During the show, Lena received an only one award for "Best National Video" for her first single from same titled album, "Stardust".
In a second round of voting, Meyer-Landrut was chosen as Germany's entry for the 55th Eurovision Song Contest, beating the last remaining contestant, Jennifer Braun.On 18 February 2011, the "Unser Song für Deutschland" final was held and it was decided through televoting that Meyer-Landrut would perform the entry "Taken by a Stranger" in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2011.She also appeared in the opening performance of the show, less than an hour before she came on stage to represent Germany.Germany received a wild card during the running order draw, allowing the German representatives to pick the country's position for the final. Meyer-Landrut arrived one week before the show in Oslo, where she completed five rehearsals of her song "Satellite".Prior to the final, she was considered one of the favourites.Among 4,500 entrants, Meyer-Landrut was picked as one of the 20 contestants for the show.
Asked about her motivation to apply, she stated, "I like to test myself.
"Satellite" was awarded the maximum of 12 points nine times and received points from all but five countries.
In June 2010 in the German dubbed version of the computer-animated film Sammy's Adventures: The Secret Passage, Meyer-Landrut provided the voice for the character originally spoken by Isabelle Fuhrman.
On , Meyer-Landrut performed as part of the interval act during the second semi-finals of the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
She was joined by the last five Eurovision winners from 2007 to 2011 which included Marija Šerifović, Dima Bilan, Alexander Rybak, and Ell & Nikki.
All twelve songs Meyer-Landrut performed during that show were recorded on her second studio album Good News which was released on 8 February 2011.