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Monaco in the Eurovision Song Contest 2005

Eurovision Song Contest 2005
Country Monaco
National selection
Selection processInternal Selection
Selected entrantLise Darly
Selected song"Tout de moi"
Finals performance
Semi-final resultFailed to qualify (24th, 22 points)
Monaco in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄2004 2005 2006►

The French singer Lise Darly was selected internally represent Monaco in the Eurovision Song Contest 2005 with the song "Tout de Moi" (All Of Me). Lise finished second to Maryon in the Monegasque singer selection of 2004. The song is written and composed by Philippe Bosco.

Lise Darly started her career in 1996 and has won several competitions, such as the ‘Graine de Star Tour’ in Mandelieu, where she came first out of 100 participants. In 2001 she decided to turn professional, touring with several famous French-speaking artists . In 2003 she started performing with the Grand Orchestra of Baie des Anges at shows, conferences and parties. Since then she has been travelling around to sing in France and other European countries. In 2004, Lise took part in the Eurovision casting process organized by TMC. Lise came in second to 2004 participant Maryon.

The spokesperson who revealed Monaco's votes for other countries was TMC host Anne Allegrini.[1]

At Eurovision

Because Monaco failed to qualify in 2004, Lise was forced to compete in the semi-final. Here, Lise performed 6th, following Latvia and preceding Israel. She came 24th with 22 points, thus failing to qualify to the Grand Final.

Points Awarded by Monaco

Points Awarded to Monaco

Points Awarded to Monaco (Semi-Final)
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

References

  1. ^ Philips, Roel (2005-05-17). "The 39 spokespersons!". ESCToday. Retrieved 2009-04-28. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)