- SEA OF FLAGS available NOW: via itunes
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Australian singer /songwriter Jessica Mauboy has just made Eurovision history by performing at the second semi final in Cophenhagen tonight. It is the first time a solo artist from a non European Union country has been invited to attend the event as a guest and perform on the Eurovision stage.
Performing the anthemic and uplifting SEA OF FLAGS that Jessica co-wrote specifically for the event, Jessica took to the stage during the second semi final against a backdrop of images of the Australian landscape illuminated across the giant screens.
Wearing a gold custom made dress by Australian fashion designer Toni Maticevski http://www.tonimaticevski.com, Jessica lit up the stage and captivated the audience in the room with her performance.
SEA OF FLAGS which is now available for purchase via itunes, reflects Indigenous Australian culture as well as speaking of unity for all the nations represented in the competition.
Prior to her rehearsal earlier in the day, Jessica met with Her Royal Highness The Crown Princess Mary who came to the venue to wish the Aussie star good luck for her performance.
With 2.1 million sales in Australia and numerous awards, Jessica Mauboy is one of Australia's most successful female performers of all time.
Jessica Mauboy has sold 2.1 million sales in Australia and has achieved 11 x Top 20 multiple platinum-selling ARIA singles. 'Her debut album 'Been Waiting', achieved double platinum sales. Her follow up album 'Get 'Em Girls', was a top 10 ARIA album and spawned 4 multi platinum selling singles. Her current album Beautiful debuted at #3 on the National ARIA Album chants and has produced numerous hits including platinum selling 'Pop A Bottle (Fill Me Up)' and current single 'Never Be The Same'. Jessica has been awarded numerous awards including 2013 ARIA Award for Best Female, 2009 ARIA Award for Highest Selling single, MTV Australia Award, ARIA #1 chart award, APRA Award, 7 Deadly Awards (Indigenous Achievement Awards), 3 NT Indigenous Music Awards, 2 IT List Awards and an ACCTA & AFCA for Best Supporting Actress for her work in The Sapphires.
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