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Accordions (from 19th-century German Akkordeon, from Akkord—"musical chord, concord of sounds") are a family of box-shaped musical instruments of the bellows-driven free-reed aerophone type, colloquially referred to as a squeezebox.
Agneta Bolme Börjefors (26 April 1941 – 11 August 2008) was a Swedish television presenter, television producer and royal reporter for Sveriges Television.
"Alles heeft ritme" ("Everything has rhythm") was the Dutch entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Dutch by Frizzle Sizzle.
Anders Berglund (born 21 July 1948) is a Swedish arranger, composer, conductor, pianist and musician.
Antena 1 is one of the three national radio channels produced by the Portuguese public broadcasting entity Rádio e Televisão de Portugal, the others being Antena 2 and Antena 3.
Atilla Şereftuğ (born 16 November 1950) is a Swiss-Turkish songwriter, born in Istanbul.
Åse Maria Kleveland (born 18 March 1949) is a Norwegian singer, guitarist, politician and activist.
Über die Brücke geh'n (English translation: "Crossing the Bridge") was the German entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in German by Ingrid Peters.
"Željo moja" (English translation: "My desire") was the song which represented Yugoslavia at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 in Bergen, Norway.
BBC One is the flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBC's national radio stations and the most popular station in the United Kingdom with over 15 million weekly listeners. Much of its daytime playlist-based programming is adult contemporary or AOR, although the station also broadcasts other specialist musical genres. Radio 2 broadcasts throughout the UK on FM between 88.1 and 90.2MHz from studios in Wogan House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London. Programmes are relayed on digital radio via DAB, Sky, Cable TV, IPTV, Freeview, Freesat and the Internet.
Belgium was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
Bergen, historically Bjørgvin, is a city and municipality in Hordaland on the west coast of Norway.
Blanca Fernández Ochoa (born April 22, 1963) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Spain.
Brendan Balfe (born 19 September 1945 in Dublin) is an Irish radio personality, who has been on-air consistently for more than 40 years on RTÉ.
Cadillac were a Spanish pop group, active between 1981 and 1986.
Cocktail Chic were a French female singing group, best known for their participation in the 1986 Eurovision Song Contest.
Colin Berry is a British radio disc jockey/presenter and newsreader, best known for his many years at BBC Radio 2.
Colin Frechter is a musical director, arranger, keyboard player, and vocalist.
Croatian (hrvatski) is the standardized variety of the Serbo-Croatian language used by Croats, principally in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Serbian province of Vojvodina and other neighboring countries.
Cyprus (Κύπρος; Kıbrıs), officially the Republic of Cyprus (Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία; Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti), is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean and the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean.
Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation (Ραδιοφωνικό Ίδρυμα Κύπρου, Kıbrıs Radyo Yayın Kurumu), or CyBC (ΡΙΚ, KRYK), is Cyprus' public broadcasting service.
Daniel Pe'er (דניאל פאר; January 2, 1943 – September 28, 2017) was an Israeli television host and newsreader.
Daniela Simmons (sometimes written Daniela Simons) is a singer who represented Switzerland at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 in Bergen with the song Pas pour moi.
Danish (dansk, dansk sprog) is a North Germanic language spoken by around six million people, principally in Denmark and in the region of Southern Schleswig in northern Germany, where it has minority language status.
Das Erste (The First) is the principal publicly owned television channel in Germany.
Deutschlandfunk (DLF) is a German public broadcasting radio station, broadcasting national news and current affairs.
"Die Zeit ist einsam" (English translation: "Time Is Lonely") was the Austrian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in German by Timna Brauer.
Dora Maria Reis Dias de Jesus (born 1966) is a retired Portuguese singer.
Dorotea "Doris" Dragović (married name is Dorotea Budimir; born 16 April 1961), is a Croatian singer-songwriter.
DR P3 (referred to in Denmark simply as P3) is a Danish radio station operated by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation.
DR1 (DR Et) is the flagship television channel of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR).
"Du er fuld af løgn" ("You're full of lies") was the Danish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Danish by Lise Haavik.
The Dutch language is a West Germanic language, spoken by around 23 million people as a first language (including the population of the Netherlands where it is the official language, and about sixty percent of Belgium where it is one of the three official languages) and by another 5 million as a second language.
