The UK’s 2016 Eurovision entry Joe Woolford and Jake Shakeshaft have been signed by Sony Music it has been revealed.
The pair both appeared on last year’s show with Joe making it through to the live shows whilst Jake made it as far as the knockouts.
The two then later formed a duo, and entered the running to represent us at Eurovision.
After winning the selection vote with their track ‘You’re Not Alone’, the pair have now been signed by Sony Records.
Joe and Jake said: “We are so excited to be signed by Sony! This whole experience has been a dream come true and we cannot wait to hit the stage at Eurovision.
“‘You’re Not Alone’ is a song that means so much to us. Representing our nation is an absolute honour and we really want to make the UK proud”.
— Sony Music UK (@SonyMusicUK) March 11, 2016
Phil Savill, managing director of Sony Music Commercial Group, added: “Joe and Jake are a fantastically talented pair of artists and ‘You’re Not Alone’ is an outstanding song, its no surprise that they were chosen to represent the UK with this track in Stockholm.
“We are delighted to be working with the guys on making this year’s UK Eurovision entry a huge International hit and launching the careers of this amazing act!”
Eurovision 2016 airs on May 14 on BBC One.