Slovakia in the Eurovision Song Contest 1996

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Eurovision Song Contest 1996
Country  Slovakia
National selection
Selection process Internal Selection
Selected entrant Marcel Palonder
Selected song "Kým nás máš"
Finals performance
Final result 18th, 19 points
Slovakia in the Eurovision Song Contest
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Slovakia entered the Eurovision Song Contest 1996 in Oslo, after being relegated from the 1995 contest.

Slovenská Televízia (STV) selected Marcel Palonder to sing "Kým nás máš" (Until You Have Us) in Oslo, marking their second entry in the contest. The song was composed by Juraj Burian and Jozef Urban.

At Eurovision[edit]

Palonder performed 22nd on the night of the contest, following Bosnia and Herzegovina and preceding Sweden. At the close of the voting it had received 19 points, placing 18th in a field of 23 and giving Slovakia their best result since.

Voting[edit]

Points awarded to Slovakia[edit]

Points Awarded to Slovakia
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Points awarded by Slovakia[edit]

12 points  Malta
10 points  Cyprus
8 points  Greece
7 points  Ireland
6 points  United Kingdom
5 points  Croatia
4 points  Sweden
3 points  Austria
2 points  Poland
1 point  Iceland

See also[edit]