Ok so how did I link the number 8 to a song with came 4th in 2008?
Despite finishing behind Russia, Ukraine and Greece, Armenia actually received the most 12 point scores – from Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Greece, Netherlands, Poland and Russia – a total of 8 douze points!
Winners Russia only managed 7 (Armenia, Belarus, Estonia, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine), 3rd place Greece received 6 (Albania, Cyprus, Germany, Romania, San Marino, United Kingdom) and 2nd place Ukraine only got 1 douze points (from Portugal)!
Armenia: Sirusho – Qele Qele – 4th place in Belgrade with 199 points
Sirusho returned to the Eurovision stage this year, performing a remixed version of Qele Qele at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest held in Yerevan, Armenia.