Denmark

#TOKYO20: Eurovision Country Of The Day – Denmark

During the duration of the Paralympic Games, which are been held in Tokyo, we will be taking a look at a different Eurovision country each day. Today we are looking at Denmark’s best Eurovision entry, after they took Silver in the Men’s Table Tennis Class 6 competition.

Denmark have made the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest a total of 44 times. In 1963, when the Contest took place in London, the United Kingdom, Denmark achieved their best position to date with a 1st place. Grethe & Jørgen Ingmann performed “Dansevise”and achieved a total of 42 points.

Video: YouTube/eurovisionfrancetube

In 2000, when the Contest took place in Stockholm, Sweden, Denmark achieved another 1st place. The Olsen Brothers performed “Fly on the Wings of Love” and achieved a total of 195 points.

Video: YouTube/Brødrene Olsen – Olsen Brothers

In 2013, when the Contest took place in Malmo, Sweden, Denmark achieved another 1st place. Emmelie de Forest performed “Only Teardrops” and achieved a total of 281 points.

Video: YouTube/EBU

Let us know what you think about our 2020 Tokyo Paralympics coverage – either in the comments below or on our FACEBOOK and TWITTER pages.

Author: Richard Taylor

Source: Eurovision Ireland

Tell Us What You Think!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s