TikTok star to sing Space Man for UK at Eurovision 2022

Sam Ryder will represent the United Kingdom at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Turin, Italy. He's one of the UK's most followed singers on TikTok, with 12 million fans on the app, and will perform his song Space Man at May's grand final. I love Eurovision. I think it's such a privilege to be able to do it, he tells Radio 1 Newsbeat. Last year's contest in Rotterdam was won by Italian rock group Maneskin. Sam's taking part following two consecutive years where the UK has placed last at Eurovision. I don't want to let the stigma or fear of coming at a certain place in a table stop me from doing something and being a part of something that I enjoy so In 2021, James Newman's entry Embers received the dreaded "nil points" and Michael Rice came bottom in 2019 with balla Read More