Dieter Bohlen on the German ESC song: “He deserves a middle place”

Malik Harris ended up in last place at the ESC final in Turin on Saturday evening. Dieter Bohlen has now revealed how he sees the post.

the essentials in brief

  • Dieter Bohlen spoke to the ESC on Instagram.
  • The singer Malik Harris ended up in last place for Germany.
  • According to Bohlen, the 24-year-old would have clearly belonged in the “midfield”.

Dieter Bohlen (68) shared with his followers on Instagram how he rated the final of the Eurovision Song Contest. “It used to be a competition for composers to see who would write the most beautiful number. Of course, that hasn’t been the case for a long time.” Bohlen added that he was “surprised”, the quality “was really good”, there were “a few great numbers”.

Bohlen explained the victory of the band Kalush Orchestra from Ukraine with their song “Stefania”: It was “the first war Grand Prix” and “of course very different”. That’s why “the Ukrainians won, although I’ll be honest: Of course it wasn’t the best number”.

“Cheer up, keep going”

For the German contribution – singer Malik Harris (24) ended up in last place – Bohlen also gives his rating: “That might not have been the best number, but he would have deserved such a middle place.”

The pop titan also believes that “we’re somehow not that popular, we’ll never get more votes”. Bohlen continues: “I think people don’t love the Germans at the moment. No idea why.” In the direction of Malik Harris, Bohlen said: “Cheer up, it goes on.”

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