She was revealed as Australia’s representative for Eurovision 2018 way back in December. Fast forward to the eve of Sydney’s Mardi Gras last Saturday, Jessica Mauboy revealed her support for the event with the hashtag #WEGOTLOVE— a hint about her Eurovision entry, hidden in plain sight.And now– after lots of teases, leakages and bits— Jessica has actually finally released her song for Lisbon “We Got Love”.
Jessica Mauboy “We Got Love” Official Video
“We Got Love” officially landed at midnight on Friday early morning, Melbourne time.The track
is co-written by Jessica and DNA — David Musumeci and Anthony Egizii (who likewise composed the entries for Dami Im in 2016 and Isaiah Firebrace in 2017). David and Anthony explain the story their track, as “a pointer that love, approval and the power of inclusivity can conquer all challenges or challenges that occur”.
It’s a mid-tempo pop number everything about empowerment in the face of a screening relationship. The accompanying film clip sees Jessica getting damp and dancing on her own inside a light box– all in front of a forecast of contrasting nature and contemporary light images. She ain’t gon na give up– because Ms Mauboy has sass, style and love to share.The course to
today’s release has been as rocky as the Northern Area Jessica comes from. On Monday night, a full variation of the track dripped online– only to be removed shortly after by Jessica’s record label Sony.And while
many eagle-eyed fans did get a taste of the dripped track, Jessica’s main release remasters the leaked variation, cutting the track to fit within the three minutes as specified under Eurovision guidelines and finishing on a powerful note.Speaking to wiwiblogger William back in December after her official statement as the Australian entrant for 2018, Jessica exposed her passion for Eurovision, informing us that she has “unfinished organisation” at the competitors following her participation in the 2014 interval act.The queen of the Australian desert likewise revealed an interest in performing in sneak peek celebrations– so enjoy this space!Who is Jessica Mauboy?Securing a