SONG CONTEST

Sweden's Cornelia Jakobs through to Saturday's Eurovision final

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  • Cornelia Jakobs and her song “Hold me closer” advanced to the Eurovision Song Contest’s grand final which will be held Saturday in Turin, Italy.

  • "This is so amazing! But I was really nervous," Jakobs said after the results came in.

  • Jakobs is already one of the favorites in this year's competition along with the contributions from Ukraine, Italy, Great Britain and Spain.