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The Netherlands in the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest

Here you find everything you need to know about the Netherland’s preparations for the “Eurovision Song Contest 2014”, including information about the 2014 internal choice and links to their last five Eurovision entries (and their results), just to put the new plans in perspective. netherlands
The Netherlands’ plans for the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest:
Broadcaster: AvroTros
Selection: Internal selection: The Common Linnets (lse DeLange and Waylon) (
Date: Song presentation: on March 12th/13th
The Netherlands will participate in the (2nd half of) the first semi-final of the 2014 ESC, on May 6th

Presentation of The Common Linnets (1:57 – Nov 26, 2013 – Source:

The schedule for the Dutch Internal selection:
November 25th: AvroTros announces that The Common Linnets is their internal choice for ESC 2014, in other words: lse DeLange and Waylon.
March 12th: The duo performed an acoustic version of “Calm After The Storm
March 13th: The Eurovision version of the song was presented
The last five Dutch entries and results in the Eurovision Song Contest
2013: Birds Anouk Grand Final: 9th place
2012: You And Me Joan Franka Semi-Final (2): 15th place
2011: Never Alone 3JS Semi-Final (2): 19th place
2010: Ik Ben Verliefd (Sha-la-lie) Sieneke Semi-Final (2): 14th place
2009: Shine The Toppers Semi-Final (2): 17th place

(Keep in mind that the dates and rules can change and transcription errors may occur, so I can’t guarantee that everything is 100% correct all the time, although I update the page frequently with info from various Eurovision sites.)