Netherlands wins controversial Eurovision Song Contest as the UK drops to the bottom
( CNN) The Netherlands gloried at a contentious Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, making dwelling the entitle in a kitsch competition that received itself dancing around an uncomfortably political spotlight.
“This is to dreaming big. This is to music first, always, ” he said after being confirmed as win — the first winner his country has had since 1975. The united kingdom government, by contrast, slumped to the bottom spot.
The contest likewise featured a recital from American hotshot Madonna, and a crowd-pleasing segment that assured previous wins sing make hymns from the competition’s history.