Bill Bailey admitted that he previously submitted a song for Eurovision but it was rejected by the BBC for being 'too silly'.
The singer said it was impossible to predict which songs would connect with an audience.
The UK entrant thinks we need to take it all a little more seriously.
Sara Cox will replace Rylan Clark-Neal to present the BBC's semi-final coverage of the Eurovision Song Contest.
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The contest is currently set to be held in Rotterdam in May after last year's event was cancelled.
The award-winning songwriter will perform his song 'My Last Breath' at the competition in May.
The scores for the Eurovision Song Contest have had to be revised due a miscalculation on the night, with the UK's last placed entry losing points and winner the Netherlands gaining points.
The first semi-final for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 was unexpectedly cut short on Tuesday after a technical glitch on BBC Four took the programme off air.
There will be BDSM from Iceland and opera from Australia in the first semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019.
China have lost the rights to broadcast the event due to their discriminatory broadcasting guidelines.
Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst has revealed that she has HIV and has been receiving treatment for it for several years.
A yodelling rap duo, a trio of sisters and a popera singer beat Ireland’s Brendan Murray to make it through to the Eurovision Song Contest’s grand final tomorrow night.
Expect glitter, trashy glamour and outrageous stage performances to descend on TV screens on Saturday night because Eurovision is back! Eurovision fans from all over Europe showered praise on the show for the incredible performance by Slavko Kalezic, who whipped his hair back and forth and girated on stage like somthing out of the ‘Cats’ musical. #Eurovision Which khalasar does #Montenegro lead?