Ireland with 7 wins. See the related question below.
Norway has come last in Eurovision 11 times, the most out of any country.
Amazingly they have won the contest 5 times. They are the fourth most successful country in the history of Eurovision behind Ireland, the UK and France. But they no longer take part.
The United Kingdom have come 2nd in the Eurovision Song Contest on a record 15 occasions to date.
probably England... lol I'm so patriotic....
There are lots of countries who enter Eurovision but have never won the countest. However, Portugal is the country who have entered the contest most without managing to win.
Ireland, who have won it 7 times:1970.1980.1987.1992.1993.1994.1996.Ireland
Norway, 10 times.
Ireland has won it 7 times. Luxembourg, France and the United Kingdom have won 5 times. Sweden and the Netherlands have won 4 times.
A trophy, prize money and the honour of winning. Many go on to further fame, most famously ABBA who won in 1974. The winning country wins the right to host the next Eurovision, although occasionally a different country hosts it.
'its my time' sung by Jade Ewen came fifth in the Eurovision song contest held in Moscow, Russia in 2009. It became the most successful entry in the Eurovision song contest from the UK since 2009. The song itself was written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Diane Warren specifically for Eurovision.
No individual contest has had 52 countries participating, the most was 43 countries at the 2011 contest. However, the paricipating countries vary each year due to reasons specific to individual countries. As of 2013, a total of 51 countries have competed in Eurovision since it began in 1956.
ABBA's winning 1974 entry "Waterloo" is most likely to be the biggest international hit from the Eurovision Song Contest.
Kurt Calleja, after he took part in the eurovision song contest and Joseph Calleja, famous for his opera.
There is a complex voting system where countries are given a set of scores to allocate to the countries that are performing. Each country that performs can award votes to any country except their own. Each country announces their votes one at a time and the country with the most votes at the end wins. There have been variations in exactly how the voting system works since the contest first began in 1956.
Austria won the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, which is the most recent one at the time of updating the answer. The song was called Rise Like A Phoenix, performed by Conchita Wurst, aka Thomas Neuwirth.
You get the honour of having your contest host the next edition! As well most winning artists also go on European wide tours and is a great start for their music career!
Yes. They have won 7 times. See the related question below.
Its Canada hands down no contest.
poor Sirousho could not here her voice because of the people who were cheering her and singing Kele-Kele (her song) so her voice wasn't so well,but at the Final she rocked the show and that year,she was the most popular singer of all countries she also have won many award during the Eurovision song contest in 2009.
they won 7 times the most ever
A poll completed in 2005 found ABBA's 1974 winner "Waterloo" to be the most popular Eurovision Song Contest ever. However, lots of fans of the show will have their own personal favourite too!
Alexander Rybak won Eurovision in 2009 with a record 387 points.
It is very difficult to see because of her long hair but it looks like a military patch, most likely keeping with the Napolian theme for the song Waterloo.
Ireland, with 7 wins as of 2011/2012.