Ireland was represented by Butch Moore, with the song '" I'm Walking the Streets in the Rain", at the 1965 Eurovision Song Contest, which took place on 20 March in Naples. This was Ireland's first time to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest.
National final [ edit ]
The final was held at the studios of broadcaster
RTÉ in Dublin, hosted by Bunny Carr. Twelve songs took part, with the winner chosen by voting from twelve regional juries. Other participants included future Irish representative Dickie Rock (1966).
"Another Day, Another Dream"
"Another Star, Another Tear"
"Concerto of Love"
"House on the Hill"
Butch Moore "
" I'm Walking the Streets in the Rain
Patricia Cahill "I Stand Still"
Dickie Rock "I Still Love You"
Jim Doherty Trio
"Love Me Truly"
"On Such a Night"
Brendan Bowyer "Suddenly I'm in Love"
John Keogh "Yesterday's Dream"
"You Said You Loved Me"
Eurovision Final [ edit ]
Butch Moore at Eurovision
Ireland performed 4th at the beginning of the startfield. Ireland finished 6th with 11 points.
Points Awarded by Ireland [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
in the Eurovision Song Contest
(Note: Entries scored out are when Ireland did not compete)