Switzerland – According to the SF official twitter page, Lys Assia is going to wear her winning dress of the 1956 Eurovision Song Contest in the Swiss national final which is due to be held 10th December. The tweet read “I’m going to wear the 1956 winning dress at the national final (hope it still fits…)“.
Lys Assia is a strong favourite to win the Swiss ticket to Baku with her ballad “C’etait Ma Vie”. Could the dress be good luck for the former Eurovision winner? The dress is expected to be one of the most discussed topics when the Swiss national final is taking place. The whole of Europe will be watching Assia waiting to see if she makes it to Baku. Lys Assia won the Eurovision Song Contest back in 1956, which was the first edition of Europe’s favourite TV-show. The ballad was written by Ralph Siegel and Jean Paul Cara, here it is:
Futhermore Assia is in the lead with 30.77% of the votes in our Swiss national final poll. Can the Eurovision legend make it to Azerbaijan?
Source – ESCDAILY