Results of the second semi-final of the Ukrainian Eurovision selection
After a one-year break, Ukraine is back in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Sweden.
In the second semi-final, nine acts competed, but only three advanced to the grand final on February 21. Finalists were chosen by 50% jury voting and 50% televoting. The three jury members were Konstantin Meladze, Ruslana (Eurovision 2004), and Andrey Danilko well-known as Verka Serduchka (Eurovision 2007).
The qualifiers to the Ukrainian national final were pop duo NuAngels (NeAngely) with the powerful song “Higher,” “We Do Change” performed by Pur:Pur ,and “Love Manifest” by SunSay.
The six entries of the Ukrainian grand final on February 21:
NuAngels / NeAngely – Higher
SunSay – Love Manifest
Pur:Pur – We Do Change
Jamala – 1944
Hardkiss – Helpless
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