It was a fifth place for the Frenchman and the song “If I Were sorry” in the Eurovision Song Contest. But the artist is said to be happy anyway.
“We are incredibly happy with a top five placement and moreover we top the download charts. We celebrate in a double sense, “writes Frans spokesperson Tove Blum in a text message to Aftonbladet.
The day after the final was Frenchman finished third on the iTunes list of most popular songs and on Spotify was” If I Were sorry “recorded 33 million times. Winning song “1944″ with Jamala from Ukraine had only recorded about 560 000 times.