|Posted by Eurovision On Top on May 5, 2018 at 6:00 AM|
1. Jessica Mauboy i salso not a stranger to the Eurovision comunity as she was part of the interval act in Eurovision 2014 in Copenhagen.
2. While she is originally from Darwin, her mother has roots in two Indigenous tribes, the Wakaman and the KuKu Yalanji. Jessica's father is from West Timor.
3. Mauboy rose to fame in 2006 on the fourth season of Australian Idol; she became the runner-up and subsequently signed a recording contract with Sony Music Australia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AnUzTDcH1I
4. Jessica toured with Beyoncé, collaborated with Ricky Martin, Flo Rida, Snoop Dogg and Pitbull, performed for Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey,. and was interviewed in Ellen´s Show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8uxCOgZUr0
5. In 2016, she played her biggest role as an actress in the television drama series The Secret Daughter for two seasons.