The Netherlands – Today AVROTROS have confirmed that they have internally selected Douwe Bob to represent the country in Stockholm at the 61st Eurovision Song Contest. The news was announced on the Dutch TV show “De Wereld Draait Door”. The song will be revealed in 2016
Douwe Bob first came into the spotlight in 2012 after taking part in TV Talent Competition “The Best Singer-Songwriter in The Netherlands”. His first album “Born In A Storm” was released in 2013 and in May this year, his second album “Pass it On” reached #1 in the Dutch Charts.
Douwe Bob is yet another Dutch Eurovision Act that has worked with 2013 representative Anouk, singing a duet with her. “Hold Me” appears on his newest album however, below you can listen to his recent hit “Sweet Sunshine”.
So we now have our first act of Eurovision 2016. Are we off to a good start? Are you happy with the choice?