Hungary has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 17 times since making its debut in 1994. Hungary attempted to participate in 1993 but failed to qualify from Kvalifikacija za Millstreet, a special qualifying competition set up for seven former Eastern Bloc countries. Hungary’s first contest in 1994 remains its most successful, with Friderika Bayer finishing in fourth place. The country’s only other top five result is András Kállay-Saunders’ fifth-place in 2014. Their other top ten results are Magdi Rúzsa finishing ninth in 2007, ByeAlex tenth in 2013, and Joci Pápai eighth in 2017, giving Hungary a total of five top ten placements.
This Weeks Highlights
Ryan O'ShaughnessySpecial Guest
Ryan O'Shaughnessy is an Irish singer-songwriter and former actor from Loughshinny, Skerries, Dublin. In 2012, he appeared in the inaugurative season of The Voice of Ireland and also took part in sixth series of Britain's Got Talent making it to the final and finishing fifth place. He represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 with the song 'Together' finishing 16th.
|1||Popular||Eric Saade||2011 Sweden|
|2||Mum||Polina Smolova||2006 Belarus|
|3||Unsubstantial Blues||Magdi Ruzsa||2007 Hungary|
|4||Wars For Nothing||Boggie||2015 Hungary|
|5||Sound Of Our Hearts||Compact Disco||2012 Hungary|
|6||Tick – Tock||Mariya Yaremchuk||2014 Ukraine|
|7||Together||Ryan O’Shaughnessy||2018 Ireland|
|8||Coffee||Ryan O’Shaughnessy||2021 Non Contest|
|9||Amsterdam||Maggie Macneal||1980 Netherlands|
|10||Od Nas Zavisi (It Depends On Us)||Karolina||2002 North Macedonia|
|11||Everyway That I Can||Sertab Erener||2003 Turkey|
|12||I Stand||Gabriela Guncikova||2016 Czech Republic|