Ring-A-Ding Girl

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For the Twilight Zone episode, see Ring-a-Ding Girl .
United Kingdom "Ring-A-Ding Girl"
Eurovision Song Contest 1962 entry
Country United Kingdom
Artist(s) Ronnie Carroll
Language English
Composer(s) Syd Cordell
Lyricist(s) Stan Butcher
Conductor Wally Stott
Finals performance
Final result 4th
Final points 10
Appearance chronology
◄ "Are You Sure" (1961)   
"Say Wonderful Things" (1963) ►

"Ring-A-Ding Girl" was the British entry to the Eurovision Song Contest 1962, performed in English by Ronnie Carroll,

On the night of the contest the song was performed 13th, following Yugoslavia's Lola Novaković with "Ne pali svetlo u sumrak " and Luxembourg's Camillo Felgen with "Petit bonhomme". At the close of the voting the song had received 10 points, placing 4th in a field of 16.

The song reached #46 on the UK Singles Chart. Ronnie Carroll returned as the British representative at the following year's Eurovision Song Contest held in London with "Say Wonderful Things".

Preceded by
Are You Sure?
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest
1962
Succeeded by
Say Wonderful Things