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Haenow leads the entertainment on May Day

Ben Haenow arrives on the Rock today and will be the leading act in tomorrow’s May Day celebrations. The singer won the eleventh series of The X Factor in 2014 – you will recall his winning debut single of One Republic’s -Something I Need -  released just in time for Christmas that year and which went straight into the number one spot in the UK singles chart. The following year he went on to release his first solo album and the single with Kelly Clarkson - Second Hand Heart which was recorded in Los Angeles after he signed with Syco Music.

Over the past few months he has been playing lots of live shows and writing with a few different people.

"Literally just finished a UK Tour. Everything is in the very early stages at the moment and the current album is still out there going very well."

This is part of an interview published in full in today's Chronicle.

So, what is on the cards?

More gigging, more live dates and some festivals over the summer. I’m in talks with people about the second album at the moment.

Is show business all it is cracked up to be?

I’ve had some incredible experiences. I don’t really know what I expected it to be like but I’m having the time of my life and I feel very lucky to be in the position that I am.

TOMORROW MAY DAY ON CASEMATES

11am to 6pm Fun Day

Jumping Castles, Face Painting, Arts and Crafts Activities and Disney Characters

11am to 12.30pm

Live Performances by Mediterranean Dance School, Stylos Dance Studios and Kristian Celecia

12 noon

Rally

2pm to 8.30pm

Rock Concert Featuring Omnibus, The Kubes, Karma 13, Shot Break and The Undesirables 141

8.45pm

Gibraltar Youth Choir

9.30pm

Ben Haenow

10pm

DJ No Limits Entertainment

 

FULL STORY IN OUR PRINT AND E-EDITIONS