🇦🇺 Close to me: listen to Isaiah Firebrace’s new song
Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece)
AUSTRALIA – Following his X-Factor win, Firebrace reported that he was interested in representing Australia in the Eurovision Song Contest, and put his name forward for possible participation in the 2017 contest.
On 7 March 2017, broadcaster SBS announced that they had internally selected Firebrace to represent Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev, Ukraine. His entry, “Don’t Come Easy”, was written by DNA Songs, who also composed Dami Im’s entry “Sound of Silence”.
On 9 May 2017, he qualified from the first semi-final and competed in the final on 13 May, finishing in ninth position.
In 2018, Firebrace appeared as a guest quiz master on Have You Been Paying Attention?.