The preview videoclip of the French entry Sognu has been released. Amaury Vassili will be representing France at the forthcoming Eurovision Song Contest in Dusseldorf. He will be singing Sognu, an operatic ballad in Corsican.France is one of the founder members of the Eurovision Song Contest having competed at the very first Eurovision Song Contest in 1956. The French have won the contest on 5 ocassions.
France decided to select its Eurovision representative internally. Just like last year, the performer and song were chosen by the French broadcaster France 3. For the second time in the history of the Eurovision Song Contest, a Corsican language song be performed on stage. One of world's youngest professional tenors, Amaury Vassili, will sing his song entitled Sognu at the final of Europe's favourite music show.
Sognu has beenwritten by Daniel Moyne, Quentin Bachelet and Jean-Pierre Marcellesi andwas premieredlast nightin Franceduring the broadcast of the Chabada variety show on France 3.Amaury excelled in performing the 2011 Eurovision entry whilst he showcased hispowerful vocal skills and melodic voice.The preview videoclip of the 2011 French Eurovision entry Sognu has been released.
Sognu -Preview videoclip
Sognu – Amaury Vassili performance at Chabada show