The Jive Aces, winners of BBC TV's Opportunity Knocks, formed in 1989. And Britain's Got Talent semi finalists in 2012. They are a six-piece UK based, high energy,jive and swing band, who have many albums and singles to their name, and have performed at many music festivals. They received an award from the Variety Club of Great Britain for their charity work, and the City of Derry International Music Award in 2006. The band performs both cover versions and original material.