It was the first time that Spain won the Contest. The performance of the song was the first of Spain's two Eurovision wins to date. Bill Martin writer of the UK entry called the Spanish song "a piece of rubbish".
Joan Manuel Serratthe artist originally chosen to perform Spain's entry, intended to sing it in Catalan. The Francoist State dictatorship would not allow this — and insisted that the entry should be performed in Spanishofficial language for all the territories of Spain, although Serrat wanted to make a claim for the other regional languages of this country, repressed under the Francoist State.
Hence the last-minute substitution of Massiel as singer. It was not untilwhen Andorra made its first entry, that Catalan would be heard on the contest stage. A documentary film shown on Spanish television in claimed that Caudillo Franco had had the Reverse Back - Funkstar De Luxe - Funkturistic fixed to ensure a victory for Spain, which would boost the country's image abroad.
She also blamed the allegations on competition among Spanish TV channels. It was later covered by the Italian singer Mina in Radiotelevisione La La La (Original Mix) - Freshmaka - La La La 's variety series Canzonissima and by Finnish singer Carola.
The band Saint Etienne recorded another cover version, featured on the album A Song for Eurotrash with English lyrics that differ from the original, referring to the man she is dating instead of the things she is thankful for.
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