The second semi-final of the Eurovision song Contest on NPO1 on Thursday by more than three million people viewed it. This was the singing competition in Israel, the best viewed programme of the day.
Last year during the edition in Lisbon, when Waylon on behalf of the Netherlands took part, were more than 2.6 million visitors to the second semi-final. The numbers of Foundation for sight examination shows that a further 1.7 million viewers, closely coordinated on the preview On the road to the song Contest on NPO 1. Also this scored Laurence higher than Waylon, because last year were 1.3 million people to the same aanloopprogramma.
With the more than three million viewers is the number of viewers compared to the first semi-final will be doubled. Tuesday looked a half million people to the first seventeen acts of this edition. Thursday knew in addition to the Netherlands, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, Russia, Norway, Malta, Albania, Northern Macedonia and Azerbaijan to qualify for the final of the Eurovision song Contest.
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Also Jeroen Pauw benefited by his talk show Pauw of the song Contest. To the talk show looked 1.286.000 million viewers. In the programme gave presenter and passing away that profit of Laurence in Tel Aviv next Sunday, an additional broadcast of Pauw is broadcast.
Between everything around the song Contest, scored the NOS Journaal 20: 00 hours solid with 1.748.000 viewers. Thus did the between the song Contest and the program On the road to Contest a place in the top three of the Thursday to enforce.
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