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By Pete Devine

We all have our demons but Saara Aalto, who represents Finland at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, will tell us how to get rid of them.

Her demons are under her bed and in this song 'Monsters' as she describes them, she finally comes to terms with them.

Saara wrote the song with the team behind Måns Zelmerlöw's Eurovision winning song Heroes. 

The stage performance of the song has been created by Brian Friedman, the creative genius behind performances by Beyonce, Cher and Mariah Carey and is certain to do well on the night.

Saara will be familiar to achieved X Factor in the UK in 2016 after she finished runner up and was heaped with praise for her performances from Simon Cowell. 

She is also one of Finland’s major talents after finishing also as runner-up in the TV smash hits The Voice and Finland’s Got Talent.

She was also the voice of Princess Anna in the Finnish version of the global hit movie Frozen. 

Saara has also finished runner-up twice in the Finnish national selections for Eurovision in 2011 with the song Blessed With Love and in 2016 with the tune No Fear.

Previous Years

2017 - Norma John "Blackbird"

2016 - Sandhja "Sing It Away" - Failed to qualify for final

2015 - Pertti Kurikan Nimipaivat "Aina mun pitaa" - Failed to qualify to final

2014 - Softengine "Something Better" - 11th (72 points)

2013 - Krista Siegfrids "Marry Me" - 24th (13 points)

2012 - Pernilla Karlsson "Nar jag blundar" - Failed to qualify to final

2011 - Paradise Oskar "Da Da Dam" - 21st (57 points)

2010 - Kuukuiskaajat "Tyolki ellaa" - Failed to qualify to final

2009 - Waldo's People "Lose Control" - 25th (22 points)

2008 - Terasbetoni "Missa miehat ratsastaa" - 22nd (35 points)

2007 - Hanna Pakarinen "Leave Me Alone" - 17th (53 points)

2006 - Lordi "Hard Rock Hallelujah" - 1st (292 points)

2005 - Geir Ronning "Why?' - Failed to qualify to final

2004 - Jari Sillanpaa "Takes 2 To Tango" - Failed to qualify for final

2003 - Did not take part

2002 - Laura "Addicted To You" - 20th (24 points)

2001 - Did not take part

2000 - Nina Astrom "A Little Bit" - 18th (18 points)

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