Australia has made it through to the Eurovision grand final with singer Isaiah Firebrace.
The 17-year-old, who took out season eight of X Factor, advanced through with his performance of Don’t Come Easy in the first round of semi-finals.
Nine other countries also made it into the popular song contest final.
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They include Moldova, Azerbaijan, Greece, Sweden, Portugal, Poland, Armenia, Cyprus and Belgium.
— Eurovision (@Eurovision) May 9, 2017
After his performance, the teen from Moama in the NSW Riverina gave a quick shoutout to Australia.
“Hi everyone back at home I’m thinking about you guys and wow this is incredible,” Firebrace said.
— Sunrise (@sunriseon7) May 9, 2017
The second round of semi-finals will take place from 5am on Friday (AEST).