Britain awards just like last year, a singer to the Eurovision song Contest. SuRie won Wednesday the national final with the song Storm. Jury and the public chose her, out of six acts.
SuRie is no stranger to the song contest. She sang in 2015 in the backup singers of the Belgian Loïc Nottet and last year, was again involved in the Belgian submission, this time as a musical companion of Blanche. Did earlier SuRie background work for, among others, Chris Martin and Will Young.
The singer must be in Portugal, where the song contest this year takes place at last again on British success ensure. In the past fifteen years, ended the country only once in the top ten, and was three times last. In Portugal comes SuRie Waylon. He does so on behalf of the Netherlands on the liedjesfestijn. The final of the song contest on 12 may.