Simon Webbe to participate in `Strictly Come Dancing`

PTI| Updated: Aug 23, 2014, 08:49 AM IST

London: Blue singer Simon Webbe is the latest celebrity to be confirmed for the lineup of dancing reality show `Strictly Come Dancing` 2014.

The 36-year-old `One Love` singer revealed the news on Good Morning Britain, making him the fifth confirmed celebrity for this year`s show, reportedly.

"I am so happy to be joining the team and I cannot wait to get started," Webbe said.

"I`m hopeful that `Strictly Come Dancing` will help me to improve on my daddy dancing skills. I want to make my daughter proud and no doubt she will be teaching me a pirouette or two along the way."

Webbe will compete against 14 other celebrity dancers for the glitter ball trophy on BBC One this autumn. The singer joins Thom Evans, Alison Hammond, Judy Murray and Frankie Bridge among the confirmed list of celebrities.