The Eurovision Song Contest 2018 will take place at the Altice Arena in Lisbon, Portugal and will consist of two semi-finals on 8 and 10 May and the final on .
According to Eurovision rules, all nations with the exceptions of the host country and the "Big 5" (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) are required to qualify from one of two semi-finals in order to compete for the final; the top ten countries from each semi-final progress to the final.
While Coco graduated from London's Laine Theatre Arts School, toured with shows such as , and supported well-known artists with her unmistakable husky voice, Stee had already won the Swiss drumming championships several times by the age of 12 and founded his own rock band.
They then joined forces as Zi BBZ, filmed five seasons of their own reality TV show, worked with a range of artists including LP, Fergie, Brian May, Drew Cole, Donna Summer and produced two records Being a self-made band, Coco and Stee not only write their own music, but also play multiple instruments and produce/edit their own music videos.
ESC 2018 – Die Entscheidungsshow will take place on 4 February 2018 at SRF's Studio 1 in Zürich, hosted by Sven Epiney.
is a spirited song which Coco, 32, and Stee Gfeller, 30, co-wrote with Canadian hit songwriter Laurell Barker. The siblings shame cowards who bully others, and appeal to us all to let others live the way they want to live.
"Bullying stops people from dreaming, from being their true selves, and from really living life.
In 2005, the internal selection of Estonian girl band Vanilla Ninja, performing the song "Cool Vibes", qualified Switzerland to the final where they placed 8th.
Due to their successful result in 2005, Switzerland was pre-qualified to compete directly in the final in 2006.