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Saba won the Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2024 winning her ticket to Eurovision song contest 2024 with Sand. Over 600 submissions were made for the contest and DR also invited directly some acts for the selection. Eventually eight songs were chosen for the final with two voting rounds. Saba won the superfinal thanks to juries even if with televotes she was only third or last.

Saba or Anna Saba Lykke Oehlenschlæger (26) is a newcomer to the pop stardom, but she has already done career as model, singer and in music theater. She and her twin sister were adopted from Ethiopia at the age of 8 months and raised in Denmark. High school drop out the sisters went into teeth whitening business while her sister Andrea also pursued a career in singing and musical theater. Then Andrea got pregnant and Anna replaced her in musical Hair. The rest is history. 

Sand is Saba's debut single and recording. 

So, what do I think? First hearing left no impression but with further listening I have warmed up to this a lot. This is catchy and could be one of the surprises this season.
Our Home Jury also gave this in unison 5 to 8 points securing this is a pretty high final placement.

Saba - Sand
Basim - Johnny
Janus Wiberg - I need your love
Stella - Sign here
Chu Chu - The chase (Zoom zoom)
RoseeLu - Real love
Ublu - Planetary hearts
Aura Dione - Mirrorball of hope


1. Saba - Sand (jury 22 + televote 15) 37
2. Basim - Johnny  (15 + 19) 34
3. Janus Wiberg - I need your love (13 + 16) 29


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