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Electro Velvet

© EBU/Andres Putting


Quick Facts

Alex Larke
Bianca Nicholas

2014-2015, 2018

🇬🇧 British

National Selection
Internal selection 2015

In Eurovision
2015 Vienna

Still In Love With You


Electro Velvet were a British musical duo. The duo existed of Bianca Nicholas and Alex Larke.

Bianca Nicholas has appeared on popular TV shows like The X Factor and The Voice UK. She has had notable performances, including singing a duet with Will Young and performing in front of Prince William, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince Harry. In 2011, Nicholas released a single called “Hold On To Your Dreams,” which made it onto the UK Top 100 singles chart. Additionally, she had a small role in the 1999 film Sleepy Hollow with Johnny Depp. It’s worth noting that Nicholas suffers from cystic fibrosis.

Larke, on the other hand, was born in Welwyn Garden City. He currently serves as the lead singer for The Rolling Stones tribute group called The Rolling Clones and has toured extensively with the band in the UK and internationally. Larke has collaborated with notable artists like Cut La Roc and Donald D on their album Larger Than Life, which also features Gary Lightbody, the frontman of Snow Patrol. Apart from his music career, Larke works part-time in a primary school and teaches ukulele and recorder. In the past, he worked in a special needs school, focusing on children and young adults with profound to severe learning difficulties.

Regarding their participation in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2015, Electro Velvet was chosen by the BBC to represent the United Kingdom with their song “Still in Love with You.” The song received mixed to negative reviews upon its announcement. In the contest, they received 5 points and ranked 24th out of 27 participants. 

Following their Eurovision experience, Electro Velvet expressed gratitude to their fans on their official Facebook page and hinted at upcoming plans. However, their debut EP, which was scheduled for release and available for pre-order on PledgeMusic, was ultimately canceled due to Nicholas’ ongoing health issues.

After a pause of three years, Electro Velvet went back to the studio in 2018 to record a new song, “Take me home”. However, the song did not know any follow up.


Still In Love With You

🇬🇧 United Kingdom



David Mindel
Adrian Bax White

David Mindel
Adrian Bax White

Scarlette Douglas
Joe Hunt
Sophie Carmen Jones
Ryan Heseltine

Results Semi

Points: –
Position: –
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Results Finals

Points: 5
Position: 24
Running order: 5