Eurovision Show

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Show Timeline

07:45 National Triple Play

18:55 Eurovision News

23:44 Special Guest

47:45 Fan Favourite

Ireland has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 55 times since making its debut at the 1965 contest in Naples, missing only two contests since then (1983 and 2002). They have a record total of seven wins, and is the only country to have won three times consecutively. Since the introduction of the qualifying round in 1994, Ireland has won the contest twice. Since the introduction of the semi-final round in 2004, Ireland has failed to reach the final ten times, and has twice finished last in the final, in 2007 and 2013. Ireland’s only top 10 result in the last 15 contests (2007–22) is Jedward’s eighth-place in 2011.

This Weeks Highlights

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Sanna Nielsen

Special Guest

Sanna Viktoria Nielsen is a Swedish singer and television presenter. On her seventh attempt, she won Melodifestivalen in 2014 with the song 'Undo' and so represented Sweden in 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark, finishing in 3rd place overall. Sanna was one of the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 commentators for Sweden and hosted Melodifestivalen 2015 along with comedian Robin Paulsson.

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Bobbysocks

Fan Favourite

Bobbysocks is a Norwegian pop duo consisting of Norwegian Hanne Krogh and Swedish-Norwegian Elisabeth Andreassen. They won the Eurovision Song Contest 1985 with the song 'La det swinge' ('Let it swing').

Lesley Roy 2021 Ireland

In 2019, Roy was chosen to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 with a song she wrote and produced with Robert Marvin, Catt Gravitt and Tom Shapiro. The 2020 competition was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however Roy had a top 20 hit in Ireland reaching number 12 in the homegrown charts. Roy was subsequently chosen again to represent Ireland in the 2021 contest, with a different song, titled “Maps” which charted at number 3 in the Irish home grown chart.

Track List

1ReplayTamta2019 Cyprus
2DisappearNo Angels2008 Germany
3WhenRed Vincent Hurley1976 Ireland
4They Can’t Stop The SpringDervish2007 Ireland
5MapsLesley Roy2021 Ireland
6Lost And FoundEye Cue2018 North Macedonia
7UndoSanna Nielsen2014 Sweden
8Mer än ordSanna Nielsen2022 Non Contest
9Could It BeGeorgina, Paul Giordimeina1991 Malta
10La Det SwingeBobbysocks1985 Norway
11Soldiers Of LoveLighthouse X2016 Denmark
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