The BBC, the British national broadcaster, have announced their plans for the forthcoming 2022 Eurovision Song Contest, in Turin. After collaborating with BMG, the BBC and BBC Studios have teamed up with TaP Music. TaP Music have the likes of Dua Lipa, Lana del Rey and Ellie Goulding on their books.
Kate Phillips, BBC’s Controller of Entertainment Commissioning, had the following to say:
“In the UK our love for Eurovision is as big as ever and we have grand ambitions for the 2022 Contest, so we’re really excited to announce this collaboration that will enable us to tap into some great music talent.”
Suzy Lamb, BBC Studios Managing Director, had the following to say:
“BBC Studios are proud to once again be producing the coverage of the biggest music competition in world. We’re excited to be collaborating with TaP Music. Their expertise in managing world class artists and finding huge international hit records speaks for itself and we look forward to working with them on the UK act and song for the 2022 contest.”
Ben Mawson, from TaP Music, had the following to say:
“We’re really excited to be teaming up with the BBC for this event and will use Eurovision to authentically reflect and celebrate the rich, diverse and world-class musical talent the UK is globally renowned for.”
Author: Richard Taylor