Iran debuted in the 1st Edition of East Vision Song Contest, followed by participation in #02, #03 and take an edition break. They make their returning in #05 but failed to qualify to the final as well. Due to lack of artists and disagreement on the past results, Iran had a withdrawing in #06.
Iran along with Iraq sent their applications to enter the NBU shortly before the deadline of the fifth edition's confirmations. Head of Iranian broadcaster IRIB told that Iran has made positive experiences with the participation in the East Vision Song Contest. However, the NBU rejected it with the executive supervisor saying that it is really implausible.