15 May '11, 1am

In Pictures: Azerbaijan wins their first #Eurovision Song Contest

In Pictures: Azerbaijan wins their first #Eurovision Song Contest

Often cringe-worthy but always watchable, Eurovision is a cherished institution, with 43 nations - including some from outside Europe - competing, then whittled down to 25 for the grand final. 'It's amazing. This competition brings Europe together and brings countries together. This is what I went into music for,' said Lee Ryan, 27, a member of this year's British entry, newly reformed boy band Blue. -- AFP

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