The song represented France at the Eurovision Song Contestwhere it came in fourth place. The song is in praise of Corsica itself, with Fiori likening the island to a mother taking pity on all who come to her.
The majority of the song is in French, however Fiori also tells the island "tonight I am singing in Corsican for you"which he then does, singing that it is as if the whole world were doing so.
Fiori also recorded a German language version of the song, "Mama Korsika". The song delivers the first and one of rare occasions that the Corsican language was heard at the yearly Eurovision Song Contest, its next appearance being made only 18 years later with France's entry in At the close of voting, it had received points, placing fourth in a field of From Wikipedia, the free A Taste Of Love - Various - Spaghetti Dance. This article needs additional citations for verification.
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