For the last few years "All Kinds Of Everything" has been looking back at the national selections for Eurovision an choosing the best songs that missed out on getting to the contest, our "ones that got away". For the month of April, we will be looking back at the national finals that built up to the contest in Baku, and choosing thirty songs that can count themselves unlucky not to have made it to Eurovision.
01

COUNTRY: Iceland

SONG: "Hugarró" (Peace Of Mind)

SINGER: Olga Polyakova

RESULT: 3rd in the national final.

02

COUNTRY: Ukraine

SONG: "Lepestok" (Petal)

SINGER: Magni Ásgeirsson

RESULT: 3rd in the national final.

03

COUNTRY: Italy

SONG: "Per Sempre" (Forever)

SINGER: Nina Zilli

RESULT: Competed at the San Remo festival.

04

COUNTRY: Portugal

SONG: "Gracia Plena" (Full Of Grace)

SINGER: Ricardo Soler

RESULT: 4th in the national final.

05

COUNTRY: Russia

SONG: "Back To Her Future"

SINGERS: Dima Bilan & Julia Volkova

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

06

COUNTRY: Romania

SONG: "Sun-ta" (I Hear)

PERFORMERS: Electric Fence

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

07

COUNTRY: Malta

SONG: "Pure"

SINGERS: Claudia Faniello

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

08

COUNTRY: Estonia

SONG: "Oblivion"

SINGERS: Tenfold Rabbit

RESULT: 3rd in the national final.

09

COUNTRY: Switzerland

SONG: "Anima Nuova" (New Soul)

SINGER: Chiara Dubey

RESULT: 3rd in the national final.

10

COUNTRY: Norway

SONG: "Ola Nordman"

PERFORMERS: Plumbo

RESULT: 4th in the national final.

11

COUNTRY: Sweden

SONG: "Amazing"

SINGERS: Danny Saucedo

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

12

COUNTRY: Ireland

SONG: "Here I Am"

SINGERS: Andrew Mann

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

13

COUNTRY: Lithuania

SONG: "Take It Back"

SINGERS: Vytautas feat. Evelina & Bass Arco

RESULT: 3nd in the national final.

14

COUNTRY: Denmark

SONG: "Take Our Hearts"

SINGER: Jesper Nohrsedt

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

15

COUNTRY: Moldova

SONG: "Open Your Eyes"

SINGER: Dara

RESULT: 3nd in the national final.

16

COUNTRY: Germany

SONG: "Quietly"

SINGER: Ornella De Santis

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

17

COUNTRY: Belarus

SONG: "All My Life"

SINGER: Alyona Lanskaya

RESULT: Disqualified after winning the national final.

18

COUNTRY: Netherlands

SONG: "Take Me As I Am"

SINGER: Ivan Peroti

RESULT: 3nd in the  national final.

19

COUNTRY: Albania

SONG: "Ajer"

SINGER: Saimir Braho

RESULT: 3nd in the  national final.

20

COUNTRY: Finland

SONG: "Lasikaupunki"

SINGER: Ville Eetvartti

RESULT: 2nd in the  national final.

21

COUNTRY: Georgia

SONG: "It's My Life"

SINGER: Leo Jee

RESULT: Unknown, as only the winner was announced.

22

COUNTRY: Spain

SONG: "Tu Vida Es Tu Vida"

SINGER: Pastora Soler

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

23

COUNTRY: Austria

SONG: "That's What I Am"

SINGER: Conchita Wurst

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

24

COUNTRY: Bulgaria

SONG: "Chance For Better Live"

SINGER: New 5

RESULT: Tied for 1st  in the national final. 2nd on televote.

25

COUNTRY: Belgium

SONG: "Safety Net"

SINGER: Iris

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

26

COUNTRY: Slovenia

SONG: "Konichiwa"

SINGER: Eva and Nika Prusnik

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

27

COUNTRY: Greece

SONG: "Baby I'm Yours"

SINGER: Dora

RESULT: Unknown as only the winner was announced

28

COUNTRY: Latvia

SONG: "I Want You Back"

SINGER: Samanta Tina & Davids Kalandija

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

29

COUNTRY: Cyprus

SONG: "Call The Police"

SINGER: Ivi Adamou

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.

30

COUNTRY: Hungary

SONG: "Visió" (Vertigo)

SINGER: Caramel

RESULT: 2nd in the national final.