Eurovision Times Awards 2016 – Every year, the summer is the calm after the storm so it’s the perfect time to resume the “Eurovision Times Awards” to give prizes to the best in every category! After a week in this category, it’s time to announce the winner and hand out the Frida. So who will win?
- Estonia‘s “Play” by Stig Rästa, Vallo Kikas, Fred Krieger
- Italy‘s “No Degree Of Separation” by Francesca Michielin, Federica Abbate, Norma Jean Martine
- Serbia‘s “Goodbye” by Ivana Peters
- Sweden‘s “If I Were Sorry” by Frans Jeppsson Wall, Fredrik Andersson, Michael Saxell, Oscar Fogelström
- Ukraine‘s “1944” by Jamala
And the Frida goes to…
“No Degree Of Separation” was performed by Francesca Michielin. Representing Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, it was written by Francesca Michielin, Federica Abbate & Norma Jean Martine and composed by Fabio Gargiulo, Federica Abbate & Cheope. It finished 16th with 124 points. Nominated six times overall in ET Awards 2016, “Best Lyrics” is its first so far! Congratulations!
You can click here to look at the full recommendations and nominations from last week’s article! There were 42 recommendations for 15 countries in the first round and 146 votes were cashed in an open poll, in exactly one week, among the 5 nominees. The complete detailed results will be announced once all polls are closed so in another week!
You can read the winning lyrics once more here and watch the song: