The jury of the Junior Song Contest is known. Singer Duncan Laurence, singer Emma Heesters and rapper Ronnie Flex will judge this year‘s performances.
On September 26th, the artists, together with a children’s jury, will decide who is allowed to attend the European Junior Song Contest on behalf of the Netherlands. This year’s grand finale will be in Poland.
Singing without an audience
The Dutch final of the Song Contest is different than usual. It is in a large hall, but because of corona the children will perform without an audience. Buddy Vedder and the Romy Monteiro present the finals.
Last year Matheu won the national Junior Song Contest. This year he is in the children’s jury. Last year we made this video about him:
The first Junior Song Contest was held in 2003. The Netherlands has won once since then, that was in 2009 by Ralf Mackenbach with the song Click Clack. You can see that movie below: