The Second Semi-Final of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest takes place tonight, 8th of May, live from the B&W Hallerne in Copenhagen, Denmark, from 21:00 to 23:00 CET (00.00 Baku time).
Tonight 15 countries will compete for 10 places in the Grand Final. The broadcast will be hosted by Nikolaj Koppel, Pilou Asbæk and Lise Rønne.
The contenders include: Malta: Coming Home sung by Firelight, Israel: Same Heart sung my Mei Finegold, Norway: Silent Storm sung by Carl Espen, Georgia: Three Minutes To Earth sung by The Shin and Mariko, Poland: My S?owianie - We Are Slavic sung by Donatan and Cleo, Austria: Rise Like A Phoenix sung by Conchita Wurst, Lithuania: Attention sung by Vilija Mata?i?nait?, Finland: Something Better sung by Softengine, Ireland: Heartbeat sung by Can-Linn feat Kasey Smith, Belarus: Cheesecake sung by Teo, F.Y.R. Macedonia: To The Sky sung by Tijana, Switzerland: Hunter Of Stars sung by Sebalter, Greece: Rise Up sung by Freaky Fortune feat Riskykidd, Slovenia: Round And Round sung by Tinkara Kova?, Romania: Miracle sung by Paula Seling & OVI.
Professional juries in each of the participating countries, as well as in Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom voted on yesterday's dress rehearsal. They account for 50% of the overall total.
The EBU's televoting partner Digame will merge the points given by the jury and the televoters tonight per individual country. If there is a tie between two or more songs between jury votes and televotes, then the song gaining the most televotes will be ranked higher.