Having heard last week that the Serbian entry for the 65th Eurovision Song Contest was set to premiere this week, RTS have now revealed a snippet as well as announced the official release date for the song
The Serbian girl-group have been working on “Loco Loco” with Nemanja Antonić & Darko Dimitrov, who are very familiar with the group being the team behind their 2020 entry “Hasta La Vista”.
— RTS | Serbia ESC (@SerbiaESC) March 1, 2021
Who are Hurricane
Hurricane are a pop-R&B group that were formed in 2017. The group consists of three members; Sanja Vučić, Ivana Nikolić and Ksenija Knežević. They sing mostly in English but have also released several songs in Serbian.
Sanja Vučić, known for representing Serbia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 with the song “Goodbye (Shelter)” finishing 18th in the Grand Final.
Ivana Nikolić is a professional dancer and has won national dance competitions on several occasions. She started her singing career in 2016.
Ksenija Knežević began her singing career at a young age, taking part in children’s song festivals. She finished 5th in Beosong, the former Serbian national selection in 2013 as part of SKY’s. She is the daughter of Knez, who represented Montenegro at Eurovision 2015, and provided backing vocals for him at the contest.
Serbia have competed as an independent nation in the Eurovision Song Contest since 2007, and have seen great success in the competition. Their first entry in 2007, Marija Šerifović’s “Molitva”, won the contest in Helsinki with 268 points, making Serbia’s debut one of the most successful in Eurovision history. From then up to their year’s break in 2014, Serbia finished in the top 10 a further two times, including a 3rd place finish in 2012 with Željko Joksimović’s “Nije ljubav stvar”.