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Denmark in the Eurovision Song Contest 1999

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Country  Denmark
Selected song  "This Time I Mean It"
Selection date(s)  13 March 1999
Final result  8th, 71 points
Selection process  Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 1999
Selected entrant  Trine Jepsen and Michael Teschl

For the Eurovision Song Contest 1999, Denmark used the Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 1999 contest. The final was held on 13 March 1999 at the DR TV studios in Copenhagen, and was hosted by Keld Heick.

There were 5 songs in the final, with the winning song chosen by five juries; 4 televoting regions and an expert jury. The winner was Trine Jepsen and Michael Teschl with the song "Denne Gang", which was translated into English for Eurovision as "This Time I Mean It".

At Eurovision

After missing the 1998 contest, Denmark returned for the 1999 contest in Jerusalem . Jepsen and Teschl performed 9th on the night, following Norway and preceding France. At the close of the voting it had received 71 points, placing 8th in a field of 23.


Denmark in the Eurovision Song Contest 1999 Wikipedia

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