Pocahontas is back, y’all, and she speaks Dutch! OK, not really. But if you watched the Dutch Eurovision final you might think so. That’s because voters in the Netherlands have selected Joan Franka—a folk artist who dressed up as a Native American with a guitar and plenty of feathers during the final. Birds died during […]
Earlier today Dutch broadcaster TROS revealed the six acts who will compete to represent the Netherlands at Eurovision 2012.
The oddsmakers have Russia’s Katya Ryabova and the Netherlands’ Rachel locked in a dead heat to win tonight’s Junior Eurovision Song contest. This matches the prediction Wiwi’s readers made. Our own poll suggests Rachel will win, and that Katya will place third. Anyway, here are the complete odds: 3,25 . Russia: Katya Ryabova – Romeo […]
Watch the official video for “Ik Ben Een Teenager”—the entry from Rachel of the Netherlands. Dutch and English lyrics follow the video.
As if one train wreck wasn’t enough, Holland’s 2010 Eurovision contestant Sieneke is back with her second single “Blijf vannacht bij mij.” The song reached #81 on the Dutch charts just one day after its debut last Thursday.
TROS, the Dutch broadcaster, has confirmed that the 3Js, a band from Volendam in northern Holland, will fly the Dutch flag in Berlin.
Sieneke represents the Netherlands at Eurovision 2010 with her song “Ik Ben Verliefd (Sha-la-lie).” WATCH:
Read the lyrics and English translation of “Ik Ben Verliefd”—the Netherlands entry to Eurovision 2010, performed by Sieneke. She finished 14th in the second semi-final with 29 points.