Representing Slovenia is Hannah with Straight Into Love.

American-born Hannah Mancini, first relocated to her Eurovision host country after marrying a Slovenian. Since then the singer, composer and lyricist has made an impact on the local music scene with as the lead singer of the group Xequtifz who have recorded both in Slovene and English.

Our song is simply about falling for someone, realizing that the time is now and going full heartedly into love with all that you have

Before settling in Slovenia, Hannah sung vocals on numerous Disney soundtracks and had supported both Seal and Sheryl Crow with her band Haute Chile.

Hannah has had a previous brush with Eurovision fame, taking part in the national finals in 2011. Despite losing out to Slovenian entrant Maja Keuc, Hannah’s song You’re The One became a big radio hit in Europe.