2012

A list of people who took part in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2012.

The Contest was hosted by Eldar Gasimov, Leyla Aliyeva and Nargiz Birk-Petersen at the Baku Crystal Hall in Baku, Azerbaijan.

See national final entries for 2012.

Writers with multiple songs in 2012

NameSongs
Thomas G:son2
Peter Boström2

Artists who had performed at Eurovision before 2012

NamePrevious appearances
Alexandros Panayi6
Martina Majerle5
Ivana Čabraja4
Pétur Örn Guðmundsson4
Britta Bergström4
Victoria Halkiti4
Danijela Večerinović3
Sandra Feketija3
Jelena Majić3
Jenia Evgenios Buli3
Katja Koren2
Maya Sar2
Ksenija Milošević2
Ana Bezjak1
Jónsi1
Mateja Majerle1
Rebeca Rods1
Anri Jokhadze1
Arif Durgeç1
Edward Grimes1
John Grimes1
Līga Robežniece1
Gísli Magnason1
Leanne Moore1
Anna Nilsson1
Daniel Gill1
Goran Mihajlovski1
Anna Strandberg1
Mario Stanković1
Peter Bischof1
Johanna Beijbom1
Željko Joksimović1
Giorgos Papadopoulos1
Dragan Krstić1
Miloš Nikolić1

Writers who had written Eurovisions songs before 2012

NamePrevious songs
Ralph Siegel19
Andrej Babić5
Thomas G:son5
Željko Joksimović3
Alex Papaconstantinou2
Sandra Bjurman2
Stefan Örn2
Erik Bernholm1
Marina Tucaković1
Chief 11
Viktor Drobysh1
Tony Sánchez-Ohlsson1
Mary Susan Applegate1
Aapo Ilves1
Bibi Kvachadze1
Vladimir Graić1
Remee1
Carlos Coelho1
Dimitri Stassos1
Anders Bagge1

