The Netherlands: Junior Songfestival 2021 final on September 25; Snippets of the competing entries released
The Dutch national broadcaster, AVROTROS, has released snippets of the entries competing in this year's Junior Songfestival set to take place on September 25,2021.
Following the auditions rounds which determined the 10 finalists of this year's Junior Eurovision national selection and the phase in which the 10 finalists were organised in four acts, AVROTROS, released snippets of the competing songs in the show that will determine the next Dutch Junior Eurovision representative.
The four acts that were formed last week from the 10 finalists are the following:
- Mirre, Angelina, Ceder, Soline, Faye
- Loïs, Jade, Lyova
The Dutch broadcaster has released snippets of the competing songs in the Junior Eurovision national final.
The competing acts will work next on their entries which will go public the following weeks. The names of the two groups will be determined through the public in social media.
The national final is set to take place on September 25, 2021. The winning act of the final will earn the right to represent Holland in the next Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Paris, on December 19,2021 in La Seine Musicale.
The Netherlands in Junior Eurovision
The Netherlands has been participating in the contest since day 1 in 2003 and haven’t missed a year. In 2009 they won the competition and have achieved nine times to finish in the top 10 places. The country’s worst place came in 2015 when it finished 15th. In 2018 the country was represented by the duo Max & Anne and their entry Samen, which finished in 13th place with 91 points.
In 2019, Matheu represented the nation in Gliwice with his song "Dans met jou" which finished in the 4th place with 186 points. In 2020 the girl group UNITY won the national final and represented the nation in Warsaw, Poland with their song 'Best Friends' which finished 4th, the second fourth placing for the county in a row.