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Biggest ever changes to Eurovision Song Contest’s voting

Biggest ever changes to Eurovision Song Contest’s voting

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This year’s Eurovision Song Contest will have new voting rules, the organiser announced on Thursday. Instead of combining jury votes in one go, votes will be split, with each country being awarded a set of points separately, in the up-coming contest. Then, public votes will be tallied, and the score of each song will be calculated and announced at the very end. A video explainer of how the new voting system will work. This is the biggest change to the voting in the Eurovision Song Contest since 1975. The same voting system will be used in the semi-finals as well. “All competitions are enhanced by creating a dramatic finish.” Eurovision Song Contest Producer, Christer Björkman, said. For several years, the audience has known the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest