Duncan James is a member of British boyband Blue and rose to fame with the bands debute single 'All Rise' in 2001. The band split up for some years but reformed to represent the United Kingdom in the 2011 Eurovision song contest. Duncan has appeared in London musicals and has hosted several TV and radio shows. Duncan grew up an only child and was raised primarily by his mother and grandparents after his father abandoned his mother before he was born. Duncan came out as bisexual in 2009.