Azerbaijan celebrating victory in the Eurovision Song Contest (UPDATE) (PHOTOSESSION)
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After became aware results of the Eurovision song contest on the streets of Baku began celebrating the victory of the Azerbaijani duo.
Hundreds of Baku citizens gathered in the central square Azadlig with flags, chanting "Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan!", "Eldar! Nigar!".
Azerbaijani duo Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal (Ell / Nikki) with the song "Running Scared" take first place.
The highest score - 12 points took Azerbaijan from Russia, Turkey and Malta.
10 points Azerbaijan took from Ukraine, Greece, Croatia, San Marino, Romania and Moldova.
Winners of Eurovision-2011 took away challenge prize - a crystal microphone to Azerbaijan, and next year's competition will take place in our country.
Duo Nigar Jamal and Eldar Gasimov performed song "Running Scared", written by the authors of the hit Safura - last year's participants in Azerbaijan at the Eurovision.
Eldar Gasimov was born June 4, 1989 in Baku. Since he graduated from music school, piano, and in 2010 with honors - Faculty of International Relations.
Nigar Jamal was born September 7, 1980 in Baku, the singing began at age 5 in the children's ensemble.