Last of the Big Five now, and WHAT a song. But could it be another Big Five victory – only the second one this century?
For France, it will have been a victory long-awaited. You have to rewind back to 1977 for their last win, and back to 2002 to find their last top 5 finish. Once thing I have always loved about them though, is that despite the last decade being full of disappointing results (including half of them finishing in the bottom 5), they have always brought something interesting to the show. There is no “typical” French entry. For this reason, I think they deserve more to show for their position as a founder member of the contest. Continue reading