Roger Pontare

Roger Pontare ( born October 17, 1951 in Slagnäs ) is a Swedish singer.

In 1994 he won together with Marie Bergman the Melodifestivalen with the song Stjärnorna (English: the stars). When Euro Vision Song Contest in Dublin, the duo achieved a respectable 13th place at 25 starters. In 2000 he won, this time as a solo artist, again the Melodifestivalen with the song När vindarna Viskar mitt namn (German: "If the winds whisper my name "). In Stockholm, he joined with the English version When spirits are calling my name ( When the spirits call my name). He reached 7th place.