Tag Archive | Netherlands

The Netherlands: It’s Waylon to Lisbon with Outlaw In Em

The Netherlands – After releasing five songs to choose from, it has been announced today that ‘Outlaw in ’em‘ will be the song that Dutch representative Waylon sings in Lisbon. He represented the Netherlands with Ilse DeLange as The Common Linnets in 2014, finishing in second place in the final. Will he go one better this year?

The Netherlands: It’s Waylon to Lisbon!

The Netherlands – Dutch broadcaster, AVROTROS, has today revealed its internally selected representative for the Eurovision Song Contest 2o18 as Waylon. Waylon (real name Willem Bijkerk) performed for the Netherlands in 2014 as part of The Common Linnets alongside Ilse DeLange.

The Netherlands: OG3NE Reveal ‘Lights And Shadows’

The Netherlands – Today saw the big reveal of OG3NE’s song for ESC 2017 with the debut of  ‘Lights and shadows‘.The song is composed and written by Rory de Kievit and Rick Vol. The expected harmonising was there in bucketloads, but will the song be good enough to do well in Kyiv? 

The Netherlands: O’G3NE to represent the Netherlands in Kyiv

The Netherlands – National broadcaster AVROTROS has just announced that the girl trio O’G3NE have been selected internally to represent The Netherlands in next year’s Eurovision Song Contest. 

The Common Linnets Play UK Dates and European Festivals

Former Participants – The Common Linnets (Netherlands 2014) are in the United Kingdom this week performing some ‘Special Acoustic Sessions’. They’ll be in London, Manchester and Bristol. They’ll follow these dates with festival appearances throughout Europe this summer.

Eurovision Winner Corry Brokken Dies Aged 83

Former Participants – Sad news tonight as it was announced that the Dutch Eurovision Winner of 1957, and one of Eurovision’s oldest family, Corry Brokken, has died aged 83.  

Barbara Dex Award: The Netherlands Takes the Crown!

Barbara Dex – The result of this year’s Barbara Dex award has been announced and the winner is Trijntje Oosterhuis of The Netherlands. Trijntje changed her dress several times during the two weeks in Vienna after continual derision from the press and fans.