In Spain a total of 5,449,000 viewers watched La 1, as Miki competed in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019.
Just under 5.5 million viewers watched in Spain as Miki represented his nation at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. The show recorded an average audience of 5,449,000 viewers, with a peak of 7,208,000 viewers during Miki’s performance. Interest in the competition was down by 1.75 million viewers compared to 2018, however is a solid audience for Spain at the competition.
Eurovision 2019 viewing figures in Spain were as follows:
- Semi-Final One – 527,000 viewers
- Semi-Final Two – 489,000 viewers
- Grand Final – 5,449,000 viewers
Miki represented Spain at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 with the song “La venda”. The singer ended the night in 22nd place with a total of 60 points.
Who is Miki?
Miki, whose full name is Miguel Núñez Pozo, is representing Spain at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Tel Aviv. He participated in Operación Triunfo, where he finished 6th in the semi-finals of the competition.
He was one of the thirteen singers selected to take part in the Spanish national final from the show. He had two songs qualify for the final of the contest; “Nadie se salva” and “La venda”. It was with “La venda” that he was selected as the Spanish participant.
Source: Eurovision Spain
Spain debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1961 and has competed annually since. Spain has won the contest on two occasions the first being in 1968 and the second time in 1969. 1969 is the only year where more than one song has won the contest. The 1969 contest saw a four-way tie between Spain, France, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands. Since 2000 Spain has only managed to finish in the top 10 on five occasions, the last time being in 2014 with Ruth Lorenzo. However, the country has finished 20th or below on ten occasions, the worst placement being 26th in 2017.