The Eurovision Song Contest is celebrating its 60th anniversary and we are expecting a diamond production!

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Well, not much but the pair of them definitely have a past and it's all laid bare in their profiles below. Born in Welwyn Garden City, Alex’s passion for music began at the age of 15 when he received a copy of the Oasis album (What’s The Story) Morning Glory.

From that moment on, Alex was transfixed and from then on knew that all that he wanted to do was play guitar, write and sing.

A self-professed fan of the Rolling Stones, Alex is currently lead singer for tribute group The Rollin’ Clones, one of the biggest Rolling Stones tribute shows in the world.

It will, as always, be preceded by two live semi-finals, the first of which will take place on May 19, with the second airing on May 21.

Electro Velvet are the UK's entrant for this year's Eurovision Song Contest.

Made up of Alex Larke and Bianca Nicholas, the musical duo will represent the UK in Vienna in May with their entry Still in Love With You.

But what do we know about the UK's only hopes for Eurovision glory?

The UK will be hoping that electric swing duo Electro Velvet will be able to do the business in Austria - and you can help them win by casting your votes on the night.

Singing duo Alex Larke and Bianca Nicholas will be performing their song entry Still in Love With You and it could be the UK's year, after last year's Molly Smitten-Downes' disappointing ranking.

It's not long now, so here's everything you need to know about Eurovision Song Contest...

This year Eurovision Song Contest's live final will take place on Saturday May 23.