As a kind of alternative Eurovision contest, some rare grooves from one of my favourite compilation albums The Urge - volume 1 from 2002. I'm still waiting for volume 2.
Ocells del Més enllà (part II) - Jordi Sabatés [Spain 1977]
Turtle Soup - Chakachas [Belgium 1973]
Casa Forte - Isabelle Aubret [France 1971]
If you guess that most of this sounds very Brazilian than you're right. But than again, the world championship soccer is coming soon. You may guess again which team I'm going to support.