While watching the ever-fluid betting odds, fans became excited by seeing her rise to third of the 43 Eurovision contestants and there were even talks of her netting Australia's first win.
Eurovision hopeful SuRie says representing the United Kingdom is "a dream".
In an interview ahead of tonight's show, Netta admitted that the attention has been "embarrassing" for her.
Which makes it all the better that we know Ireland is the tenth and final name to be called out, and when they do.
The performance earned Ireland a place in the finals - and sparked an outpouring of love on social media.
He will now go on to the final on Saturday 12 May.
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As one of the so-called "big five" that give the most funding to the contest, the United Kingdom gets an automatic pass to the final along with four other countries and host nation Portugal.
While sometimes Semi-Final commentators have to travel back home to see the Grand Final on television, Rylan has the opportunity to stay in Lisbon.
As O'Shaughnessy's ballad, Together was accompanied by two male dancers acting out the romantic story of a couple about the end of a love affaiR. Last year's winners Portugal also do not have to qualify via the semis.
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The second semi-final will take place on Thursday when another ten finalists will be chosen.
On the eve of the contest the European broadcasting Union, which is the organizer of "Eurovision", has changed the rules of podschitivala national jury.
That said, she's no stranger to Eurovision: on the contrary, she has featured in the contest twice already.
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Ireland was up against it on the night, having been included in the first semi-final, dubbed the group of death.