In 2006 Kate Ryan was one of the favourites to win the Eurovision Song Contest in Athens. But Belgium didn't get further than the semi-final. For a lot of journalists and Eurovision fans this was one of the biggest surprises ever in the contest.
Here is the Norwegian entry for the 1980 Eurovision Song Contest. It ended 16th with 15 points. The song Sámiid Ædnan is sung in Sami which is quite different from regular Norwegian. The song is now being used by English football fans.