"E' de' det här du kallar kärlek?" ("Is this what you call love?") is a Swedish language song by Monica Törnell and Lasse Holm that won the Swedish music competition Melodifestivalen 1986.
Egil Ragnar Monn-Iversen (14 April 1928 – 7 July 2017) was a Norwegian musician, one of the most influential modern composers in Norway.
Elpida Karayiannopoulou (Ελπίδα Καραγιαννοπούλου, born October 1, 1950), is a Greek singer who was one of the most successful singers in Greece and the Greek diaspora in the 1970s and 1980s.
Emilio Alberto Aragón Bermúdez (. 4 November 1929 – 18 November 2012), better known as Miliki, was a Spanish clown, accordionist and singer, he was a member of the artist family Aragón.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Enver Petrovci (born 28 February 1954 in Prishtina) is a Kosovar actor, writer and director.
Erik Tangevald Diesen (8 October 1922 – 13 September 1999) was a Norwegian revue writer and radio and television personality.
ERT1 (ΕΡΤ1; short for Ellinikí Radiophonia Tileórasi 1), formerly ET1 (short for Ellinikí Tileórasi 1; Ελληνική Τηλεόραση 1), is the flagship television network of ERT, the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (Ελληνική Ραδιοφωνία Τηλεόραση).
"Européennes" (English translation: "European Girls") was the French entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in French by Cocktail Chic.
The Eurovision Song Contest (Concours Eurovision de la chanson), often simply called Eurovision, is an international song competition held primarily among the member countries of the European Broadcasting Union.
The Eurovision Song Contest 1974 was the 19th edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest.
The Eurovision Song Contest 1979 was the 24th edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest.
The Eurovision Song Contest 1985 was the 30th edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest.
José Manuel Bastos Fialho Gouveia (30 April 1935 – 2 October 2004) was a Portuguese television entertainment pioneer and former radio host, having hosted Portugal’s first television talk show.
Finnish (or suomen kieli) is a Finnic language spoken by the majority of the population in Finland and by ethnic Finns outside Finland.
France 2 is a French public national television channel.
France Inter is a major French public radio channel and part of Radio France.
Frédérique Ries (born 14 May 1959) is a Belgian politician and Member of the European Parliament for the French Community of Belgium with the MR/MCC/PRL, part of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
Frizzle Sizzle were a Dutch teenage girl group of the 1980s.
German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe.
West Germany (performing under the banner Germany) was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
"Gleðibankinn" (English translation: "The Bank of Joy") was the Icelandic entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Icelandic by ICY, where singers Eiríkur Hauksson, Helga Möller and Pálmi Gunnarsson joined their efforts.
Greece has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 39 times since its debut in, missing six contests in that time (1975, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1999 and 2000).
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
Grieg Hall (Grieghallen) is a 1,500 seat concert hall located on Edvard Griegs' square in Bergen, Norway.
Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway (Haakon Magnus; born 20 July 1973) is the only son and younger child of King Harald V and heir apparent to the throne of Norway.
"Halley" was the Turkish entrant to the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 in Bergen, Norway.
Harald V (born 21 February 1937) is the King of Norway, having ascended the throne following the death of his father on 17 January 1991.
A Hardanger fiddle (or in hardingfele) is a traditional stringed instrument used originally to play the music of Norway.
Harry van Hoof (born 16 March 1943 in Hilversum) is a Dutch conductor, composer and music arranger.
Heikki Veikko Harma (born 20 April 1947 in Helsinki, Finland) is a Finnish singer-songwriter who has also distinguished himself as a translator of song lyrics, but has written popular lyrics of his own too.
Hitradio Ö3 is one of the nationwide radio stations of Austria's public broadcaster ORF.
HRT 1 (HTV 1, "Prvi program") is a Croatian public mainstream TV channel operated by HRT.
Iceland has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 31 times since its debut in 1986, missing only two contests since then, in 1998 and 2002, when prevented from competing due to finishing outside qualification places the preceding years.
Icelandic (íslenska) is a North Germanic language, and the language of Iceland.
ICY was a vocal trio consisting of Pálmi Gunnarsson, Helga Möller and Eiríkur Hauksson.
Ingrid Peters (born 19 April 1954 in Dudweiler, Saarland) is a German singer.
Ireland was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
The Israel Broadcasting Authority (IBA) was Israel's state broadcasting organization from 1948 until May 2017.
