ESC 1997 – The Participants

ESC 1997 – The Participants

25 countries took part in the Eurovision Song Contest 1997 in Dublin.

Italy briefly returned to the fray after a four-year absence, while Israel took a break.

The 42nd Eurovision Song Contest was held in Dublin, Ireland, on 3 May 1997.

List of participants

Country Artist / Title
1. Cyprus Hara & Andreas Konstantinou – Mana mou
2. Turkey Şebnem Paker & Grup Etnic – Dinle
3. Norway Tor Endresen – San Francisco
4. Austria Bettina Soriat – One Step
5. Ireland Marc Roberts – Mysterious Woman
6. Slovenia Tanja Ribic – Zbudi se
7. Switzerland Barbara Berta – Dentro di me
8. The Netherlands Mrs. Einstein – Niemand heeft nog tijd
9. Italy Jalisse – Fiumi di parole
10. Spain Marcos Llunas – Sin rencor
11. Germany Bianca Shomburg – Zeit
12. Poland Anna Maria Jopek – Ale jestem
13. Estonia Maarja – Keelatud maa
14. Bosnia & Herzegovina Alma Čardžić – Goodbye
15. Portugal Célia Lawson – Antes do adeus
16. Sweden Blond – Bara hon älskar mig
17. Greece Marianna Zorba – Horepse
18. Malta Debbie Scerri – Let Me Fly
19. Hungary VIP – Miért kell, hogy elmenj?
20. Russia Alla Pugacheva – Primadonna
21. Denmark Kølig Kaj – Stemmen i mit liv
22. France Fanny – Sentiments songes
23. Croatia ENI – Probudi me
24. United Kingdom Katrina and The Waves – Love Shine A Light
25. Iceland Paul Oscar – Minn hinsti dans