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2009 OverviewHOST COUNTRY: Russia HOST CITY: Moscow HOST VENUE: Olympic Indoor Arena HOST BROADCASTER: Channel One HOST PRESENTERS: Semi Finals: Natalia Vodianova & Andrey Malahov; Grand Final: Ivan Urgant & Alsou Abramova INTERVAL ACTS: SF1 Alexandrov Ensemble feat. t.A.T.u.; SF2 Igor Moiseyev Ensemble; GF FuerzaBruta performance
SEMI-FINAL 1: 12th May SEMI-FINAL 2: 14th May GRAND FINAL: 16th May
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 42
Who Won in 2009?
ARTIST Alexander Rybak
2009 FactsThis contest saw the return of the professional jury's from 2009 the results have been decided by 50% pubic vote and 50% jury.
Widely considered one of the best opening acts for a grand final, Dima Bilan performed with Cirque du Soleil.