Ovidiu Anton WINS Romanian final

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Not fanfavoriet and ex-songfestivalkandidaat Mihai Traisteriu, but singer Ovidiu Anton has won the Romanian Eurovision ticket for Stockholm.

With the rock song Moment of Silence he defeated in the national final, degree in ‘ Selecția, are five competitors in the race. Anton received more than 6000 votes of the public, which had 100% voting rights in the final. MIHAI, who ten years ago represented the country in the Eurovision song contest, finished in a disappointing second to last place.

The full final results:

#Artiest LiedStemmenPlaats
1FlorenaBehind the Shadows 34913
2Doru Todoruț feat. Irina Baianț The Voice 12356
3Dream Walkers Let It Shine23324
4Vanotek feat. The Code & Georgian I'm Coming Home 47022
5Ovidiu AntonMoment of Silence65851
6M I H A IParadiso21425

Romania, like Belgium, takes part in the second half of the second semifinal, on Thursday 12 May. The country has since 2002 been in the final every year, with the last five years every time Terminal markings in the middle of the standings.

Moment of Silence: