BIG Brother 7 winner Pete Bennett is set to rock the stage at this year’s Big Buzz easyJet Irish Entertainment Awards.The wacky singer, signed to Belfast record label Urban Angel Music, will perform new single Cosmonaut with his new band The Love Dogs at the ceremony on September 19 at the Park Plaza Hotel.
Pete said: “I am really excited to be performing at the Big Buzz Awards.Â I’ve heard the awards are wild, me and The Love Dogs can’t wait”.Â After winning Big Brother in 2006, Pete teamed up with Robbie Williams’ former writing partner, songwriting maestro Guy Chambers.Â The result is a mixture of high energy punk with techno and rock influences.
Pete and The Love Dogs have been touring Ireland this summer promoting the new single.
“We’ve been touring all over Ireland promoting the new single and we’ve had a blast”, said Pete.
“Irish crowds are crazy man!Â The performance at the Big Buzz Awards is going to be the craziest yet”.
Carly Brear, easyJet UK commercial manager, added: “easyJet is proud to be the main sponsor of this year’s Big Buzz easyJet entertainment awards.
“The talent across Ireland is tremendous and, as Northern Irelandâ€™s favourite airline, we look forward to the award winners also being big favourites with the public”.
Every year the Big Buzz Awards sees celebrities such as Boyzone star Shane Lynch, Myleene Klass, Christine Bleakley, Take Thatâ€™s Mark Owen, Eamonn Holmes, Vanessa Feltz and even novelty stars like Timmy Mallett and Leo Sayer take to the stage.The 9th Annual Big Buzz easyJet Irish Entertainment Awards take place at the Park Plaza Hotel on September 19, 2008 and will be hosted by Miss UK Gemma Garrett and Citybeat presenter Robin Elliott.
The Big Buzz easyJet Awards are unique because they are the only awards that are voted for entirely by the general public and last year received over 200,000 votes.
Vote online at bigbuzzawards.com
Words by Tina Calder
Photos by Fabrizio Belluschi
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