Eurovision 2016 to air on US TV
THE Eurovision Song Contest will air live in the US for the first time in its 60-year history.
The grand final will be broadcast on American TV after the European Broadcasting Union reached a deal with cable network Logo.
Launched in 2012, the Viacom-owned network features a range of lifestyle programming primarily aimed at the LGBT community.
Its website describes Eurovision as “the biggest, boldest, campiest music competition on earth”.
Eurovision will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, from May 10, with the grand final on May 14.
The theme for this year’s competition is “Come Together”.
Joe and Jake will represent the UK with competing with 41 other countries.