Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Countries N-Z Netherlands

Netherlands

The Dutch entry is chosen by AVRO/TROS. The Netherlands has taken part since the first contest in 1956 and has won four times.

Eurovision winner tests positive for COVID

Duncan Laurence, the Dutch winner of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest has tested positive for COVID-19. The singer has mild symptoms. Because of a...

Netherlands – history, culture, and staggering beauty

Netherlands – first rehearsal report here The first thing I notice is that Jeangu’s ditched the harness that was under his jacket. He’s now just...

The Netherlands – a complete performance.

I seem not to have written a review about this the first time round. What was I thinking?  Apologies. I do love this song. Its...

The Fanning Verdict Eurovision 2021: Netherlands

Jeangu Macrooy representing the host nation has the tough job of turning in something respectable, but (if possible) trying not to actually win -...

The Netherlands – majestic power and beauty

I am so curious to see The Netherlands. Jeangu’s video has a majestic quality and I love the themes he has brought to his...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 25 – Netherlands (The)

Birth of a New Age by Jeangu Mcrooy Sometimes a song comes along of such understated majesty it takes you a moment to appreciate all...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 25 of 39 – Netherlands,...

There are two main schools of thought when it comes to the Eurovision contest of songs.  The first one is that the host nation...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Netherlands (The)

NETHERLANDS (THE) - Jeangu Macrooy - Birth Of A New Age Ik heb achttien maanden Nederlands geleerd, en het enige wat ik heb is deze...

Matthew, Mark, Luke and Jeangu?! – Those crazy Dutch have gone...

It seems that the Dutch have been reading the good book as their long awaited entry of their home contest, Jeangu Macrooy, has released...

13 February – Black skies are breaking open on the horizon

There's a small but exclusive club of performers who have done a certain other thing at our favourite contest - become hosts. The first...