The countdown to the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest (a little over two months away) has already begun, with some of the contestants to be featured in the semi finals on May 12 and 14 already releasing video clips to their Eurovision songs. So with the countdown already underway, we’re continuing to show our excitement of Eurovision 2009 by featuring some of the songs you may just be seeing at the final in Moscow on May 16.
FRANCE : PATRICIA KAAS – Et S’il Fallait Le Faire
It seems that a number of countries are bringing out the ‘big guns’ in an attempt to win votes in this year’s Eurovision competition – and France is no different, selecting award-winning French superstar Patricia Kaas as their 2009 entrant. And after selling in excess of 16 million albums in the past eleven years, she’s well poised to be a serious contender with her truly sublime, breathy vocals over one of only a handful of songs sung in the native language. ‘Et S’il Fallait Le Faire’ translates as ‘And If It Had To Be Done.