ESC 1978 – The Participants

ESC 1978 – The Participants

20 countries took part in the 1978 Eurovision Song Contest.

Denmark returned to the competition after more than a decade away, while Turkey also came back for its second attempt.

The 23rd Eurovision Song Contest was held at the Palais des Congrès in Paris, France, on 22 April 1978.

List of participants

Country Artist / Title
1. Ireland Colm “C.T.” Wilkinson – Born To Sing
2. Norway Jahn Teigen – Mil etter mil
3. Italy Ricchi e Poveri – Questo amore
4. Finland Seija Simola – Anna rakkaudelle tilaisuus
5. Portugal Gemini – Dai-li-dou
6. France Joël Prévost – Il y aura toujours des violons
7. Spain José Vélez – Bailemos un vals
8. United Kingdom Co-Co – The Bad Old Days
9. Switzerland Carole Vinci – Vivre
10. Belgium Jean Vallée – L’amour ça fait chanter la vie
11. Netherlands Harmony – ‘t is OK
12. Turkey Nazar – Sevince
13. Germany Ireen Sheer – Feuer
14. Monaco Caline & Olivier Toussaint – Les jardins de Monaco
15. Greece Tania Tsanaklidou – Charlie Chaplin
16. Denmark Mabel – Boom boom
17. Luxembourg Baccara – Parlez-vous français?
18. Israel Izhar Cohen and the Alphabeta – A-ba-ni-bi
19. Austria Springtime – Mrs. Caroline Robinson
20. Sweden Björn Skifs – Det blir alltid värre framåt natten