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Own Asiavision Song Contest 14
OASC14.png
Dates
Semi-final 1 date 7 March 2017
Semi-final 2 date 15 March 2017
Final date 29 March 2017
Host
Venue Stadium Negara
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Broadcaster MTB
Participants
Entries 45
Debuting Flag of Bahrain.svg Bahrain
Flag of Kuwait.svg Kuwait
Flag of Oman.svg Oman
Flag of Solomon Islands.svg Solomon Islands
Returning Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh
Flag of East Timor.svg East Timor
Flag of Macau.svg Macau
Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia
Flag of Myanmar.svg Myanmar
Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal
Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine
Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia
Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan
Withdrawing Flag of Cambodia.svg Cambodia
Flag of Iran.svg Iran
Voting
System Each country awardes 12, 10, 8-1 points to their 10 favourite songs
Winner Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine
"Kerosene"
Own Asiavision Song Contest
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Own Asiavision Song Contest 14, often referred to as OASC #14, is the 14th edition of Own Asiavision Song Contest. The contest took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, following country's victory in the 13th edition with the song "I Dare You" performed by Jess Lee. This is the first time that Malaysia hosted the contest.

Forty-four countries confirmed their participation in the 14th edition. The contest saw the return of Bangladesh, East Timor, Macau, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Tajikistan. Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman also made their debut appearance in this edition. Unfortunately, Cambodia and Iran decided to withdraw. 

The winner was Palestine with the song "Kerosene" by Roisin El Cherif which scored 158 points, winning by a margin of 12 points in front of China. The podium was completed by New Zealand, which finished on the third place. Malaysia, the host country placed 4th.

Location[]

For more details on the host country, see Malaysia.

Host City[]

Own Asiavision Song Contest 14 is located in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur
Location of the host city.

Kuala Lumpur officially the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, or more commonly KL, is the national capital of Malaysia as well as its largest city. The only alpha world city in Malaysia, it covers an area of 243 km2 and has an estimated population of 1.73 million as of 2016. Greater Kuala Lumpur, also known as the Klang Valley, is an urban agglomeration of 7.25 million people as of 2017. It is among the fastest growing metropolitan regions in South-East Asia, in both population and economic development.

Venue[]

Stadium Negara also known as Stadium Tertutup, is located around 2 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur City Centre. The stadium, which has 10,000 permanent seats, is fully air conditioned and is capable of housing many different events, including sports events and concerts.

The construction of the stadium began in 1960 and the stadium was officially opened on 10 April 1962, making it the first indoor stadium in Malaysia.

Format[]

Semi-final Allocation Draw[]

The draw to determine the allocation of the participating countries into their respective semi-finals took place took place on 15 February 2017. The participating countries, excluding the automatic finalists, have been split into six pots, based on voting patterns from the previous editions. The pots were calculated and are as follows:

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3
Pot 4 Pot 5 Pot 6

From these pots, 19 countries were allocated to compete in the first semi-final and 20 in the second semifinal. The host country, Malaysia will vote in the first semi-final. The countries from the big five will vote as follow: India and Indonesia in the first semifinal, while Singapore, South Korea and Uzbekistan in the second semifinal.

Participating countries[]

Semi-final 1[]

Nineteen countries participated in the first semi-final. India, Indonesia and Malaysia also voted in this semi-final.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam Toc Tien "Tell Me Why" 9 80
02 Flag of Bhutan.svg Bhutan Kezang Dorji "Nga Gi Bey Tsu" 18 10
03 Flag of Solomon Islands.svg Solomon Islands Rosie Delmah "Tangi ia Koe" 5 99
04 Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh Xefer "Judge" 2 130
05 Flag of Syria.svg Syria Saadi "Bad Seeds" 17 19
06 Flag of Philippines.svg Philippines 4th Impact "Unleash the Diva" 11 70
07 Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan SaMira "Bud' ryadom" 6 97
08 Flag of Brunei.svg Brunei Neff Aslee "Juliet" 16 22
09 Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine Roisin El Cherif "Kerosene" 1 131
10 Flag of Bahrain.svg Bahrain Ala Ghawas "Veteran" 19 7
11 Flag of Macau.svg Macau Elisa Chan "Mohei" 12 67
12 Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar Hatim Ammor feat. Fahad Al Kubaissi "Tarti 3alleti" 14 38
13 Flag of Maldives.svg Maldives Laisha, Shalabee & Ishan "Dhaan Manzilah" 15 25
14 Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia Uka "Margaashiin nar luu khamt ayalakh uu?" 7 90
15 Flag of Turkmenistan.svg Turkmenistan Jeyhun Atajykow feat. Wildstar "Dalije" 13 46
16 Flag of Australia.svg Australia Say Lou Lou "Everything We Touch" 3 129
17 Flag of Taiwan.svg Taiwan Angela Zhang "Bu haipa" 8 83
18 Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Theia "Roam" 4 119
19 Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan Jeedesh "Janym" 10 72

