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The basics

Full country name
Iceland
Capital
Reykjavik

Facts

First participation
1986 (Icy)
Victories
None
Hosts
None

The basics

Full country name
Iceland
Capital
Reykjavik

Iceland joined the Eurovision Song Contest in 1986.

Iceland is famous for its hot springs, geysers and volcanoes. The majority of the population live in the capital Reykjavik. The Eurovision Song Contest is one of the most watched television programmes of the year in Iceland.

Featured participant

Facts

First participation
1986 (Icy)
Victories
None
Hosts
None
Event
Represented by
Song
PointsRank
Bergen 1986IcyGleðibankinn1916
Brussels 1987Halla MargarétHægt Og Hljótt2816
Dublin 1988BeathovenSókrates2016
Lausanne 1989Daníel Augúst HaraldssonÞað Sem Enginn Sér22
Zagreb 1990StjórninEitt Lag Enn1244
Rome 1991Stefán and EyfiNina2615
Malmö 1992Heart 2 HeartNei Eða Já807
Millstreet 1993Ingaþá Veistu Svarið4213
Dublin 1994SiggaNætur4912
Dublin 1995Bó HalldórssonNúna3115
Oslo 1996Anna MjöllSjúbídú5113
Dublin 1997Paul OscarMinn Hinsti Dans1820
Jerusalem 1999Selma BjörnsdóttirAll Out Of Luck1462
Stockholm 2000Einer Augúst Víðisson en Telma AugústdóttirTell Me!4512
Copenhagen 2001TwoTrickyAngel322
Riga 2003BirgittaOpen Your Heart818
Istanbul 2004JónsiHeaven
Grand Final1619
Kyiv 2005SelmaIf I Had Your Love
Semi-Final5216
Athens 2006Silvia NightCongratulations
Semi-Final6213
Helsinki 2007Eiríkur HaukssonValentine Lost
Semi-Final7713
Belgrade 2008EurobandThis Is My Life
Grand Final6414
Second Semi-Final688
Moscow 2009YohannaIs It True?
First Semi-Final1741
Grand Final2182
Oslo 2010Hera BjörkJe Ne Sais Quoi
Grand Final4119
First Semi-Final1233
Düsseldorf 2011Sjonni's FriendsComing Home
First Semi-Final1004
Grand Final6120
Baku 2012Greta Salóme & JónsiNever Forget
First Semi-Final758
Grand Final4620
Malmö 2013Eythor IngiÉg Á Líf
Grand Final4717
Second Semi-Final726
Copenhagen 2014PollapönkNo Prejudice
First Semi-Final618
Grand Final5815
Vienna 2015Maria OlafsUnbroken
Second Semi-Final1415
Stockholm 2016Greta SalómeHear Them Calling
First Semi-Final5114
Kyiv 2017SvalaPaper
First Semi-Final6015
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