"J'aime la vie" (I Love Life) was the winning song of the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed for Belgium by Sandra Kim.
Jacob Dahlin (13 May 1952 in Kristianstad, Skåne, Sweden — 10 October 1991) was a Swedish TV- and radio-host.
Jørgen de Mylius (March 5, 1946) is a Danish radio and TV personality that is best known for his work in connection with the Dansk Melodi Grand Prix as a host and commentator.
Jean-Claude Petit (born 14 November 1943) is a French composer and arranger, born in Vaires-sur-Marne.
John Andreassen (born 26 August 1943, Oslo) is a Norwegian television producer who has been behind a number of TV productions for the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.
John Skehan (1922 – 18 November 1992) was a prolific broadcaster on RTÉ, radio and television, for four decades.
Julien Lepers (whose real name is Ronan Gerval Lepers) is a French television and radio presenter, and a singer-songwriter, born on in Paris.
Kari Kuivalainen (born 1960) is a Finnish singer-songwriter, best known for his participation in the 1986 Eurovision Song Contest.
Caterina Irene Elena Maria Boyle, Lady Saunders (née Imperiali dei Principi di Francavilla; 29 May 1926 – 20 March 2018), usually known as Katie Boyle and also credited as Catherine Boyle and Catherine Boyl, was a British actress, writer, radio announcer, television personality, game-show panellist and animal rights activist.
Ketil Stokkan (born 29 April 1956) is a Norwegian pop artist who has performed as solo artist as well as the singer in the Norwegian band Zoo.
Klips ve Onlar was a Turkish band of the 1980s.
Knut Bjørnsen (26 July 1932 – 14 November 2008) was a sports commentator and journalist for the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.
"L'amour de ma vie" (English translation: "The Love of My Life") was the Luxembourgish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in French by Canadian singer Sherisse Laurence.
La 2 (La Dos, The Two) is Spain's second state-owned television channel for the public broadcasting service.
La Première ("The First") is a national French-language radio channel produced by the Belgian public broadcasting organization Radio télévision belge de la communauté française (RTBF).
La Une is a Belgian national television channel, owned and operated by the French-language public-service broadcasting organization RTBF.
Lorcan 'Larry' Gogan is an Irish broadcaster working for Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ).
Lars-Eric Gustav "Lasse" Holm (born 9 December 1943) is known as a Swedish composer, lyricist and singer of pop music and with a career spanning several decades.
Lise Haavik (born 23 February 1962) is a Danish/Norwegian singer, best known for representing Denmark at the Eurovision Song Contest in Bergen, Norway in 1986.
Luc Jozef Amelie Appermont (born 4 October 1949) is a Flemish television presenter.
Luv Bug are an Irish pop band originating from Newry in Northern Ireland, UK.
Luxembourg was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
Maria Cuadra (born Madrid 24 December 1936) is a leading Spanish film, television and theater actress who has starred in several high-profile Spanish and international productions including: Platero y yo, Ultimo Encuentro, Vuelve San Valentin, Marinai, donne e guai and I tromboni di Fradiavolo with Ugo Tognazzi and Raimondo Vianello, and La Cancion del Olvido.
Marienlyst is an area in the borough of St. Hanshaugen in Oslo.
Marta Cantón (born December 28, 1965 in Barcelona) is a retired Spanish rhythmic gymnast.
Martyn Ford is an English musician, best known for his orchestral contributions to rock music albums of the 1970s and 1980s.
Miša Molk (born September 6, 1954, in Vrhnika) is an award-winning journalist and television personality based in Slovenia.
Monica Kristina Ingeborg Törnell, (born June 3, 1954 in Trönö, Hälsingland, Gävleborg County, Sweden) is a Swedish singer and songwriter.
"Não sejas mau para mim" ("Don't be mean to me", frequently written "p'ra mim" in line with the delivery of the title line) was the Portuguese entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 performed in Portuguese by Dora.
"Never The End" was the Finnish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Finnish (despite the English of the title) by Kari Kuivalainen.
Noel Kelehan (26 December 1935 – 6 February 2012) was an Irish musician, former conductor of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and former musical director of Radio Telefís Éireann.
Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR; Northern German Broadcasting) is a public radio and television broadcaster, based in Hamburg.
Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk); Norga), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a unitary sovereign state whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
Norwegian (norsk) is a North Germanic language spoken mainly in Norway, where it is the official language.
