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In pictures: Spain, Finland and Moldova at Eurovision

El Sueno de Morfeo (ESDM) representing Spain performing during theEurovision Song Contest 2013 final.
El Sueno de Morfeo (ESDM) representing Spain performing during theEurovision Song Contest 2013 final. Credit: Jarg Carstensen/DPA/Press Association Images
Singer Krista Siegfrids representing Finland.
Singer Krista Siegfrids representing Finland. Credit: Jarg Carstensen/DPA/Press Association Images
Singer Aliona Moon representing Moldova.
Singer Aliona Moon representing Moldova. Credit: Jarg Carstensen/DPA/Press Association Images

Eurovision calls Bonnie Tyler 'biggest name of night'

The Eurovision Song Contest has hailed UK's entry as Bonnie Tyler takes to the stage.

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And now for what is arguably the biggest name of the night. Bonnie Tyler for the United Kingdom!! #Eurovision #GoodEveningEurope

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Eurovision Song Contest hopefuls perform in finals

The Eurovision Song Contest has begun with artists from France, Germany, Belgium, Finland along with others performing this year in Sweden.

Singer Amandine Bourgeois representing France performing during the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2013. Credit: Joerg Carstensen/DPA
Singer Andrius Pojavis representing Lithuania. Credit: Joerg Carstensen/DPA
Singer Natalie Horler from the band Cascada representing Germany. Credit: Joerg Carstensen/DPA

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The Eurovision Song Contest 2013 kicks off

The Eurovision Song Contest 2013 has begun:

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Friends show support to UK's Eurovision hopeful

The UK's Eurovision hopeful Bonnie Tyler has tweeted a picture of her friends and family showing their support ahead of the contest.

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Bonnie's nephew Chris, his partner John & their friends are showing support in Portugal http://t.co/R6kRNOAEsJ #BelieveInBonnie

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Don't forget to put #BelieveInBonnie on your tweets throughout Eurovision tonight. Let's get Bonnie trending!

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Bonnie with her style team. JJ (Hair), Faye (clothes), Sarah (Make Up). Ready to Rock Malmo! http://t.co/MXquwvMgyw #believeinbonnie

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Eurovision wants to trend on Twitter ahead of final

The Eurovision Song Contest has urged its followers to help it trend on Twitter ahead of tonight's live broadcast final:

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We want to get #Eurovision and #GoodEveningEurope trending all over the world tonight! Are you going to help us???

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Fans are already queuing up outside the arena wearing all colours of the rainbow to get the best spot for the Grand Final! #Eurovision

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