Named artist Writer Sverre Kjelsberg

1946-2016

YearCountrySongRole
1980Norway Sámiid Ædnan Named artist artist
1980Norway Sámiid Ædnan Writer writer

National final entries

Named artists only.

YearCountrySongRole
1988Norway Åpne døre Named artist artist (with Odd Arvid Eilertsen & Tor)
1980Norway Sámiid Ædnan [Winning song] Named artist artist (with Mattis Hætta)
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Trains at Eurovision

There was good news for lovers of both railways and the Eurovision Song Contest this year as Moldova’s Zdob și Zdub returned to the competition to celebrate a train journey between Chișinău and Bucharest.

But trains, stations and railway are nothing new to the lyrics of Eurovision, with over 25 songs featuring them in some way. So here is a rundown of the 10 most railwayish entries from 66 years of the Eurovision Song Contest.

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