May 012016

Today Nicky joined Sunday Bruch for some yummy(and not so yummy) food and a little chat about the album and Eurovision.

Was hoping to have the clips up tonight, but having sound issues, so check back hopefully tomorrow they will be available.


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May 012016
Nicky on Ray D’arcy 30-04-16

Nicky popped back into RTE to speak with Ray again before he headed off for Eurovision.

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Apr 302016

Ireland’s Eurovision entrant Nicky Byrne says his performance wouldn’t look out of place at the Grammys or MTV Awards and revealed his Westlife bandmates aren’t surprised by his decision to represent Ireland in the contest.


The 2fm presenter will perform Sunlight at this year’s competition in Stockholm and the former Westlife star admitted he hopes to shine bright on stage.

“The whole stage is LED driven – both behind the performances and on the floor. Lee Lodge, who has worked with the likes of One Direction and Robbie Williams, has come up with some great graphics for the screens,” Nicky told TEN. “It’s obviously sunlight based and there’s some stuff going on that would look like a sun or be from that point of view,” he added.

The 37-year-old singer will be vying for a place in the Eurovision on the second night of the semi-finals on RTÉ2 on May 12 in Sweden, and revealed his routine will be completely different to his Westlife days.

“I can’t give away too much just yet about the costume but it’s not going to be a white suit. It’s a little bit more pop meets rock ‘n’ roll.  We always wanted the performance to look a little bit like an Imagine Dragons, Coldplay or Maroon 5 style performance.

“Even though it’s Eurovision, it still wouldn’t look amiss on any big music show like the MTV Music Awards or the Grammys.

“That’s the kind of look we’re going for. Even from a costume point of view it will be quite like that,” Nicky added. Continue reading »

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