Leonor Bergé, the grandmother of the singer Chanel, has been one of the collateral protagonists of the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest: “We knew it was worth it, but it has been very impressive”he explained after following, from Olesa de Montserrat (Barcelona), the gala in which his granddaughter obtained the third position.
It was Chanel Terrero herself who put Leonor on the map when she mentioned her after winning the Benidorm Fest final: “T’estimo iaia!”he exclaimed. The artist’s grandmother and grandfather were two of the almost 1,500 people who gathered last night at the Teatre de la Passió de Olesa to follow the performance of the Spanish representative in Eurovision.
During Chanel’s performance, neither of them took their eyes off the screenvisibly excited. Finished the count and confirmed the historic third place, Leonor highlighted the security with which her granddaughter acted.
“We knew she was worth it, but he had not yet entered that world. It has been very impressive to see that the first time that she appears at a contest like this she has reached where she has arrived,” she said. “She is a winner!” Added other residents of the Catalan town where Chanel grew up and who followed the gala until well into the morning.