2nd semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 –

Tonight the second semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 will take place from the PalaOlimpico in Turin, Italy. Eighteen countries, including Belgium, will compete for ten places in the final this Saturday.

The broadcast is from 9 p.m. sharp can be followed on, among others, Een and VRT NU, NPO1 and NPO Start, and the YouTube channel of the Eurovision Song Contest. One will broadcast a documentary about our Belgian candidate, Jérémie Makiese, from 8.40 pm. The result should be announced around 11 p.m. and we know if he will play his song Miss You was able to advance to the final. Peter Van de Veire comments on the broadcast for the Flemish viewers, the duo Cornald Maas and Jan Smit for the Dutch.

That result is determined by five-member professional juries and voting viewers per participating country. Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom are also voting tonight. At the end of the live show, the presenters (Laura Pausini, Mika and Alessandro Cattelan) only the ten finalists announced in random order. The detailed result will only be announced after the final.

In addition to the participating songs, there are guest appearances from, among others, The flightthe men’s group that represented Italy in 2015 with Great love.

Tonight’s field of participants, in running order: