Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final

8:00pm Saturday 26 May on BBC ONE

Graham Norton commentates for BBC One and BBC One HD and Ken Bruce commentates for BBC Radio 2 as 26 countries (out of the original 42) compete for the coveted title of the Eurovision Song Contest winner 2012.

From each of the two semi-finals, ten countries have qualified. Meanwhile, the big five – France, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom and Italy – and host country Azerbaijan have automatically qualified to take part in the Grand Final.

Engelbert Humperdinck will be flying the flag for the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest tonight as he opens this year’s spectacular event with his soaring ballad Love Will Set You Free’.

Viewers will once again be part of the Eurovision Song Contest experience via the red button. Red button users will be able to sing along to the lyrics of all 26 finalists songs, both in English and the original language. Viewers will also be able to share their comments and thoughts on this year’s grand final.

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