Flag of Japan
Broadcaster Japanese Broadcasting Corporation (NHK)
Selection process Internal Selection
Appearances 7 (6 finals)
Debut EVSC #01
Best result 2nd: #05, #07
Worst result 21st (Semi-Final): #04

Japan debuted in the 1st Edition of East Vision Song Contest and has participated in every edition since then. The Japanese broadcaster, Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai/Japan Broadcasting Corporation(NHK), has been in charge for the country's participation since the first edition.

Contestants & Results

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
Edn. Artist Language Song Final Points Semi Points
#01 Perfume Japanese "Magic of Love" 06 84 06 77
#02 Ami Suzuki Japanese "Delightful" 18 49 No semi-finals
#03 Koda Kumi
Japanese "Hot Stuff" 16 41 No semi-finals
#04 Ami Suzuki
feat. Aly & AJ
English, Japanese "Potential Breakup Song" Failed to qualify 21 29
#05 Fairies Japanese "Bling Bling My Love" 02 155 04 92
#06 Ken Hirai
feat. Namie Amuro
Japanese "Grotesque" 03 170 Big 5
#07 Perfume Japanese "Pick Me Up" 02 139 Big 10
#08 TBA Japanese "TBA" TBD TBD Big -