How did it ac­tu­ally feel to win? Oh, it was over­whelm­ing. I hardly have any mem­o­ries when it comes to spe­cific points be­cause I still can’t ac­tu­ally be­lieve it. What’s been your big­gest high­light over the past year? There were so many spe­cial mo­ments, like meet­ing Ban Ki-moon [UN Gen­eral Sec­re­tary], one of the most im­por­tant peo­ple I think when it comes to so­cial, po­lit­i­cal things and hu­man rights. That was a re­ally im­por­tant mo­ment for me. Also, fin­ish­ing my first solo al­bum was a spe­cial mo­ment. I’ve met re­ally out­stand­ing peo­ple the last year and I was near to a ner­vous break­down when I heard that Cher ac­tu­ally tweeted wish­ing me all the best. Were there any parts of Euro­vi­sion that you didn’t en­joy? No, def­i­nitely not. It was just a great ex­pe­ri­ence in so many dif­fer­ent ways. There’s noth­ing that I’d have done dif­fer­ently or re­gret now. What sort of fan mail do you get to­day? I’ve re­ceived many let­ters and it’s still just over­whelm­ing be­cause I can’t re­ally be­lieve that I, as a sin­gle per­son, am able to in­spire some­one. That’s some­thing that’s not re­ally set­tled.

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