Halfway through the song, dancers Kevin O'Dwyer and Alan McGrath recreated their dance from the now iconic video, causing quite a stir in the audience when they first appeared on the set.
Suddenly, Ireland is called out and the poor man hits the roof. Each nation must vote for their competitors - you can not vote for your own nation. Each voting body (public and national juries) had a 50% stake at the final outcome. The right to host the contest came after Salvador Sobral won the 2017 edition in Kyiv with his song Amar Pelos Dois.
This year, 43 nations send one participant to Lisbon for the 63rd iteration of the contest. However, the full breakdown of the two semi-final events is not going to be unveiled before the Grand Final's conclusion on Saturday.
While Eurovision has been held since 1956 among member countries of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Australia was allowed to participate as a guest entrant in 2015, the 60th edition of the contest.
Since 2005 the country has awarded points to the United Kingdom on only three occasions: in 2009 (six points), in 2011 (four points) and in 2016 (the first year of split voting, with the United Kingdom receiving six points from the Russian jury and none from the Russian public). 200 million people worldwide are expected to watch this year's edition of Eurovision. It's bonkers but it is the best kind of bonkers.
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YOU might expect strained vocal cords or a sprained ankle from Eurovision 2018 rehearsals.
It comes after Jessica told Stellar magazine that she still gets nervous before taking to the stage. It's a big, powerful ballad with big drumbeats and a catchy chorus about how love is great and should inspire us to not give up.
"It's a very cultural and traditional thing which we Australians have been watching for many years, holding our breath to one day possibly be a part of it", she said.
He is only the second Czech to reach the final of the competition. Both semi-finals will be rebroadcast in primetime at 7:30pm.
Pop star Madonna was previous year among a growing number of foreign residents in Portugal, among them movie stars like Monica Belucci and Michael Fassbender.