Eurovision By Year
1968 OverviewHOST COUNTRY: United Kingdom HOST CITY: London HOST VENUE: Royal Albert Hall HOST BROADCASTER: BBC HOST PRESENTERS: Katie Boyle INTERVAL ACTS: Imressions from London
GRAND FINAL: 6th April
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 17
Who Won in 1968?
SONG La La La
1968 FactsThe first contest broadcast in colour and to use moving images behind the artists.
The original artist from Spain wanted to sing in the Catalan language, he was replaced and the song, now in Spanish, went on to win.