The Belgian broadcaster VRT, announced the artist that will represent the country in 2020’s contest.
Today, it was announced that Hooverphonic will represent Belgium to Rotterdam, making them the first confirmed performers of the season.
The group is consisted by Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts and Luka Cruysberghs. The trio was formed back in 1995, having all these years counted many hits, including their 2000 song “Mad About You”. The same year, they also released their song “Visions”, specifically for the 2000 European Football championship.
Alex Callier and Raymond Geerts are the original members of the group. Luka Cruysberghs is the singer of the group since 2018, having won the local edition of The Voice, a year earlier.
Their song will be in English but it isn’t ready yet. The group is currently working on it and it is expected to be released in early 2020.
Belgium In Eurovision 2019
Belgium last year was represented by Eliot and his song “Wake Up”. His song didn’t manage to qualify to the Final, finishing 13th in the Semi-Final with 70 points. Belgium has missed the final on 10 occasions since 2004 when the semifinals were introduced. Here you can watch Eliot’s appearance in Tel Aviv:
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