Eurovision 2020 – The host broadcaster for Rotterdam, AVROTROS, has today revealed the hosts for next year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Chantal Janzen, Edsilia Rombley and Jan Smit were chosen to host the 3 events (two semi-finals and the grand final).Sietse Bakker, Executive producer, wanted three people experienced on stage and who started their careers as singers. The most famous one to esc fans is obviously two-time participant (4th in 1998, not qualified in 2007) and two-time spokesperson Edislia Rombley. After a small musical career, Chantal Janzen moved to TV acting and presenting, and was host for commercial channel RTL of Holland’s Got Talent and The Voice of Holland. She won 5 times the Televizier-Ster award for best TV presenter! Jan was chosen for his “international” career, with fame in Germany and most German-speaking countries (Belgium, Austria, Switzerland). He’s also a housename for Eurovision in the Netherlands, having been a commentator and in the committee to chose the artists since AVROTROS took over.
What do you think of this choice? What do you expect the hosting to be like in Rotterdam?