Nation Song Contest
Nation Song Contest 196
"Down to the Ocean"
Date 10 August - 4 September 2021
Host RahasiaDiati.png Rahasia-Diati
Venue Rahasia-Diati
Winner Vylkuzeme.png Vylkuzeme
Dzima - Flower Maiden
Voting system Each nation gives 1-8, 10 and 12 points to their 10 favorite songs
Entries 58
Debuting nations None
Returning nations Riya-Sampetrina.png Riya-Sampetrina
Withdrawing nations Perryfornia.png Perryfornia
RedwoodRepublic.png Redwood Republic
Nul points None
Confirmation 10 - 16 August 2021
Semifinal voting 17 - 24 August 2021
Semifinal results 26 August 2021
Final voting 27 August - 3 September 2021
Final results 4 September 2021
Nation Song Contest
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The 196th edition of the Nation Song Contest will be held in Rahasia-Diati following its win in Serenes in the previous edition.

Perryfornia and Redwood Republic both withdrew, while Riya-Sampetrina returned.

Vylkuzeme took its maiden victory with "Flower Maiden" by Dzima, edging out second-place Oussou Empire by 7 points in a close race. Completing the top 6 were Serenes, Aimūlli, Kimmystan and New Bander State.