Dublin
1981

Number of participants: 20

Venue: Simmonscourt Pavillion, Royal Dublin Society

Host: Doireann Ní Bhríain

Check the final here.

Eurovision Song Contest 1981 – 04/04/1981

1
Austria
Marty Brem — Wenn Du da bist
(Werner Böhmler)
17th
20
2
Turkey
Modern Folk Trio and Aysegül — Dönme dolap
(Ali Kocatepe)
18th
9
3
Germany
Lena Valaitis — Johnny Blue
(Ralph Siegel/Bernd Meinunger)
2nd
132
4
Luxembourg
Jean-Claude Pascal — C'est peut-être pas l'Amérique
(Sophie Makhno/Jean-Claude Pascal/Jean-Claude Petit)
11th
41
5
Israel
Habibi — Halaylah
(Shuki Levy/Shlomit Aharon/Yuval Dor)
7th
56
6
Denmark
Debbie Cameron and Tommy Seebach — Krøller eller ej
(Tommy Seebach/Keld Heick)
11th
41
7
Yugoslavia
Seid Memić Vajta — Lejla
(Ranko Boban)
15th
35
8
Finland
Riki Sorsa — Reggae OK
(Jim Pembroke/Olli Ojala)
16th
27
9
France
Jean Gabilou — Humanahum
(Jean-Paul Cara/Joe Gracy)
3rd
125
10
Spain
Bacchelli — Y sólo tú
(Amado Jaén)
14th
38
11
Netherlands
Linda Williams — Het is een wonder
(Cees de Wit/Bart van der Laar)
9th
51
12
Ireland
Sheeba — Horoscopes
(Jim Kelly/Joe Burkett)
5th
105
13
Norway
Finn Kalvik — Aldri i livet
(Finn Kalvik)
20th
0
14
United Kingdom
Bucks Fizz — Making your mind up
(Andy Hill/John Danter)
1st
136
15
Portugal
Carlos Paião — Play-back
(Carlos Paião)
18th
9
16
Belgium
Emly Starr — Samson
(Kick Dandy/Giuseppe Marchese/Penny Els)
13th
40
17
Greece
Yiannis Dimitras — Feggari kalokerino
(Yiannis Dimitras/Yiorgos Niarchos)
8th
55
18
Cyprus
Island — Monika
(Doros Georgiadis/Stavros Sideras)
6th
69
19
Switzerland
Peter, Sue & Marc — Io senza tei
(Peter Reber/Nella Martinetti)
4th
121
20
Sweden
Björn Skifs — Fångad i en dröm
(Björn Skifs/Bengt Palmers)
10th
50