COUNTRY VOTING – SOUTH AFRICA

The 10th country to reveal its voting is SOUTH AFRICA and of the 10 countries this makes up the most voters. There was never any doubt about the top 2, they have more points and the other 8 together.

COUNTRY VOTING – SURINAME

The 9th country has completed their voting – it is Suriname and no surprise giving their 12 points to the Netherlands.

COUNTRY VOTING – LIECHTENSTEIN

The 5th country in our voting results is the small country of Liechtenstein in Europe.

COUNTRY VOTING – NAMIBIA

It is time for the 3rd set of voting results – this time it comes from Namibia. Thank you to the voting panel there.

2016 Euro songs making the ESC top 250

31 of the 42 Eurovision entries have made the ESC top 250 which was revealed on New Year’s eve. lets look at them 204 – Malta 203 – Belarus 171 – Serbia 168 – Slovenia 166 – Ireland 148 – San Marino 146 – Italy 143 – Lithuania 142 – Germany 140 – Israel 135 […]

62 YEARS OF HITS UNTIL KIEV – DAY 14 (1969)

EUROVISION WINNER De Troubadour – Lenny Kuhr US HIT Sweet Caroline – Neil Daimond UK HIT Sugar sugar – The Archies EUROPEAN HIT Mendocino – Michael Holm Top 20 Hit Singles of 1969 in South Africa 01 – SUSPICIOUS MINDS – Elvis Presley 02 – DON’T FORGET TO REMEMBER – The Bee Gees 03 – […]

62 YEARS OF HITS UNTIL KIEV – DAY 4 (1959)

EUROVISION WINNER Een beetje – Teddy Scholten EUROPEAN HIT Marina – Rocco Granata (the 2009 recording) OLD SOVIET UNION HIT Ermek Serkebayev – More shumit (Sea is noisy)

62 YEARS OF HITS UNTIL KIEV – DAY 2 (1957)

EUROVISION WINNER Net als toen – Corrie Brokken US/UK HIT Buddy Holly & the crickets OLD SOVIET UNION HIT Rashid Behbudov – Ya vstretil devushku (I’ve met a girl)

GIRL GROUPS FROM THE NETHERLANDS PART 1

With the selection of a all girl group O’G3NE to represent the Netherlands at the 2017 Eurovision song contest in Kiev, we will look over the next weeks at other girl groups that came from this country. First up is BABE Babe was designed after Luv’, another very famous Dutch girl-pop band, mostly performing bubblegum […]

NETHERLANDS AT EUROVISION – THE SOUTH AFRICAN CD COLLECTION

1993 – VREDE – RUTH JACOTT = 1 CD 1994 – WAAR IS DE ZON – WILLEKE ALBERTI = 1 CD 1995 – no participation 1996 – DE EERSTE KEER – MAXINE & FRANKLIN BROWN = 1 CD 1997 – NIEMAND HEEFT NOG TIJD – MRS EINSTEIN = 2 CD’S 1998 – HEMEL EN AARDE […]