NPO 1 (formerly Nederland 1 until 2014) is the first national television station in the Netherlands, it launched on 2 October 1951.
NRK (an abbreviation of the Norwegian: Norsk rikskringkasting AS, generally expressed in English as the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation) is the Norwegian government-owned radio and television public broadcasting company, and the largest media organisation in Norway.
NRK P1 is one of three nationwide digital radio channels operated by the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK).
NRK1 (NRK En) is the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation's (NRK) main television channel.
ORF eins (ORF one) is an Austrian television channel.
Oslo (rarely) is the capital and most populous city of Norway.
Yrjö Osvald "Ossi" Runne (till 1936 Rundberg, born 23 April 1927 in Viipuri, Finland, now Vyborg, Russia) is a Finnish trumpeter, orchestra leader, composer, and record producer.
Pablo Javier Pérez (born 10 August 1985) is an Argentine footballer who plays for Boca Juniors as a central midfielder.
"Pas pour moi" ("Not for me") was the Swiss entrant to the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 in Bergen, Norway.
Peter Urban (born 14 April 1948 in Bramsche, Lower Saxony) is a German musician and radio host.
Polina Paraskevi Misailidou (Πωλίνα Παρασκευή Μισαηλίδου) is a Greek singer, who is better known in her own country simply as Polina.
Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa) is a Western Romance language originating from the regions of Galicia and northern Portugal in the 9th century.
Princess Märtha Louise of Norway (born 22 September 1971) is the only daughter and elder child of King Harald V and Queen Sonja.
Queen Sonja of Norway (born Sonja Haraldsen on 4 July 1937) is the wife of King Harald V.
Radio 2 is a Belgian radio channel operated by the Flemish public broadcaster Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroep (VRT).
Radiotelevizija Slovenija (Radio-Television of Slovenia) – usually abbreviated to RTV Slovenija (or simply RTV within Slovenia) – is Slovenia's national public broadcasting organization.
Rafael Trajano Camino Collantes (born October 25, 1948 in Pilligsillí, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian dancer.
RAI – Radiotelevisione italiana S.p.A. (commercially styled Rai; known until 1954 as Radio Audizioni Italiane is the national public broadcasting company of Italy, owned by the Ministry of Economy and Finance. The RAI operates many DVB and Sat television channels and radio stations, broadcasting via digital terrestrial transmission (15 television and 7 radio channels nationwide) and from several satellite platforms. It is the biggest television broadcaster in Italy and competes with Mediaset, and other minor television and radio networks. The RAI has a relatively high television audience share of 33.8%. RAI broadcasts are also received in neighboring countries, including Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, San Marino, Slovenia, Vatican City, Switzerland, and Tunisia, and elsewhere on cable and satellite. Sometimes Rai 1 was received even further in Europe via Sporadic E until the digital switch off in July 2012. Half of the RAI's revenues come from broadcast receiving licence fees, the rest from the sale of advertising time Retrieved on 2007-10-10 Italian Ministry of Communications, Retrieved on 2007-10-10. In 1950, the RAI became one of the 23 founding broadcasting organizations of the European Broadcasting Union.
Raymond (Ray) Moore (2 January 1942 – 11 January 1989) was a British broadcaster who was best known for his long running early morning show on BBC Radio 2.
Ríkisútvarpið (RÚV) (pronounced or) ('The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service') is Iceland's national public-service broadcasting organization.
RÚV (named Sjónvarpið (English: 'The TV') before 31 March 2011) is the television channel of RÚV, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, launched in 1966.
The recorder is a woodwind musical instrument in the group known as internal duct flutes—flutes with a whistle mouthpiece.
"Romeo" was the Norwegian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Norwegian by Ketil Stokkan.
RSI LA 1 (la uno, formerly TSI 1) is one of two television channels produced by Radiotelevisione Svizzera di lingua Italiana for the Italian-speaking community of Switzerland.
RTÉ One (RTÉ a hAon) is the flagship television channel of Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), and it is the most popular and most watched television channel in Ireland.
RTÉ Radio 1 (RTÉ Raidió 1) is the principal radio channel of Irish public-service broadcaster Raidió Teilifís Éireann and is the direct descendant of Dublin radio station 2RN, which began broadcasting on a regular basis on 1 January 1926.
RTL, formerly Radio Luxembourg, is a French commercial radio network owned by the RTL Group.
