Episode 204

Welcome to Sweden


August 29th, 2023

46 mins 15 secs

Season 7

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About this Episode

From "Waterloo" to "Tattoo", Sweden has been a dominant force in the Eurovision Song Contest for more than 50 years, winning the competition seven times. We dive into the ESC history of next year's host country.

Welcome to Sweden Summary

  • Sweden: A Land of Contrasts (2:23)
  • Sweden's Overall Record at Eurovision (4:19)
  • The "Waterloo" Era (8:13)
  • The "Digaloo" Era (13:36)
  • The Carola Era (16:33)
  • The Charlotte Era (22:54)
  • The "Euphoria" Era (34:31)
  • The "Heroes" Era (38:55)

Cover image by Robert England from Pixabay


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