MX23RW : Monday, May 27 10:23:34| >> :600:1203546:1203546:

Eurovision 2024: Rehearsal audience picks Switzerland as winner

Eurovision 2024: Rehearsal audience picks Switzerland as winner
© Eurovision
Nemo of Sweden is named the winner in an audience poll at the first rehearsal of the Eurovision Song Contest final.

Switzerland triumphed in a flash audience poll at last night's rehearsal for the Eurovision Song Contest grand final.

Heading into tonight at the Malmo Arena, Croatia and Baby Lasagna lead the way as far as the bookies are concerned, with Israel's Eden Golan in second and Swiss entry Nemo in third.

Rehearsals for the final began yesterday afternoon and an audience poll of 3,295 people in the crowd named Nemo their favourite artist with 21.7% of the vote for their song 'The Code'.

Croatia were second with 19.3%, followed by Joost Klein of the Netherlands - now banned from the contest - with 8.5%.

Olly Alexander, representing the United Kingdom, finished in a respectable 12th place out of 26 with 2.4%.

The grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest begins tonight at 8pm UK/9pm CET.

ID:543398:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:collect1256:

Follow us on X/Twitter and like us on Facebook for the latest entertainment news alerts.

Media Mole Low-Price Offer: Get Sky Entertainment, Sky Stream & Netflix for just £19 a month + £0 upfront fee for 18 months!
Prices may change during this period. Ends 23rd May 2024


Click here for more stories about Nemo

Collect / Create New Data
Share this article now:
Nemo for Switzerland at Eurovision 2024
Read Next:
Eurovision 2024: Running order for tonight's second semi-final
>
rhs 2.0
New TV Picks header

Saturday, May 25


Parkinson: BBC Four, 10.40pm
The chat show legend (dead) chats to Kenneth Williams (dead), John Betjeman (dead) and Maggie Smith (alive!)

Doctor Who: iPlayer, from 12am and BBC One, 6.50pm
Ruby and The Doc land in rainy Wales, where the locals are in fear of some ancient legends coming to life

Gladys Knight-Night: BBC Two, from 9.25pm
Three hours of programming dedicated to the Empress of Soul

The 1970s: Those Were the Days: Channel 5, 8.30pm
A look back at what life was like living in the '70s, including the big news items, the fads, the fashion, the music and the must-have items of the day