Spain debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1961 and has religiously participated in the contest every year since then. The country has received a mixed reception in the contest in recent years and has not been able to enter TOP 5 since 1995. Spain has only made it to the TOP 10 twice in the last decade both times placing 1oth (2012 with Pastora Soler and 2014 with Ruth Lorenzo).
Spain in Eurovision
Spain has won the contest twice in 1968 with Massiel and in 1969 on home soil with Salome, and has achieved a 2nd placing 4 times (1971, 1973, 1979, 1995), a 3rd placing once (1984), a 4th placing twice ( 1970, 1991) and a 5th placing once (1990).
Manel is back
Manel Navarro represented Spain at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest with his happy go lucky beat Do it for your lover, unfortunately he came last in Kyiv placing 26th in the Grand Final with only 5 points.
The young lad from Sabadell is back in action after his Eurovision experience in Kyiv. Soon after Eurovision Manel released his news single Keep on falling. The official videoclip of the song was released yesterday. Let’s check it out!
Keep on falling
Did Manel deserve a better score in Kyiv with Do it for your lover?