Eurovision 2009 Hopeful Jade Performs ‘Deja Vu’

Published: Sunday 11th Jan 2009 by Sam
{For those not in the know as what Eurovision is, it is essentially a televised competition which sees acts from European countries competing on one stage for their country to be crowned overall winner. While in some European countries the show is taken very serious, over here it is kinda looked at kinda tongue in cheek}
It appears the BBC are trying to inject some much needed credibility back into the UK’s entry for the Eurovision song contest, after dismal results in past years. The Beeb are running an X-Factor styled show to choose this year’s UK entry called ‘Your Country Needs You’. A contestant who stood out from last night’s first episode was East Londoner, Jade. Check out her performance of Beyonce’s ‘Deja Vu’ below:

By no means perfect, but still pretty good all the same. She has a very good stage presence and, despite some shaky parts, held her own singing and dancing.

Kinda off-topic, but the UK is in much need of commercial urban artists with the total package, hence me feeling that I’d much prefer acts like Jade receive contracts instead.

What do you think the performance?

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  1. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    She used to be in a group with Cherri V who were signed to Sony – I forget the name of it..
    Beautiful girl.
    She is still signed I believe…Toby Gad was talking about working with her recently…She’s obviously just using this as leverage for her solo career in the future…smart move.

  2. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    I was there at the recording of this at the B** studios. Its penned to be a knock out x factor style programme but I think she is a plant and will deff win it regardless cos she was drafted in at the last minute. cough cough

  3. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    not feeling it

  4. beast January 11, 2009

    skinny b**** thats what i think about it

  5. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    Don’t hate cos you can only wash yourself with a rag on a stick.

    Fat beast.

  6. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    ^^^^ lol fat beast thats funny!!!

    but yea that b**** is bad…im checking for her

  7. Fleur January 11, 2009

    Nice performance.
    It could use more energy. Nevertheless, I like that she makes “Deja Vu” her own.

  8. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    She is good.
    UK is always the wrost country on Eurovision… and you have sucha gret artists… :S

  9. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    Wow! She was okay, a bit more copy cat then original, she has a good voice but nothing wow but i guess people will be falling over backwards for another light skin chick. I’m still checking for my girls Estellle, waiting for what Alexandra has to offer and looking forward to Monica and La Toya’s forthcoming projects… Oh, and Toni Braxton

  10. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    I think you’ll find the group she was in was called Trinity Stone, Cherri V was another singer in the group.

  11. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    beyonce does it way better!! but i like her version..but her arms are bones

  12. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    ughhhh I wanna puke, that’s bad, Déjà-vu it’s beyoncé, none can do it like she does

  13. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    And i’m guessin its another loss for the U.K this year!-now thats ‘Deja-vu’.

  14. Anonymous January 11, 2009

    LMAO. herw we go another beyonce comparison, how did i know that would happen, again again and againnnn, f** offfff!!

  15. ND January 11, 2009

    I want my 2:26 minutes back WTF did i jus waste my life watching dat. I feel sick. She can sing but not that song and im disturbed. That dress, her smile and the awkwardness NO!

  16. Anonymous January 12, 2009

    Funny that there should be a Beyonce comparison when she’s singing a Beyonce song

  17. Anonymous January 12, 2009

    I actually liked her version of the song and she SO owned it!!! She does have the look and hopefully will make it far!

  18. Ms Keia January 12, 2009

    It was an okay performance . . . it needed more energy . . .

  19. Anonymous January 15, 2009

    She is the BEST there in the COMP!!!!!!! She deserves to win!!!!!

  20. Marcus January 16, 2009

    She did such a good job, not as much energy as Beyonce, but she wasnt TRYING to be Beyonce, she made it her own. I love the fact that she chose Deja Vu though. LOVED IT!

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