Gigliola Cinquetti, Eurovision 1964 winner and 1991 Eurovision hostess will perform in Colombia on August 8th with Sergio Fachelli, a famous Chilean singer. It is the first time the Italian singer will perform in South America. The event will take place at Jorge Eliecer Gaitán Theatre and the event is titled “Las Puertas del Cielo” (Heaven’s Doors).
Gigliola is already a legend in Italy having participated in Sanremo Festival 12 times and having won it two times in 1964 and 1966, the last victory of which in a duet with Domenico Modugno.
She participated twice in the Eurovision Song Contest: in 1964 she won and brought the trophy to Italy for the very first time with the song “Non ho l’étà” and again in 1974 with the song “Si” which ranked 2nd!