Named artist Fátima Padinha

Her ex-husband Pedro Passos Coelho was Prime Minister of Portugal from 2011 to 2015.

YearCountrySongRole
1982Portugal Bem-bom Named artist artist (Doce)
1978Portugal Dai Li Dou Named artist artist (Gemini)

National final entries

Named artists only.

YearCountrySongRole
1986Portugal Uma balada de amor Named artist artist
1984Portugal O barquinho da esperança Named artist artist (Doce)
1982Portugal Bem bom [Winning song] Named artist artist (Doce)
1981Portugal Ali-Bábá, um homem das Arábias Named artist artist (Doce)
1980Portugal Doce Named artist artist (Doce)
1978Portugal Ano novo é vida nova Named artist artist (Gemini)
1978Portugal O circo e a cidade Named artist artist (Gemini)
1978Portugal Tudo vale a pena Named artist artist (Gemini)
1978Portugal Dai-li dai-li dou [Winning song] Named artist artist (Gemini)
1977Portugal Portugal no coração Named artist artist (Gemini)
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