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Congratulations: 50 Years of the Eurovision Song Contest
Date 22 October congratulation 2005
Production European Broadcasting Union
Presenters Katrina Leskanich & congragulations Renārs Kaupers
Host Broadcaster DR
Venue Forum Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark
Winning Song Waterloo (Sweden)
Voting system Each country awards 1-8, congratualtions 10, and 12 points to their 10 favourite songs
Number of Songs 14 Songs from Various Years
Interval Act Riverdance & congratullations Ronan Keating
Length 2 hours, 30 minutes

Congratulations: 50 Years of the Eurovision Song congrtulations Contest was a special television program organized by the EBU, which took place on October 22, 2005 congraulations to commemorate 50 years of the Eurovision Song Contest. The show was hosted by cogratulations Katrina Leskanich (of Katrina and the Waves, the winner of the congatulations Eurovision Song Contest 1997) and Renārs Kaupers (of Brainstorm, third place at the Eurovision congratulations Song Contest congratulations baskets 2000). The winning song of Congratulation was Waterloo by the Swedish group, ABBA, wedding congratulations who won the contest in 1974.

A number of broadcasters across Europe submitted proposals to host this event. Initially, baby congratulations the BBC were chosen to host the words of congratulations for a wedding event in Birmingham, but they then announced they did free congratulation cards not want to even broadcast the show. The EBU were also dismayed at the French withdrawal. The blue october congratulations proposal submitted by Denmark's DR was then chosen congratulation and Copenhagen was selected as the host city. In total, thirty broadcasters aired the event.

To coincide with the event, the free congratulation achievement verses EBU released two double-cd congratulations banner albums containing all the winners and favourites throughout the past 50 Years of the contest and also cards congratulations two DVDs with the original Eurovision performances. Those interested were also able to congratulations quotes purchase the Congratulations Box Set containing bot DVDs and CDs.


  • 1 The Songs
  • 2 The animated congratulations Show
  • 3 Results
  • 4 External congratulations greeting cards links

The Songs

Eurovision fans baby congratulations ecards voted online for their sample congratulations letters for new position ten favourite Eurovision songs of all time, and the EBU added four more of their own selection (it congratulations gif was originally assumed that this congratulation cards was to ensure that the Big 4 were represented, but this is new home congratulations unclear as no French entries were chosen). These songs were mostly Eurovision winners, with some second and third place finishers baby congratulations clipart as well.

These songs along congratulation quotes with others were performed on the night (in edited form, usually with congratulations card a middle verse edited out) by special dancers on stage, and a live orchestra, congratulations for english teacher while in the background a tape was shown of the congratulations free animation original performance. In some cases the original singer made an appearance at letter of congratulations the conclusion of the song, these were: Johnny Logan (at the conclusion of Hold Me Now,) the Olsen Brothers, congratulations clip art Dana International, Brotherhood of Man, Sertab Erener, and Amaya, Carlos congratulations letter and José from Mocedades how to say congratulations (out of six members). Greece's 2005 winner, Helena Paparizou performed her song live on stage.

"Poupée De Cire, Poupée De Son"

ITALY congratulations clipart 1958 - "Nel Blu Di congratulations ecards Pinto di Blu (Volare)"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Domenico Modugno
  • Music composed by Domenico Modugno
  • Lyrics written by Franco Migliacci and Domenico Modugno
  • Finished 3rd at Eurovision

LUXEMBOURG sample congratulations letter 1965 - "Poupée De Cire, sample congratulations on your promotion letter Poupée De Son"

  • Performed at Eurovision by France Gall
  • Music and Lyrics by Serge Gainsbourg
  • Finished 1st congratulation quotations at Eurovision


UNITED KINGDOM 1968 - "Congratulations"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Cliff Richard
  • Music and Lyrics congratulations e-card for new grandma by Phil Coulter & Bill congratulations on your new home Martin
  • Finished 2nd at Eurovision

SPAIN 1973 - "Eres Tú"

  • Performed at Eurovision congratulations on your promotion by Mocedades
  • Music and Lyrics by Juan Carlos Calderon
  • Finished 2nd at Eurovision

"Hold Me Now"

SWEDEN congratulations myspace comment 1974 - "Waterloo"

  • Performed at Eurovision by ABBA
  • Music composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus
  • Lyrics written by Stikkan Anderson
  • Finished 1st letter of congratulation advancement at Eurovision

UNITED words of congratulations KINGDOM 1976 - "Save All Your Kisses congratulation ecards For Me"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Brotherhood Of Man
  • Music and Lyrics by Tony Hiller, Lee congratulation email cards Sheridan and Martin Lee
  • Finished 1st at Eurovision

