Ilse DeLange

Dutch Americana queen
Sat 14 Sep ’24 20:15 uur
Sat 14 Sep ’24
20:15 uur

It's been 25 years since Ilse DeLange put country music on the map in the Netherlands with her classic debut album "World Of Hurt." While she always had a fondness for country, the singer from Twente also proved to excel in pop, rock, and Americana. In September, Ilse returns to Muziekgebouw Eindhoven with her band, performing not only music from her new album "Tainted," but also many of her big and well-known hits from her 25-year career, such as "Miracle," "So Incredible," and "Changes."

After her success with her debut album in 1998, there followed a rapid succession of hit singles, #1 albums, and prestigious awards for Ilse DeLange. As the founder of her festival "Tuckerville," Ilse now brings more country and Americana to the Netherlands. Additionally, she mentors young talent in their music careers through her label Spark Records. But her successes are not confined to the Netherlands alone! In 2014, Ilse represented the Netherlands at the Eurovision Song Contest with her Americana band The Common Linnets.  song "Calm After The Storm" achieved second place and became a major hit in various European countries. Besides her musical achievements, she also had a role in the American TV series "Nashville."