Artists who performed in 2012

Named artists Named artist Backing artists Backing artist
Albania   List of performers is complete Suus
Writer Florent Boshnjaku, Rona Nishliu
Spokesperson  Andri Xhahu
Austria   List of performers is complete Woki Mit Deim Popo
Writer Lukas Plöchl, Manuel Hoffelner
Spokesperson  Kati Bellowitsch
Azerbaijan   List of performers is complete When The Music Dies
Writer Anders Bagge, Johan Kronlund, Sandra Bjurman, Stefan Örn
Spokesperson  Safura Alizadeh
Belarus   List of performers is complete We Are The Heroes
Writer Dmitry Karyakin, Vladimir Karyakin
Spokesperson  Dmitry Koldun
Belgium   List of performers is complete Would you?
Writer Jean Bosco Safari, Nina Sampermans, Walter Mannaerts
Spokesperson  Peter Van de Veire
Bosnia & Herzegovina   List of performers is complete Korake Ti Znam
Writer Maya Sar
Spokesperson  Elvir Laković Laka
Bulgaria   List of performers is complete Love Unlimited
Writer Iasen Kozev, Krum Geopriev, Donka Vasileva
Spokesperson  Anna Angelova
Croatia   List of performers is complete Nebo
Writer Nina Badrić
Spokesperson  Nevena Rendeli
Cyprus   List of performers is complete La La Love
Writer Alex Papaconstantinou, Alexandra Zakka, Björn Djupström, Viktor Svensson
Spokesperson  Loukas Hamatsos
Denmark   List of performers is complete Should've Known Better
Writer Amir Sulaiman, Chief 1, Remee, Isam Bachiri
Spokesperson  Louise Wolff
Estonia   List of performers is complete Kuula
Writer Ott Lepland, Aapo Ilves
Spokesperson  Getter Jaani
Finland   List of performers is complete När jag blundar
Writer Jonas Karlsson
Spokesperson  Mr Lordi
France   List of performers is complete Echo (You And I)
Writer Jean Pierre Pilot, William Rousseau, Anggun
Spokesperson  Amaury Vassili
Georgia   List of performers is complete I'm A Joker
Writer Rusudan Chkhaidze, Bibi Kvachadze
Spokesperson  Sophio Toroshelidze
Germany   List of performers is complete Standing Still
Writer Jamie Cullum, Steve Robson, Wayne Hector
Spokesperson  Anke Engelke
Greece   List of performers is complete Aphrodisiac
Writer Dajana Lööf, Dimitri Stassos, Mikaela Stenström
Spokesperson  Andrianna Maggania
Hungary   List of performers is complete Sound Of Our Hearts
Writer Attila Sándor, Behnam Lotfi, Csaba Walkó, Gábor Pál
Spokesperson  Éva Novodomszky
Iceland   List of performers is complete Never Forget
Writer Greta Salóme
Spokesperson  Matthías Matthíasson
Ireland   List of performers is complete Waterline
Writer Nick Jarl, Sharon Vaughn
Spokesperson  Gráinne Seoige
Israel Time
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Ran Shem Tov, Shiri Hadar
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
Italy   List of performers is complete L'Amore è Femmina (Out of Love)
Writer Charlie Mason, Christian Rabb, Frida Molander, Kristoffer Sjökvist, Nina Zilli
Spokesperson  Ivan Bacchi
Latvia   List of performers is complete Beautiful Song
Writer Ivars Makstnieks, Rolands Ūdris
Spokesperson  Valters Frīdenbergs
Lithuania   List of performers is complete Love Is Blind
Writer Brandon Stone, Jodie Rose
Spokesperson  Ignas Krupavičius
Malta   List of performers is complete This Is The Night
Writer Johan Jämtberg, Kurt Calleja, Mikael Gunnerås
Spokesperson  Keith Demicoli
Moldova   List of performers is complete Lăutar
Writer Alex Brashovean, Pasha Parfeny
Spokesperson  Olivia Furtună
Montenegro   List of performers is complete Euro Neuro
Writer Rambo Amadeus
Spokesperson  Marija Marković
Netherlands   List of performers is complete You And Me
Writer Jessica Hoogenboom, Joan Franka
Spokesperson  Vivienne van den Assem
North Macedonia   List of performers is complete Crno I Belo
Writer Romeo Grill, Kaliopi
Spokesperson  Kristina Talevska
Norway   List of performers is complete Stay
Writer Figge Boström, Peter Boström, Tooji
Spokesperson  Nadia Hasnaoui
Portugal   List of performers is complete Vida Minha
Writer Andrej Babić, Carlos Coelho
Spokesperson  Joana Teles
Romania   List of performers is complete Zaleilah
Writer Costi Ionita, Dihigo Omar Secada, Elena Ionescu
Spokesperson  Paula Seling
Russia   List of performers is complete Party for Everybody
Writer Timofei Leontiev, Viktor Drobysh, Mary Susan Applegate, Olga Tuktaryova
Spokesperson  Oxana Fedorova
San Marino   List of performers is complete The Social Network Song oh oh uh oh oh
Writer Ralph Siegel, José Santana Rodriguez, Timothy Touchton
Spokesperson  Monica Fabbri
Serbia   List of performers is complete Nije Ljubav Stvar
Writer Željko Joksimović, Marina Tucaković, Miloš Roganović
Spokesperson  Maja Nikolić
Slovakia Don't Close Your Eyes
Unidentified  
Writer Max Jason Mai
Spokesperson  Mária Pietrová
Slovenia   List of performers is complete Verjamem
Writer Hari Varešanović, Vladimir Graić, Igor Pirkovič
Spokesperson  Lorella Flego
Spain   List of performers is complete Quédate Conmigo (Stay With Me)
Writer Erik Bernholm, Thomas G:son, Tony Sánchez-Ohlsson
Spokesperson  Elena S. Sánchez
Sweden   List of performers is complete Euphoria[Winning song]
Writer Peter Boström, Thomas G:son
Spokesperson  Sarah Dawn Finer
Switzerland   List of performers is complete Unbreakable
Writer Gabriel Broggini, Ivan Broggini
Spokesperson  Sara Hildebrand
Turkey   List of performers is complete Love Me Back
Writer Can Bonomo
Spokesperson  Ömer Önder
Ukraine Be My Guest
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Alexey Mayorov, Gaitana, Igor Burenko
Spokesperson  Oleksiy Matias
United Kingdom   List of performers is complete Love Will Set You Free
Writer Martin Terefe, Sacha Skarbek
Spokesperson  Scott Mills
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