BTRC has revealed the full results of the international vote they held before the national selection for Eurovision 2019.
The Belarusian broadcaster has revealed the results of voting that they organised ahead of the national selection on Thursday evening. BTRC asked a number of people associated with Eurovision including the French Head of Delegation and vocal coach Alex Panayi to vote on all the acts.
The results saw ZENA who went on to win the Belarusian selection, also top the international vote. The results were as follows:
- ZENA – 108 points
- BLGN ft. Mirex – 101 points
- Michael Soul – 76 points
- Alyona Gorbachova – 76 points
- Eva Kogan – 73 points
- NAPOLI – 69 points
- KeySi – 68 points
- Sebastian Roos – 63 points
- Aura – 47 points
- PROvokatsiya – 41 points
ZENA won the Belarusian national selection with the song “Like It”, she scored a total of 69 out of a maximum 70 points from the jury. The winner of the selection was entirely determined by jury voting with BTRC opting to drop the public televote.
Belarus debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2004 and has made it to the final on five occasions. Belarus’ best result in the contest came in 2007 when Dmitry Koldun finished 6th in the final with a total of 145 points. In total Belarus has qualified for the Eurovision final five times in fifteen attempts.