Cyprus picks John Karayiannis for Vienna!

John Karayiannis

Eurovision Song Project came to its end on Sunday night in Cyprus. Six acts were competing for the right to represent the country in Vienna. The Cypriot comeback entrant for the 2015 song contest is John Karayiannis!

The decision was in the hands of both, jurors and audience. The jury panel consisted of Elena Patroklou (1991) , Alex Panayi (1995, 2000), Despina Olympiou (2013), Tasos Trifonos and Bruno Berberes.

The participants in running order were:

  1. Hovig- Stone In A River
  2. Doody- Magic
  3. Panagiotis Koufogiannis – Without Your Love
  4. Minus One – Shine
  5. John Karayiannis – One Thing That I Should Have Done
  6. Charis Savva & Nearchos Evaggelou – Dila Den Agapo

The results of the televoting were announced first (see below). Panagiotis Koufogiannis had won the televoting, however, after the jury points were revealed it was clear that John Karayiannis is the winner.

eurovisioncy results

The winning entry can be listened below. Cyprus competes in the second half of the second semi-final.