Today, AVROTROS held a press conference in which it presented the Dutch Eurovision Song Contest representatives. As rumored already a couple of weeks ago, the 36-year old singer Ilse DeLange has been chosen for Copenhagen but together with Waylon.
Ilse DeLange’s, 36, biggest hits include ‘Miracle’ and ‘So Incredible’. She has received several awards in many categories like ‘Best Female Artist’, ‘Best Artist Of The Year’ and ‘Best Album’. Waylon, 33, is a singer whose career started in late 1990s. In 2008 he finished second in a local talent competition and released his award winning album ‘Wicked ways’.
This duo’s Eurovision entry will be released later on, in March.
In other news, the broadcaster has announced that Cornald Maas and Jan Smit will be commentating Eurovision 2014 for the Dutch viewers live from Copenhagen.