Suède 1984

Sweden held a national preselction named Melodifestivalen 1984 to choose the entry for the Eurovision Song Contest the same year. The winner was the three brothers Herrey, consisting of Richard, Louis and Per. Their song was called « Diggi-loo diggi-ley« , and was written by Britt Lindeborg and Torgny Söderberg.

Sweden was the first country to perform at ESC that year. In the voting, they received not less than 5 « douze points » from the other 18 countries. Finally the brothers were victorious, with a total of 145 points – 8 points ahead of Ireland. Sweden had won exactly 10 years earlier, then represented by ABBA.

At Eurovision

Points awarded to Sweden

Points awarded to Sweden
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Points awarded by Sweden

12 points  Ireland
10 points  Spain
8 points  Norway
7 points  Finland
6 points  Turkey
5 points  Denmark
4 points  Cyprus
3 points  United Kingdom
2 points  France
1 point   Switzerland

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