UK: It's Electro Velvet with "Still in Love With You" for Eurovision 2015!
Iain Cameron | On 08, Mar 2015
Tonight, on the BBC Red Button, it was revealed that Electro Velvet will sing “Still In Love With You” for the United Kingdom at the 60th Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna!
Electro Velvet is a duet between Bianca Nicholas and Alex Larke. Bianca was an entrant on The Voice last year and Alex is a singer songwriter. The song itself falls into the electro-swing genre and is written in a 1920’s style by David Mindel and Adrian Bax White. The track was selected from hundreds of public submission entries.
The pair commented on how the felt about representing the UK with Alex saying, “I feel incredibly privileged and humbled to be representing the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, for this massively historic 60th anniversary event. We have a fantastic song and will work as hard as is humanly possible to bring the contest home and make our great nation proud. It’s time to get this party started! See you in Vienna!”
Bianca also expressed her joy at being selected, “I am so proud to have been chosen to be a part of the world’s biggest song contest. It’s such an honour to represent the UK, especially in its 60th year too! I have never been to Austria before, and I can’t wait to get out to Vienna and do my best, and I hope to make the UK proud!”
Electro Velvet will represent the United Kingdom in Vienna in May and you can watch the video for “Still in Love With You” below!