Just days away from the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 also know as Grand Prix Eurovision de la chanson in French and German speaking countries. It is in fact the biggest non-sporting event in the world. The second semi-final is tonight to fill the 10 spots left in the competition. Starting order United Kingdom Engelbert - Love will set you free Hungary Compact Disco - Sound of our hearts Albania Rona Nishliu - Suus Russia Buranowskije Babuschki - Party for everybody Iceland Gréta Salóme & Jónsi - Never forget Cypres Ivi Adamou - La la love ? ? France Anggun - Echo (You and I) Italy Nina Zilli - L'amore è femmina (Out of love) ? ? Azerbaijan Sabina Babayeva - When the music dies Romania Mandinga - Zaleilah Denmark Soluna Samay- Should've known better Greece Eleftheria Elefttheriou - Aphrodisiac ? ? Spain Pastora Soler - Quédate conmigo Germany Roman Lob - Standing still ? ? Ireland Jedward - Waterline ? ? Moldova Pasha Pafeny - Lăutar Several contries did not participate this year. Andorra withdrew from the EBU due to financial problems, Poland focuses on the UEFA EURO 2012 and the London Olympics 2012 and Czech Republic didn't state why they are not particiapating. Morocco, Luxembourg and Monaco are likely to return to the competition in future. Lichtenstein is rumoured to have it's debut soon. Most remarkably is the withdraw from Armenia. Armenia fears possible risks for the competitior and Armenian media representants. This leads to the dark side of this event. There has been much criticism around this ESC due to circumstances of the building of the ESC Arena as well as due to the administration. The BBC aired a 28minute investigative film called Eurovision's dirty secret.