Semi-final 2[]

Twenty countries participated in the second semi-final. Singapore, South Korea and Uzbekistan also voted in this semi-final.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Flag of Japan.svg Japan One Ok Rock "Mighty Long Fall" 6 99
02 Flag of Kuwait.svg Kuwait Humood "Kun Anta" 13 58
03 Flag of Myanmar.svg Myanmar Ni Ni Khin Zaw "Thit Sar Ma Pyat Kyay" 16 36
04 Flag of Jordan.svg Jordan Ferras feat. Raja Kumari "Medicine" 1 117
05 Flag of Fiji.svg Fiji Brooke Fraser "Betty" 18 24
06 Flag of Afghanistan.svg Afghanistan Aryana "Bi Aaghosh-e Tu" 7 93
07 Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal Priyanka Karki "Swatantra" 14 47
08 Flag of Laos.svg Laos Kai Overdance "Jao Sao Lin La Kon Dai Leo" 17 33
09 Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia Qusai "Arab World Unite" 20 15
10 Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq Rahma Riad "Bosa" 8 88
11 Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan Abdullah Qureshi "Intezaar" 15 39
12 Flag of Yemen.svg Yemen Dana International "Loca" 12 58
13 Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg Papua New Guinea Megan Washington "Yellow & Blue" 9 79
14 Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand Kratae feat. Waii "Wiang (Nuat Hai Num)" 4 109
15 Flag of East Timor.svg East Timor Jessica Mauboy "To the End of the Earth" 10 79
16 Flag of North Korea.svg North Korea Lancifer, Louis Cole & Miss Kim "Surfin' in the DPRK" 5 107
17 Flag of United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates Gayathri "Champion of Broken Hearts" 3 113
18 Flag of China.svg China Meng Jia "Drip" 2 114
19 Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka Sara Sukurani "When Nightsky Falls" 11 64
20 Flag of Oman.svg Oman Sham "Miss You" 19 20

Final[]

Twenty-six countries participated in the final, with all 45 participating countries eligible to vote.

Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
01 Flag of Afghanistan.svg Afghanistan Aryana "Bi Aaghosh-e Tu" 22 62
02 Flag of China.svg China Meng Jia "Drip" 2 146
03 Flag of United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates Gayathri "Champion of Broken Hearts" 5 139
04 Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan Shohrux Mirzo feat. Dilso'z "Mana yana" 19 72
05 Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan SaMira "Bud' ryadom" 7 129
06 Flag of North Korea.svg North Korea Lancifer, Louis Cole & Miss Kim "Surfin' in the DPRK" 8 126
07 Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Theia "Roam" 3 142
08 Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand Kratae feat. Waii "Wiang (Nuat Hai Num)" 17 78
09 Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore Inch "Mousedeer" 13 101
10 Flag of Taiwan.svg Taiwan Angela Zhang "Bu haipa" 16 79
11 Flag of India.svg India DJ Bravo, Ankit Tiwari & Harshi Mad "Jaeger Bomb" 15 90
12 Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg Papua New Guinea Megan Washington "Yellow & Blue" 23 59
13 Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine Roisin El Cherif "Kerosene" 1 158
14 Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia Uka "Margaashiin nar luu khamt ayalakh uu?" 6 132
15 Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq Rahma Riad "Bosa" 24 59
16 Flag of Indonesia.svg Indonesia Young Magic "Lucien" 21 66
17 Flag of South Korea.svg South Korea I.O.I "Whatta Man (Good Man)" 26 51
18 Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan Jeedesh "Janym" 25 58
19 Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh Xefer "Judge" 9 125
20 Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia Nik Qistina "Young Hearts" 4 139
21 Flag of East Timor.svg East Timor Jessica Mauboy "To the End of the Earth" 18 76
22 Flag of Japan.svg Japan One Ok Rock "Mighty Long Fall" 11 122
23 Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam Toc Tien "Tell Me Why" 14 99
24 Flag of Solomon Islands.svg Solomon Islands Rosie Delmah "Tangi ia Koe" 20 70
25 Flag of Australia.svg Australia Say Lou Lou "Everything We Touch" 10 122
26 Flag of Jordan.svg Jordan Ferras feat. Raja Kumari "Medicine" 12 110

Other countries[]

Eligibility for potential participation in the Own Asiavision Song Contest requires a national broadcaster with active OABU membership that would be able to broadcast the contest. As in every edition, an invitation to all the members have been sent in order to confirm whether they will participate or not. The following list of countries declined stating their reasons as shown below.

  • Flag of Cambodia.svg Cambodia: CTN announced Cambodia's withdrawal, citing a lack of interest.
  • Flag of Hong Kong.svg Hong Kong: RTHK announced, on 6 February 2017, that the country would not be returning this edition.
  • Flag of Iran.svg Iran: NIRT announced Iran's withdrawal without a reason given.

See also[]