|Broadcaster||17 - TV2|
01 - Magyar National Festival|
02 - SztárVision
03 - Internal
04-08 - A Magyar Dal
09 - Internal
10-15 - A Magyar Dal 17- Magyarország dala
|Appearances||18 (10 finals)|
|Best result||4th: 01, 06|
|Worst result||20th in SF: 20|
|North Vision Ranking of Nations|
Hungary hosted the contest in Budapest. The first semi-final was held on April 23, the second on April 29, and the final on May 3, 2013. All 3 shows were presented by Kati Wolf., in the capital city
Hungary, host country, automatically qualified for the final and reached the 4th place, with 136 points.
As Hungary came 4th in the first edition, the country was part of the Big 5 and so qualified automatically for the final, where the Hungarian song came 13th with 105 points.
For the first time, Hungary had to take part in a semi-final. The country failed to qualify, ending 14th with 57 points.
With the election of the new channel director of M1, a new selection took place to select the Hungarian entry : A Magyar Dal.
She failed to qualify for the Grand Final, making the worst score ever for Hungary : 19th, with 35 points.
Hungary withdrew from this edition.
Hungary decided to go back to the contest hosting a second time A Magyar Dal.
Hungary qualified for the Grand Final and ended up at a tied 3rd place with 147 points. However, Hungary and Ukraine having the same ammount of points, to decide who was third and who was fourth, the number of countries that voted for each of the two was counted. After the application of this rule, Ukaine won the third place, and Hungary the fourth place, reaching the highest ammount of points ever and the highest rank.
Was also broken the record of the best result in a semi-final for Hungary : a tied 3rd place with 100 points. This record stood until the eighth edition.
The Final Clash took place to determine who would represent Hungary. Running, won with 56%f the votes.
The winning entry automaticaly qualified for the final, as Hungary was part of the Big 5 thanks to the 4th place achieved in the former edition.
In the final, Running reached the 18th place, with 101 points.
The two songs which had the biggest amount of points in the final of A Magyar Dal 04 were Waterfall by Joni, with 176 points, and Labirintus, by Veca Janicsák, with 118 points. Waterfall won the Final Clash with 59% of the votes.
Hungary participated in the first semi-final and managed to qualify for the Grand Final.
In the first semi-final, Joni managed to be first, with 112 points, which is the best score Hungary got in a semi-final.
In the final, Waterfall reached the 6th place, with 144 points.
For the second time, Hungary selected internally the singer and the song that participated in NVSC.
She competed in the Second Semi-Final and qualified for the Grand Final, which is the fourth time in-a-row for Hungary : a record.
Another record, a sad one, was broken by Hungary : the lowest rank in final. Insomnia finished 25th and last, with 47 points, despite a good result in semi-final (3rd place with 89 points).
Hungary came back to the national final A Magyar Dal, with a new format in order to celebrate the 10th edition of NVSC.
After the three semi-finals, 18 songs competed in the final of A Magyar Dal 05.
Hungary failed to qualify for the Grand Final, finishing at the 11th place with 68 points and 2 points away from the country that finished 10th, Armenia.
Hungary participated in the 11th edition of North Vision Song Contest with A Magyar Dal 06.
Pilgrim on the road won with 85% of the votes.
Hungary qualified to the Final, after a 9th place with 81 points in semi-final, and managed to reach 12th place, with 128 points.
Further information: Hungary in the North Vision Song Contest 12
Hungary confirmed participating this edition, with, as usual, A Magyar Dal 07 taking place to choose the Hungarian representative.
This is the first and only time that a Hungarian artist comes back to represent Hungary.
Unlike in the third edition, Laura Cserpes managed to qualify to the final, finishing 23rd with 70 points. In the semi-final, Hungary came 4th, with 86 points.
A special edition of A Magyar Dal was held with only songs which did not manage to represent Hungary in a parallel contest : Eurovision.
Hungary qualified from the sem-final, ending 6th with 75 points. In the final, Hungary finished 21st with 72 points.
For the first time since the tenth edition, Hungary failed to qualify for the grand final, ending up 19th of the semi-final, which equals the sad record of worst result that was reached in the fourth edition.
The record of the lowest ammount of points ever in a semi-final, 31 points, was also broken this edition.
From this edition and on, the Hungarian broadcaster is not M1 anymore, but Duna TV.
The new HoD of Hungary, Gábor Butthurtszky, announced after the semi-final results that Hungary would not be attending NVSC anymore, however, after a petition and a personal implication of András Kállay-Saunders and Éva Novodomszky, Butthurtszky changed his mind and let a last chance to Hungary.
- Table key
- Second place
- Third place
- Last place
- Automatically qualified to the final
- Did not qualify for the final
- Did not compete or was relegated
- Did not qualify from the pre-qualification round
|#||Host city||Artist||Song||Final||Points|| Semi|
|01||Budapest||Gigi Radics||"Over you"||04||136||'Big 3/5' member|
|03||Winterthur||Laura Cserpes||"Most kezdődik el"||Did not qualify||14||57|
|05||Aarhus||Did not compete|
|06||Beirut||Linda Király||"Runaway (Beautiful tragedy)"||04||147||04||100|
|07||Liverpool||András Kállay-Saunders||"Running"||18||101||'Big 5' member|
|10||Bergen||Renáta Tolvai||"Hagylak menni"||Did not qualify||11||68|
|11||Lviv||Paddy and the Rats||"Pilgrim on the road"||12||128||09||81|
|12||Herning||Laura Cserpes||"Ments meg ha fáj!"||23||70||04||86|
|13||Tel-Aviv||Gergő Szakács||"Ősz utca"||21||72||06||75|
|14||Astana||Honeybeast||"Egyedül"||Did not qualify||19||31|
|16||Jerusalem||Did not compete|
|18||Brussels||Joni||"Reverse the Rain"||Did not qualify||20||17|
|20||Tirana||Adri Nagy||"Hey Hey Baby"||20||33|
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