Denmark's Emmelie De Forest Wins Eurovision Song Contest

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Reuters
Denmark's Emmelie de Forest won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday before an international TV audience of around 125 million, winning the annual competition with a barefoot performance backed by flutes and drums.

De Forest of Denmark celebrates after winning the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo

Denmark's Emmelie de Forest won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday before an international TV audience of around 125 million, winning the annual competition with a barefoot performance backed by flutes and drums.

The 20-year-old won with the song "Only Teardrops", competing against 25 other countries in a final held in Malmo in southern Sweden.