Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest 1957
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|Eurovision Song Contest 1957|
|Selection process||National final|
|Selection date(s)||17 February 1957|
|Selected entrant||Margot Hielscher|
|Selected song||"Telefon, Telefon"|
|Final result||4th, 8 points|
|Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest|
|1||Renée Franke||"Ich Brauche Dein Herz"||18||2nd|
|2||Illo Schieder||"Was Machen Die Mädchen In Rio"||9||4th|
|3||Paul Kuhn||"Das Klavier Über Mir"||17||3rd|
|4||Margot Hielscher||"Telefon, Telefon"||36||1st|
Germany was the host country of the Eurovision Song Contest 1957, held in Frankfurt. Hielscher performed 7th on the night of the contest, following the Netherlands and preceding France. The song received eight points, placing 4th.
Every country had a jury of ten people. Every jury member could give one point to his or her favourite song.