RTL Television (formerly RTL plus), or simply RTL, is a German commercial television network distributed via cable and satellite, as well as via digital terrestrial (DVB-T2) in more highly populated areas.
RTL9 is a Luxembourgish television channel shown internationally to viewers in Luxembourg, France, Monaco, Belgium and francophone Switzerland.
RTP1 is the main television channel of Rádio e Televisão de Portugal, the Portuguese public broadcasting corporation.
RTS Un is a Swiss public television channel owned by RTS Radio Télévision Suisse, the public broadcaster for the French speaking Switzerland.
RTS1 (Serbian Cyrillic: РТС1; First program of RTS (Први програм РТС-а/Prvi program RTS-a), First channel of RTS (Први канал РТС-а/ Prvi program RTS-a) or only First (Први/ Prvi)) is a Serbian public mainstream TV channel operated by RTS.
"Runner in the Night", written by Maureen Darbyshire and composed by Brian Wade, was the United Kingdom's entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed by the sextet Ryder, led by Maynard Williams.
Ryder was a purpose-made pop group led by Maynard Williams whose primary purpose was to represent the United Kingdom at the 1986 Eurovision Song Contest in Bergen, Norway.
is a city and municipality in Rogaland county, Norway.
Sandra Caldarone (born 15 October 1972), better known as Sandra Kim, is a Belgian singer of Italian descent who won the Eurovision Song Contest 1986.
Sherisse Stevens (b. Sherisse Laurence) is a singer and entertainer.
Sissel Kyrkjebø (born 24 June 1969), also simply known as Sissel, is a Norwegian soprano.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
SRF 1 is a Swiss television channel run under the public SRG SSR broadcasting group.
Stavanger is a city and municipality in Norway.
Steinar Ofsdal (born 4 October 1948) is a Norwegian composer and musician (flute).
P3 (Sveriges Radio P3 or pe tre) is one of the four main radio channels operated by Sweden's national publicly funded radio broadcasting organization Sveriges Radio.
SVT1 (SVT Ett) is the primary television station of the Swedish public service broadcaster Sveriges Television in Sweden.
Sweden was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
Swedish is a North Germanic language spoken natively by 9.6 million people, predominantly in Sweden (as the sole official language), and in parts of Finland, where it has equal legal standing with Finnish.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a sovereign state in Europe.
Switzerland was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
Sir Michael Terence Wogan (3 August 1938 – 31 January 2016), better known as Terry Wogan, was an Irish radio and television broadcaster who worked for the BBC in the UK for most of his career.
Timna Brauer (תמנע בראואר; born May 1, 1961) is an Austrian-Israeli singer-songwriter, and the daughter of painter, writer and singer Arik Brauer.
"Tora Zo" (Greek script: "Τώρα ζω", the English translation being: "Now I Live") was the Cypriot entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Greek by Elpida.
Trondheim (historically Kaupangen, Nidaros and Trondhjem) is a city and municipality in Trøndelag county, Norway.
TRT 1 is the first Turkish national television station.
Turkey was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway.
Turkish, also referred to as Istanbul Turkish, is the most widely spoken of the Turkic languages, with around 10–15 million native speakers in Southeast Europe (mostly in East and Western Thrace) and 60–65 million native speakers in Western Asia (mostly in Anatolia).
The Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, also known as TRT (Turkish: Türkiye Radyo ve Televizyon Kurumu), is the national public broadcaster of Turkey and was founded in 1964.
"Udsigter fra Ulriken" (en: Views from Ulriken) is the town song of Bergen, Norway.
Ulf Elfving (born 27 November 1942 in Stockholm) is a Swedish journalist and broadcaster.
"Valentino" was the Spanish entrant to the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 in Bergen, Norway.
Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.
The winner of the Eurovision Song Contest is selected by a positional voting system.
"Yavo Yom" (Hebrew script: יבוא יום, English translation: "A Day Will Come") was the Israeli entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in Hebrew by Moti Giladi & Sarai Tzuriel.
Yle Radio Suomi is a Finnish radio station owned by Yleisradio (Yle).
Yle TV1 is a Finnish television channel owned and operated by Finnish public broadcaster Yle.
You Can Count On Me was the Irish entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, performed in English by Luv Bug.
Yugoslavia was present at the Eurovision Song Contest 1986, held in Bergen, Norway, after opting out of the previous year's contest in Gothenburg, Sweden.