United Kingdom in Eurovision 2017: Lucie Jones to compete in Kyiv

Published 02 Apr 17:48

Lucie Jones Eurovision 2017

At the UK Eurovision 2017 national selection, the public decided that Lucie Jones will be the one to represent the country at the most anticipated music event of the year with the song “Never Give Up on You”. Released at the beginning of the year, the song has become one of the most popular hits in the UK and chances are it will get a great result at the Kyiv final on 13 May.

Who Is the Winner of the Eurovision UK Live Voting

Born on 20 March 1991 in a small village near Cardiff, Lucie Bethan Jones is one of the most successful Welsh young singers of the moment. She first became known to the wide public after participating in the sixth edition of the British X Factor in 2009. Lucie is also a successful model and actress.

Greatest Achievements of the Eurovision UK Representative
Greatest Achievements of the Eurovision UK Representative

Although she only managed to get the eighth place at the X Factor, Lucie proved to be ambitious and didn’t give up on becoming a star. She demonstrated an impressive level of commitment and perseverance. The story of her evolution and success can be of great inspiration to many. After her participation in the popular TV show, she began a modelling career. In addition to that, Jones also acted in several successful West End productions, like “Les Miserables” and “American Psycho”, for which she was appreciated by both fans and critics.

Up to the present day, Lucie Jones has released four very successful singles, “You’ll Never Walk Alone”, “Confidence is Conscienceless”, “The Ballad of Midsomer County” and “Never Give Up on You”. As the name implies, “The Ballad of Midsomer County” was featured on the soundtrack of the popular television series “Midsomer Murders”. While British audiences loved all of her songs, “Never Give Up on You” is the one that made it to the top charts, an achievement which makes her hit worthy of being performed at the Eurovision.

Lucie Jones as a Contestant for One of The Eurovision 2017 Final Countries

Lucie Jones Eurovision 2017 arrival in Kyiv final is almost certain because of the UK biggest financial contributors to the European Broadcasting Union. British people are very confident about Lucie Jones Eurovision potential of winning the competition. Chances are that her hit “Never Give Up on You” will get a really good score, as one of the co-writers of the song is none other than Emmelie de Forest, the Danish winner of the Eurovision 2013.

Don’t miss out on the Eurovision 2017 Kyiv final! Lucie Jones has proven countless time that she has improved herself after her failure at the X Factor is expected to put on one hell of a show! Check our website regularly to find out all the latest news about UK’s representative and other Eurovision 2017 contestants that will participate at this year’s event in Kyiv.

Facts & Figures
Lucie Jones
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Location
United Kingdom
Song for Eurovision
Never Give Up on You
Career start
2009
Language
English
Genre:
Pop
Labels
ArtPeople
Group members
Lucie Jones
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