Kasey Smith (singer)

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Kasey Smith
Kasey Smith, ESC2014 Meet & Greet 03.jpg
Kasey Smith (2014)
Background information
Born (1990-03-29) 29 March 1990 (age 24)
Dublin, Ireland[1]
Occupations Singer
Associated acts Wonderland, Can-Linn

Kasey Smith (born 29 March 1990) is an Irish singer who represented her country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.[2][3] She performed the song "Heartbeat" with the group Can-Linn but failed to make it to the final.[4] Smith is a former member of the group Wonderland, which was mildly successful ultimately doing school gigs and a few festivals she also attempted to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2013 with the song "Kiss Me", ultimately placing third in the national final.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1 March 2014 - 08:39 AM (19 February 2014). "Can-linn to represent Ireland at Eurovision; Walsh and Martin row on show". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kasey Smith's our Eurovision rep - RTÉ Ten". Rte.ie. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  3. ^ Updated 1 March 2014 12:03 AM (28 February 2013). "Linda Martin and Aslan star have stand-up row during Eurovision sing-off". Independent.ie. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  4. ^ Roxburgh, Gordon (28 February 2014). "Ireland to be represented by Kasey Smith". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 28 February 2014. 
  5. ^ Kathryn Rogers (8 February 2013). "Pop babes – Kasey Smith and Zoe Alexis Bohorquez faves for Eurovision 2013 - Irish Daily Star | Irish Daily Star". Thestar.ie. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  6. ^ Melanie Finn Showbiz Editor – 8 February 2013 10:35 AM (8 February 2013). "Eurovision is my last chance says ex-Wonderland beauty Kasey". Herald.ie. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Ryan Dolan with "Only Love Survives"
Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest
2014
Succeeded by
Incumbent