Hungary

La Hongrie

Debut – 1994

Current Broadcaster – MTV

National Final – A Dal

Best Result – 4th (1994)

Highest Score (pre-2016) – 143 points (2014)

Worst Result – 19th in Semi-final, last (2008 – 6 points)

Qualification rate

Since 2005: 8 in 10 attempts (80%)
Since 2008: 6 in 8 attempts (75%)

Scoreboard stats (final only)

Top 5 results: 2
Top 10 results: 4
Last place results: 0

Performer stats

Male solo: 6
Female solo: 5
Male group: 2
Mixed group: 1

Language stats

Hungarian language: 6
English language: 6
Bi/multi-lingual: 2

Known for…

  • Nearly getting a heart attack when the first scores came in on their debut
  • Their own version of Riverdance
  • A raspy blues song set in a bus stop
  • A cute acoustic ditty with cartoon graphics
  • A drum ‘n’ bass song about domestic violence

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