1997 Eurovision Song Contest held in Dublin, Ireland selected Marc Roberts to represent the country. His song " Mysterious Woman" won the national final selection, which was held in Waterford on 9 March 1997, and was hosted by Pat Kenny. The eight songs presented were then voted on by members of regional juries. [1 ]
"I Am Here"
"Never Far Away"
(Loneliness)" Helen Uí Dhúnaird
"Love and Understanding"
" Mysterious Woman
Roberts performed 5th in the running order on the night of the
contest. " Mysterious Woman" went on to be placed 2nd with 157 points. To date, this was the last time Ireland's Eurovision entry placed in the top five.
Points awarded to Ireland [ edit ]
Points awarded by Ireland [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
in the Eurovision Song Contest
(Note: Entries scored out are when Ireland did not compete)