Slovenian former representative duo Maraaya has announced they have signed a record deal with one of the biggest labels. Raay and Marjetka Vovk‘s upcoming new single “Diamond Duck” will be released worldwide on October 22nd by Warner Music Group. They become the first Slovenian music artists to sign a deal with this prestigious company.
“Diamond Duck” is the 341st song written by Raay Vovk, author of the Slovenian entries in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 and 2015, as well as the only two songs that have represented the country at Junior Eurovision.
Maraaya stated after the announcement: “In the end, all the obstacles in the path mean nothing, when you get to moments like these. A MASSIVE ‘thank you’ to everyone who are by our sides at all times.. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 Every positive feedback from you brings us will to achieve even more!.. Now let’s hope that our ‘duck’ will make people happy all around the world! We are really proud and thankful for everything that is happening to us right now. ❤❤❤❤ Love, Marjetka and Raay!”
Maraaya represented Slovenia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 with the song “Here for you”. The duo achieved a 14th place, but they were in the top 5 of many fans of the competition.