Yes, a much needed and refreshing change of topic.
I like UK's song and I really don't like Cyprus song, the girl reminds of the lead singer of that US group named Pussycat Dolls whose timbre I found irritating; however she's very beautiful, I'll give her that.
Italy entry this year is an engagé
song from two Italian singer songwriters that revolves around the theme of terrorism and peace, I liked it but I haven't heard it much on the radio:
P.S. Ryan Reynolds just gained my respect