ESC 1979 – The Participants

ESC 1979 – The Participants

19 countries took part in the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest.

Turkey took a short break from the competition.

The 24th Eurovision Song Contest was held at the International Convention Center in Jerusalem, Israel, on 31 March 1979.

List of participants

Country Artist / Title
1. Portugal Manuela Bravo – Sobe, sobe, balão sobe
2. Italy Matia Bazar – Raggio di luna
3. Denmark Tommy Seebach – Disco tango
4. Ireland Cathal Dunne – Happy Man
5. Finland Katri-Helena – Katson sineen taivaan
6. Monaco Laurent Vaguener – Notre vie c’est la musique
7. Greece Elpida – Socrates
8. Switzerland Peter, Sue & Marc + Pfuri, Gorps & Kniri – Trödler und Co.
9. Germany Dschinghis Khan – Dschinghis Khan
10. Israel Gali Atari & Milk and Honey – Hallelujah
11. France Anne-Marie David – Je suis l’enfant-soleil
12. Belgium Micha Marah – Hey nana
13. Luxembourg Jeane Manson – J’ai déjà vu ça dans tes yeux
14. The Netherlands Xandra – Colorado
15. Sweden Ted Gärdestad – Satellit
16. Norway Anita Skorgan – Oliver
17. United Kingdom Black Lace – Mary Ann
18. Austria Christina Simon – Heute in Jerusalem
19. Spain Betty Missiego – Su canción