List of Eurovision Song Contest winning songwriters
67 songs written by 124 songwriters have won the Eurovision Song Contest, an annual competition organised by member countries of the European Broadcasting Union. The contest, which has been broadcast every year since its debut in 1956, is one of the longest-running television programmes in the world. The contest's winner have been determined using numerous voting techniques throughout its history; centre to these have been the awarding of points to countries by juries or televoters. The country with the song that was awarded the most points is declared the winner. The songwriters of the winning song have often been the first people to be called up on stage to receive their trophy before the performers perform the winning reprise.
There have been 64 contests, with one winning country each year except the tied 1969 contest, which had four.
List of winning songwriters
Songwriters with multiple wins
The following songwriters have all had more than one winning song. The remaining songwriters from the table above have only had one win.
|2||Brendan Graham||1994, 1996|
|Johnny Logan||1987, 1992|
|Rolf Løvland||1985, 1995|
|Willy van Hemert||1957, 1959|
|Yves Dessca||1971, 1972|
- Eurovision Song Contest winners discography
- List of Eurovision Song Contest winners
- List of Junior Eurovision Song Contest winners
Notes and references
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