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Tonight: London Eurovision Preview Party

26 April 2015 at 04:05 CEST
Conchita Wurst
Tonight the last Eurovision Song Contest preview event takes place at the Café de Paris in London. 16 of this year's participants will showcase their songs in the London Preview Party. The sell out event will be hosted by Paddy O'Connell (BBC commentator and radio presenter) and Nicki French (UK entrant in 2000).

The London Eurovision Party is now in its eighth year, and for the second year will be held in the Café de Paris in the heart of the west end of London.

The following artists from 2015 will be appearing:

Albania - Elhaida Dani

Australia - Guy Sebastian

Austria - The Makemakes

Cyprus - John Karayiannis

Czech Republic - Marta Jandová and Václav Noid Bárta

Germany - Ann Sophie

Greece - Maria-Elena Kyriakou

Hungary - Boggie

Latvia - Aminata

Malta - Amber

Moldova - Eduard Romanyuta

Montenegro - Knez

Norway - Mørland & Debrah Scarlett

Sweden - Måns Zelmerlöw

Switzerland - Mélanie René

United Kingdom - Electro Velvet

It won't just be songs from the 2015 contest that will be performed on the stage at the Café de Paris, as some of the artists will be performing some additional, and sometimes familiar, songs.

Special Guests

The headline special guest is Conchita Wurst (2014 winner for Austria), Also appearing are former participants Ray Caruana (United Kingdom 1989), Christer Björkman (Sweden 1992), Sarbel (Greece 2007), Kurt Calleja (Malta 2012) and Kitty Brucknell who participated in this year's Swiss and Moldovan selections.

The United Kingdom entrants from 2015, Electro Velvet,  will be on familiar territory as the Café de Paris was the location used to film their preview video. Tonight they get the opportunity to perform Still In Love With You in front of a home crowd.

Watch Electro Velvet at the Café de Paris will be covering the press session with all the artists at the London Preview Party, and bringing you the highlights of tonight's concert.

Who are you looking forward to seeing at the London Preview Party?