FYR Macedonia – After over 4 hours of national final, Macedonia has taken its decision about whom to send to Düsseldorf. Vlatko Illievski was the favourite of both the jury and the televoters. He will represent Macedonia in Germany with his song “Rusinka”. A total of 20 artists had competed for the honour of representing the Balkan country. Vlatko Ilievski, born in 1985, is a Macedonian rock singer. He was the runner-up to be the Macedonian entry for the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest. He previously appeared at Eurovision in 2005 as backing vocals for Martin Vučić.He was previously a member of rock band Morality. He was a student of acting at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Skopje, where he graduated in 2010 with the drama “Anger”.
Here you can see the winning performance:
How would you rate the Macedonian entry by Vlatko Illievski (5 being best):