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First semi-final of song Contest best viewed semi-final in years

The first semi-final of the Eurovision song Contest on NPO1 is Tuesday, by almost a million and a half people watched. That is an increase of almost half a million viewers compared to last year.

In 2018, looked at 1.1 million people to the first semi-final of the liedjesfestijn. The year before, noted Foundation for sight examination of 1.4 million viewers.

In 2016, there were, however, nearly three million Douwe Bob Holland had to represent. A year earlier saw 3.3 million people how to Trijntje Oosterhuis in the first semi-final was off with her song Walk Along.

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The netherlands on Thursday in the second semi-final

In the Israeli Tel Aviv seized Tuesday night, ten of the seventeen countries a place in the final. Greece, belarus, Serbia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Estonia, the Czech republic, Australia, Iceland, San Marino and Slovenia are coming Saturday, all in the final.

The netherlands is Thursday, by Duncan Laurence in the second semi-final represented. The chances are that he doorstoot to the finals is great, because at the bookmakers, he is already weeks in the first place.

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NOS Journaal best viewed

The NOS Journaal 20: 00 pm, it was with more than a million viewers, the best watched programme of Tuesday night, followed by the song Contest and the NOS Journaal of 18.00.

Also the preview of the first semi-final, On the way to the Eurovision song Contest on NPO1, did well. With more than 900,000 viewers on the fifth place.

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