Category Archives: Monaco

411 Notre Planète – Maryon (Monaco, 2004)

Monaco were stalwart regulars at Eurovision in the early years of the contest, notching up an impressive series of results. They competed every year from 1959 to 1979 and in that time won the competition once and finished inside the Top 5 on … Continue reading

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422 Dis Rien – François Deguelt (Monaco, 1962)

We have a particular penchant for Monaco in the early 1960s, already we’ve seen Françoise Hardy and L’amour S’en Va from 1963 (see No. 429), now it’s the turn of Monaco’s entry from the year before (and there’s a couple more … Continue reading

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429 L’amour S’en Va – Françoise Hardy (Monaco, 1963)

Here is our first 1960s entry from a year other than 1964. L’amour S’en Va is the first of seven songs in our countdown from the 1963 contest, which was held at the then recently opened BBC Television Centre studios … Continue reading

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443 Comme On S’aime – Anne-Marie Godart & Peter McLane (Monaco, 1972)

After Paula Seling and Ovi (see No. 444), now for a completely different female-male duet. No two songs could better exemplify Eurovision’s evolution over the past 40 years. All the best Saturday night TV shows have been so-called ‘family entertainment’ and … Continue reading

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