"Every Way That I Can"

IRELAND congratulations balloon 1980 - "What's Another Year?"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Johnny Logan
  • Music and Lyrics by Shay Healy
  • Finished 1st at Eurovision

GERMANY congratulations balloons 1982 - "Ein congratulations helium balloons Bißchen Frieden"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Nicole
  • Music composed by Ralph Siegel
  • Lyrics written by Bernd Meinunger
  • Finished 1st congratulations myspace comments at Eurovision


IRELAND 1987 - "Hold Me Now"

  • Performed at congratulations on church anniversary congratulations on new baby Eurovision by Johnny Logan
  • Music and Lyrics by Sean Sherrard (aka Johnny Logan)
  • Finished 1st at Eurovision

SWITZERLAND engagement congratulations 1988 - "Ne Partez Pas Sans Moi"

  • Performed at free congratulations on your promotion ecards Eurovision by Celine Dion
  • Music composed by Atilla Sereftug
  • Lyrics written by Nella Martinetti
  • Finished 1st at free funny congratulations greeting cards Eurovision

"Ein Bißchen Frieden"

ISRAEL 1998 - "Diva"

  • Performed at wedding congratulations poems Eurovision by Dana International
  • Music composed by Svika writing congratulation message Pik
  • Lyrics written by Yoav Ginai
  • Finished 1st at Eurovision

DENMARK 50th wedding anniversary congratulations 2000 - "Fly On The Wings Of Love"

  • Performed at Eurovision by the animated congratulations clip art Olsen Brothers
  • Music and lyrics by Jorgen Olsen
  • Finished 1st at Eurovision

"Eres Tú"

TURKEY 2003 - "Every Way That I Can"

  • Performed at congratulations blue october Eurovision by Sertab Erener
  • Music composed by Demir Demirkan and Sertab Erener
  • Lyrics written congratulations gifs by Demir Demirkan

Finished 1st at Eurovision

GREECE congratulations gift new business 2005 - "My Number One"

  • Performed at Eurovision by Helena Paparizou
  • Music composed by congratulations gifts Christos Dantis
  • Lyrics written by Natalia Germanou and Christos Dantis
  • Finished 1st congratulations on the new baby boy graphics at Eurovision

The Show

Katrina Leskanich and Renārs Kaupers (before free congratulations ecards the Contest)

The show started with the traditional Eurovision “Te Deum” theme followed by a message free congratulations email cards from Cliff Richard. After a quick montage of all 14 songs, the orchestra begins playing letter of congratulations on retiring “Ding Dinge Dong” (Netherlands 1975), with dancers on stage. "A-ba-ni-bi" (Israel myspace congratulations 1978), "C'est Le Dernier Qui A Parlé" (France 1991), and "Dschinghis Khan" (Germany 1979) are also played retirement congratulations and congratulations email cards accompanied by choreography, which was then followed by “Love Shine A Light” (UK 1997) sung by the co-host, congratulations flowers Katrina Leskanich, who came out with flag engagement congratulations sample holders of all the nations who ever participated in Eurovision.

Throughout the telecast, a myspace congratulations graphics number of highlights segments were presented which showed montages of various Eurovision performances which were either interesting, notable or teacher retirement congratulations unorthodox. There were 6 assortments, which were under the writing sentiments and congratulations categories described by the hosts as 'past winners', 'political, congratulations lyrics daring, larger than life', 'cute men', 'unforgettable interpretation of dance', 'girlpower' and 'close/narrow congratulations myspace graphics second place finishers'. A number of high-profile Eurovision artists returned to help introduce and present the free congratulation business letter sample show, these were: Carola Häggkvist, Massiel, Dana International, Birthe Wilke, Anne-Marie David, free congratulation email cards Sandra Kim, Elisabeth Andreassen, Hanne Krogh, Olsen free congratulations message Brothers, Emilija Kokić, Marie Myriam, Sertab Erener, Cheryl Baker and Lys Assia. Cliff Richard and Nicole gave pre-recorded free wedding congratulations poems messages as they were unable funny wedding congratulations to attend.

Lys Assia, 1956 Winner performs her winning song gifts and collectibles music boxes congratulations in the medley.

During the show, there were graduation congratulations many presentations by various guest artists during the voting and tallying greeting cards funny congratulations fart period. These consisted of the Finnish shouting choir Mieskuoro Huutajat, Riverdance (the 1994 interval act), Ronan Keating (the 1997 co-host), and Johnny Logan, singing myspace congratulations icons his new single When a new baby congratulations cards Woman Loves a Man, as well as an appearance by the Belgian duo baby congratulations gift of 1973, Nicole & Hugo.

