Eurovision 2020 In Memoriam

The 7 Best (And Weirdest) Songs That We Will Miss

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Duncan Lawrence performing “Arcade” in 2019
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1 — Lithuania

Song: “On Fire” by The Roop

Selected Lyrics:

The heat is getting higher
I feel that I’m on fire

Music Video:

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2 — Sweden

The Song: “Move” by The Mamas

Selected Lyrics:

Even when the rain is falling
Even when you hit the bottom
I’ll be there
I’ll be there

Music Video:

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3 — Iceland

The Song: “Think About Things” by Daði og Gagnamagnið

Selected Lyrics:

Baby, I can’t wait to know
What do you think about things?
Believe me, I will always be there

Music Video:

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4 — Switzerland

The Song: “Répondez-moi” by Gjon’s Tears

Selected lyrics:

J’donne ma langue au chat / Répondez-moi

I give up / Answer me

Music Video:

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5 — Armenia

The Song: “Chains on You” by Athena Manoukian

Selected Lyrics:

I ain’t no lyin’, I’m tryin’, I’m flyin’, no buyin’
And I know I’m gonna make it to the top

Music Video:

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6 — Russia

The Song: “Uno” by Little Big

Selected Lyrics:

Uno, uno, uno (uno), dos (dos), cuatro (cuatro)
Uno, dos, tres, cuatro, cinco, seis

Music Video:

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7 — Israel

The Song: “Feker Libi” by Eden Alene

Selected Lyrics:

ፍቅር ልቤ
Tonight is our story
We celebrate the glory
We have no shame

Music Video:

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