It's for You (Niamh Kavanagh song)

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"It's For You"
Single by Niamh Kavanagh
Released May 14, 2010 (Ireland)
Format CD single, digital download
Recorded 2010
Genre Pop
Length 3:00
Label Universal
Writer(s) Niall Mooney
Mårten Eriksson
Jonas Gladnikoff
Lina Eriksson
Producer(s) Raidió Teilifís Éireann
Mårten Eriksson
Republic of Ireland "It's for You"
Eurovision Song Contest 2010 entry
Country Ireland
Artist(s) Niamh Kavanagh
Language English
Composer(s) Niall Mooney, Mårten Eriksson, Jonas Gladnikoff & Lina Eriksson
Lyricist(s) Niall Mooney, Mårten Eriksson, Jonas Gladnikoff & Lina Eriksson
Finals performance
Semi-final result 9th
Semi-final points 67
Final result 23rd
Final points 25
Appearance chronology
◄ "Et Cetera" (2009)   
"Lipstick" (2011) ►

"It's for You" is a song performed by Niamh Kavanagh which represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2010. The song was selected on 5 March 2010 on Eurosong 2010 from five songs, receiving the maximum of 12 points from each of the six juries, and the maximum of 72 points from the televote, receiving a total of 144 points.[1]

Kavanagh sang the song in the second semi final on 27 May and went through to the final on the 29th May. Ireland came 23rd out of 25, with 25 points. Ireland received 12 points from the UK televoting.

Niamh Kavanagh had previously been the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 1993 in Millstreet, Ireland with "In Your Eyes".

Charts[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
Irish Singles Chart[2] 8

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Europe March 5, 2010 iTunes Universal
Ireland May 14, 2010 CD single Universal

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schacht, Andreas (2010-03-05). "Ireland: Niamh Kavanagh back in the contest!". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 5 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Irish Singles Chart

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