Named artist Writer Ted Gärdestad

1956-1997

Subject of the biographical film Ted – För kärlekens skull.

Sibling of...

YearCountrySongRole
1979Sweden Satellit Named artist artist
1979Sweden Satellit Writer writer

National final entries

Named artists only.

YearCountrySongRole
1980Sweden Låt solen värma dig Named artist artist (with Annica Boller)
1979Sweden Satellit [Winning song] Named artist artist
1975Sweden Rockin' 'n' reeling Named artist artist
1973Sweden Oh, vilken härlig dag Named artist artist
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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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