For Real (song)

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Turkey "For Real"
Athena performing at the Eurovision Song Contest 2004 in Istanbul
Eurovision Song Contest 2004 entry
Country Turkey
Artist(s) Hakan Özoğuz,
Gökhan Özoğuz,
Burak Gürpinar,
Ozan Musluoğlu
As Athena
Language English
Composer(s) Gökhan Özoğuz, Hakan Özoğuz
Lyricist(s) Gökhan Özoğuz, Hakan Özoğuz
Finals performance
Final result 4th
Final points 195
Appearance chronology
◄ "Everyway That I Can" (2003)   
"Rimi Rimi Ley" (2005) ►

"For Real" was the Turkish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2004, performed in English by the band Athena. The song is in the ska punk genre.

In the final, it was performed 22nd on the night of the contest, following Cyprus' Lisa Andreas with "Stronger Every Minute" and preceding Romania's Sanda with "I Admit". At the close of voting, it had received 195 points, placing 4th in a field of 24.

The song was succeeded as Turkish representative by Gülseren with "Rimi Rimi Ley".

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
German Singles Chart[1] 56
Turkish Singles Chart[2] 1

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Preceded by
Everyway That I Can
Turkish entry for the Eurovision Song Contest
2004
Succeeded by
Rimi Rimi Ley