"Só sei ser feliz assim" - MTM
"Oh I only know how to be happy this way, with your kiss hugging me"
The Portuguese Final was held at Europarque in Santa Maria da Feira on March 7th, hosted by Sónia Araújo & Cristina Möhler - however it wasn't broadcast until March 11th. Before the final there were 5 semi-finals - click here for details: PORTUGUESE SEMI-FINALS 2001 The winner was chosen by 20 regional juries.
|1||Agora||Now||Fernando de Almeida||226||
|2||No tom das cores||Colour tone||Sónia Mota||257||
|3||Amor, my love||Love, my love||Euro||222||
|4||Assim por ti||Thus for you||Us 2||160||
|5||Tu és o ser||You are the essence||Elisabete Soares||207||
|6||Poder voar||Be able to fly||Tribo Urbana||225||
|7||Choro no fado||Fado tears||Patrícia Colaço & Duo Demo||275||
|8||Chamar por ti||Calling for you||Nuno Junqueira||206||
|9||Secreta passagem||Secret passage||Mónica Ferraz||142||10th|
|10||Só sei ser feliz assim||I only know how to be happy this way||MTM||280||
MTM came 17th at the ESC. One of the duo - Marco Quelhas, previously came 2nd in the 1990 Portuguese Final in the group Karamurú and took part in the 1992 & 1994 Portuguese Semi-Finals.
IRISH NATIONAL FINAL 2001
2001 NATIONAL FINALS