We Got Love”.
Jessica is no stranger to the Eurovision Song Contest, as she performed on the 2014 stage in Copenhagen as the interval act, where she performed her song “Sea of Flags”. Since 2012, she has also headlined numerous tours, and supported the likes of Beyoncé and Chris Brown.
Source: Eurovision Tracker
Australia debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2015 as part of celebrations marking 60 years of the Eurovision Song Contest. Australia has broadcast the contest since 1983 making it the country which watched the contest for the longest period of time before taking part in the contest. In 2016 Australia was represented by Dami Im with the song “Sound of Silence”. She brought Australia 2nd place in the final scoring 511 points, she was just 23 points away from victory.