United Kingdom: It’s Molly Smitten-Downes to Copenhagen!

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United Kingdom: It’s Molly Smitten-Downes to Copenhagen!

Revealed earlier than anticipated, it has been announced that Molly Smitten-Downes will represent the United Kingdom at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen.

Last Friday, the BBC announced that the UK representative would be revealed in an exclusive launch via the BBC Red Button channel. They also noted that the artist had been discovered with the help of BBC Introducing, the platform which helps to discover unsigned artists. On Sunday, a special London video shoot took place where the UK Eurovision entry would be recorded in advance for the big Monday announcement. A small number of people were able to view the recording and it has since been revealed that Molly Smitten-Downes will represent the UK at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest.

Although the song has not been officially confirmed as of now, it has been strongly suggested by Twitter users that the name of the entry will be called Children of the universe. Official confirmation is set to be revealed on the UK Launch show tonight via the BBC Red Button channel at 20:25 CET. Fans will also be able to view the show online via the eurovision.tv website.

A few of her other songs will be listed below.

Never forget

It’s you

Strange alien

Stay tuned to esctoday.com for the latest news on the United Kingdom and the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest.

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About the author

Jessica Weaver
Jessica Weaver

Jessica was born and raised in the United Kingdom. Eurovision has been a huge part of her life for a number of years, getting to see the contest live for the first time in 2015. Jessica joined the ESCToday team in November 2013.

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  • Grahame

    Well done BBC! I just love this girls voice,she is a real talent worth giving a try on the international scene and you can’t get BIGGER than the Eurovision, as millions around the world tune into this event and not just europe. So again well done on choice of song and artist:) I will be cheering for Molly, come May in Copenhagen. To all those people who think we will get nowhere – think again!

  • Fatima

    Have they got it right ? A good effort, but I feel it’s all too late. The song which will win in May has already been doing the rounds.


    BBC just introduced the song . It’s good ! Don’t want to sound over excited but it’s a lot better than our recent entries and much better than most songs chosen so far.

  • Mark

    Oh My word Mr BBC, Looks like you got your act together this year! Can’t wait to hear the song!

  • Andrew Crawford

    Wow, Molly has a great voice, listen to her track Pray For You, a very strong song & great vocal. Hope Molly’s Eurovision song is as strong.

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  • Hayden

    Waiting for tonight’s song presentation, but it appears that the BBC may have finally got it right this time! A great singer, contemporary sound, and not cringeworthy at all! All the signs are good…