Eurovision NI’s Song of 2018: Group One!

It’s the first week of our latest feature to find out the Top 30 songs released by former Eurovision stars in 2018. We take you through ten of the biggest hits of 2018 and ask you to vote for your three favourites from the bunch! Continue reading

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Waylon Will Sing ‘Outlaw in ‘em’ at Eurovision 2018!

waylon Netherlands Eurovision 2018Dutch singer Waylon was announced as the Netherlands’ pick for Eurovision 2018 in December. This marks the singer’s return to Eurovision, five years after he finished second with his band the Common Linnets. We’ve been patiently waiting for an announcement regarding details on his song for 2018 and today we got it! Continue reading

10 Things About…Waylon!

Dutch singer Waylon returns to the Eurovision stage on 2018 to represent the Netherlands. Find out more about him with our 10 Things About…feature!

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The Common Linnets Singer Waylon returns to Eurovision for Netherlands in 2018!

waylon Netherlands Eurovision 2018True to form the Dutch national broadcaster AVROTROS stuck to their internal selection process for Eurovision 2018. They announced today in their usual November slot that former Common Linnets vocalist Waylon will return to Eurovision in 2018 to represent the Netherlands. Continue reading

Douwe Bob Travels to Nashville, Sings with Ilse DeLange of Common Linnets!

Douwe Bob Jacob's SongDon’t you just love it when two Eurovision stars team up? Well, last week dutch singer and 2016 Eurovision representative for the Netherlands travelled to the hometown of Country music: Nashville, Tennessee. While there he met up with one half of the Common Linnets and 2014 Eurovision representative Ilse DeLange for her new television show ‘Ilse’s Veranda’. Continue reading

Voice of Holland Girl Band O’G3NE to represent The Netherlands

O'G3NE Netherlands Eurovision 2017O’G3NE are a three piece girl band made up of sisters Lisa, Amy and Shelley Vol. They gained national fame when they who won the fifth season of singing competition the Voice of Holland. Not only that but we are very excited at the announcement this week that the trio will be heading to Kiev in 2017 to represent the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest. Continue reading

Review: The Netherlands- The Common Linnets ‘Calm After the Storm’

The Common Linnets are quickly becoming one of my favourite acts this year

The Common Linnets are quickly becoming one of my favourite acts this year

After failing to qualify for the final an unprecedented 8 years in a row (2005-2012), the Netherlands’ Anouk turned their luck around with her song ‘Birds’ in 2013. This year’s entry is not a far cry away from Anouk in genre and style and sees them try to emulate her success. The Dutch entry is folky-country duo the Common Linnets Continue reading