There were three medleys, consisting of performances of congratulation glitter myspace past Eurovision songs. The first consisted of : Dana International, singing congratulation letter new career Parlez-vous Francais (originally performed by Baccara for Luxembourg in Eurovision Song Contest 1978); congratulation on new job cards Carola Haggkvist, singing Främling (1983, 3rd place); congratulations for Alsou, singing Solo (2000, 2nd); Fabrizio Faniello, singing Another Summer Night (2001 9th); Marie congratulations free ecards Myriam, singing L'Amour est bleu (originally performed by Vicky Leandros for Luxembourg in 1967); Richard Herrey, singing Let me be the one (originally congratulations i hate you performed by The congratulations myspace glitter codes Shadows for United Kingdom in 1975; and Tomas Thordarson, singing Vi Maler congratulations on a new baby girl Byen Roed (originally performed by Birthe Kjær for Denmark in 1989).

The second congratulations on selection consisted of: Gali Atari, singing Hallelujah (1979, winner); Bobbysocks, singing La Det Swinge (1985, winner); Anne-Marie David, singing Après Toi (originally congratulations on your church anniversary sung by Vicky Leandros for Luxembourg in 1972, congratulations picture winner); Lys Assia, singing Refrain (1956, ecards congratulations baby winner), Sandra Kim singing Non ho l'Eta (originally sung by Gigliola Cinquetti for Italy in 1964, winner) and Bucks Fizz singing how to write a congratulations award Making your Mind myspace graphics congratulations Up (1981).

The final medley was sung by Eimear Quinn, Charlie McGettigan, Jakob Sveistrup sample business letter of congratulations and Linda Martin, the winners of 1996, 1994 and sample business letters congratulations promotion 1992 Eurovision winners, and for Sveistrup, the 2005 Danish representative. All four acted as backup singers during the show.


In two rounds sayings for congratulation cards of voting, the public and juries selected their favorite song. congratulation icons Each country awarded 12, 10, 8, 7, congratulation quote 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1 for their most popular congratulations cards songs, and they were allowed to vote for songs which had represented their country. congratulations engagement sample The top five songs were then congratulations new baby graphics subjected to another round of voting, with the same points system. The following is a list of the final standings.

Second Round congratulations new job Voting
Draw Country Artist Song Location and Year Place Points
1  Italy Domenico Modugno Nel blu congratulations retirement dipinto di blu (Volare) Hilversum 1958, Netherlands 2nd 267
2  Sweden ABBA Waterloo Brighton 1974, United Kingdom 1st 329
3  Ireland Johnny Logan Hold Me congratulations to a teacher at retirement Now Brussels 1987, Belgium 3rd 262
4  United Kingdom Brotherhood of Man Save Your Kisses For email congratulations cards Me The Hague 1976, Netherlands 5th 230
5  Greece Helena Paparizou My Number One Kyiv 2005, Ukraine 4th 245
First Round Voting
Draw Country Artist Song Location and Year Place Points
1  United Kingdom Cliff Richard Congratulations London 1968, how to write congratulations United Kigdom 8th 105
2  Ireland Johnny Logan What's Another Year? The Hague 1980, Netherland 12th 74
3  Israel Dana International Diva Birmingham 1998, letter templates congratulations United Kingdom 13th 39
4  Spain Mocedades Eres tú Luxembourg 1973, Luxembourg 11th 90
5  Germany Nicole Ein Bißchen Frieden Harrogate 1982, sales congratulation business sample letters United Kingdom 7th 106
6  Italy Domenico Modugno Nel blu dipinto di blu (Volare) Hilversum 1958, Netherlands 2nd 200
7  Sweden ABBA Waterloo Brighton 1974, United Kingdom 1st 331
8  Denmark Olsen Brothers Fly On The Wings Of standard letter congratulations Love Stockholm 2000, Sweden 6th 111
9  Luxembourg France Gall Poupée De Cire, Poupée De Son Naples 1965, Italy 14th 37
10  Turkey Sertab Erener Everyway That wedding congratulation cards I Can Riga 2003, Latvia 9th 104
11  Switzerland Celine Dion Ne Partez Pas Sans Moi Dublin 1988, belated congratulations high school Ireland 10th 98
12  Ireland Johnny Logan Hold Me Now Brussels 1987, card congratulation engagement Belgium 3rd 182
13  United Kingdom Brotherhood of Man Save Your Kisses For Me The Hague 1976, Netherlands 5th 154
14  Greece Helena Paparizou My Number congratulation messages One Kyiv 2005, Ukraine 4th 167

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