Warner Music has revealed that Afrojack will be performing his new single “Hero” as part of the Interval Act for the Eurovision 2021 Grand Final.
Afrojack and David Guetta’s latest collaboration “Hero” is set to be performed during the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 according to Warner Music. The label states that Afrojack will be performing it as part of the interval act titled “Music Binds Us”.
The interval act is described in the Press Handbook as:
One of the leading DJs in the world Afrojack, will feature in this
act which starts with a VT from the Erasmus Bridge where a
classical orchestra is set up to play together with singer Wulf. At
a unique location in the city centre of Rotterdam Afrojack and
Wulf will be giving a first class show.
Dancers will help create a transition to Rotterdam Ahoy,
where Glennis Grace (Dutch entry Eurovision Song Contest
2005) gives a glittering performance. The act is directed by
Dutch director Tim Oliehoek.
Afrojack commented on the song saying:
“This song is a return to our roots, with big melodies, big vocals and a big drop. It’s great to be able to combine a meaningful song with our festival-ready music. “
The Eurovision Song Contest 2021 will take place on May 18, 20, and 22 in Rotterdam. A total of 39 countries will take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Eurovision 2020 was due to be held in Rotterdam after Duncan Laurence gave the Netherlands their first victory since 1975 with the song “Arcade”. After the cancelation of the 2020 contest, it was decided that Rotterdam would host the 2021 contest instead.
Afrojack – Image Source: Music Mix Asia | Source: Warner Music