ESC 1959 – The Participants

ESC 1959 – The Participants

11 countries took part in the 1959 Eurovision Song Contest.

Monaco made its debut and the United Kingdom returned after a one-year break, while Luxembourg decided to withdraw.

The 4th Eurovision Song Contest was held at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in Cannes, France, on 11 March 1959.

List of participants

Country Artist / Title
1. France Jean Philippe – Oui, oui, oui, oui
2. Denmark Birthe Wilke – Uh, jeg ville ønske jeg var dig
3. Italy Domenico Modugno – Piove
4. Monaco Jacques Pills – Mon ami Pierrot
5. Netherlands Teddy Scholten – Een beetje
6. Germany Alice & Ellen Kessler – Heute Abend wollen wir tanzen geh’n
7. Sweden Brita Borg – Augustin
8. Switzerland Christa Williams – Irgendwoher
9. Austria Ferry Graf – Der K und K Kalypso aus Wien
10. United Kingdom Pearl Carr & Teddy Johnson – Sing Little Birdie
11. Belgium Bob Benny – Hou toch van mij