Turquie 2001

Turkey took part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2001. The country was represented by Sedat Yüce with the song “Sevgiliye Son” written by Nurdan Güneri and composed by Semih Güneri. The entry was chosen by a professional jury.

National Final

The professional jury announced the results on 23 February 2001 in Ankara.

Final – 18 February 2001
Artist Song
Sedat Yüce Sevgiliye Son
Ceynur Biçer Kayıp Bir Melek
Feryal Bisel Oysa Şimdi
Ceynur Biçer Hep Aşık Olsun
Özgür Yedievli Yalnızım
Nurdoğan Yurtseven Delicesine
Grup GMG Sen Her Şeyimsin
Semih Bayraktar Çok Geç
Semih Beyraktar Uyan kalbim
Işın Karaca Kaderimsin

At Eurovision

On the night of the contest Sedat Yüce performed 15th in the running order following France and preceding United Kingdom. At the close of the voting Sevgiliye Son had received 41 points placing Turkey 11th. Seven participants had voted for Sevgiliye Son. The Turkish jury awarded its 12 points to Estonia.[1]

Voting

Votes of the Turkish jury:[2]

References

  1. ^ Michael Kuyucu: Türkiye’nin Serüveni Eurovision, İstanbul, 2005, ISBN 975-8823-93-0, pp.247-251
  2. ^ a b Scoreboard