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Sweet Dreams won't be giving up

I'm Never Giving Up starts out as one song (a vaguely Euro-disco number) but then, oh dear, along comes the sing-along chorus.

Sweet Dreams.
Sweet dreams for the United Kingdom.

I'm Never Giving Up

Sweet Dreams

United Kingdom


79 points (sixth)


For the first time, the contest comes from (West) Germany, and, specifically, the Rudi-Sedlmayer-Halle.

Our hostess for the evening is the alluring blonde lovely Marlene Charell who not only presents in three languages but also dances during the interval and creates the flower arrangements for the show. <