Selection date(s) 6 March 1998
Selected song "Neka mi ne svane"
|Selection process Dora 1998|
Selected entrant Danijela Martinovic
Final result 5th, 131 points
Danijela Martinovic represented Croatia in the 1998 Eurovision Song Contest after winning the national final selection. Her song "Neka mi ne svane" was one of twenty songs presented in the national final, which was held on 6 March 1998 at the Crystall Ballroom of the Hotel Kvarner in Opatija, accompanied by the big orchestra of Croatian Radio Television. Daniela Trbović and Ljudevit Grgurić Grga hosted the event, and the winning song was chosen primarily by jury voting - 20 juries - one each in the 20 Croatian provinces, plus a 21st jury whose votes came from the televoting public.
At Eurovision 1998 (final results)
Danijela performed 1st in the running order on the night of the contest. "Neka mi ne svane" went on place 5th with 131 points.