With 74 points, the Hooverphonic finished nineteen after the Eurovision Song Contest final. The Belgian entry got only three points from the crowd. However, Alex Callier indicated that he was satisfied with the performance, although the audience thinks otherwise. But who did our country get the other points?
Lithuania was the most generous points distributor over Belgium, with us having seven points out of that. We received six points from Israel, Slovenia, Ukraine, the Netherlands and France. Remarkably, the last of us did not get any points. Italy and Portugal had five points, followed by Cyprus with four points. We got three points from Poland, Azerbaijan, Greece, Ireland and the Czech Republic. At the very end of the list is the UK, and we get one point from that.
Hooverphonic got only three points from the crowd. “We are still proud of our number. The audience thinks differently, but we are not going to change ourselves or do anything different. Jake sang well, it was the best time,” Alex Callier said afterwards. Garden.