In both categories, is also Haevn nominated with the album Eyes Closed. Wende with her album Man a chance in the categories of Folk and album. The jury of the Edison Pop 2019, under the chairmanship of Menno de Boer of Radio 538, called the album of Douwe Bob is a masterpiece. “As whimsical as Douwe Bob in life seems to stand, so remain constant in his musical performance,” is to be read in the report of the jury. “The successor to the modern classic Fool Bar pleasantly surprised in form. The songs are slower and more involving, the production is retro and melancholy.”
About the debut album from Haevn writes the jury: “When Eyes are Closed in may, finally saw the light, could tense fans relieved breath also on a full-length work, the warm sounds of Haevn equally relaxing as enchanting.”
The Edison is the oldest music prize in the Netherlands since 1960 are presented. The prizes will be on 11 February in eleven categories presented in Amsterdam. The other nominees are Afterpartees, Amber Arcades, André Hazes, Bizzey, Davina Michelle, DeWolff, Donnie, EUT, Frenna, Guus Meeuwis, Ilse DeLange, Jett Rebel, Lucas & Steve, My Baby, Nielson, Pip Blom, R3hab, Ronnie Flex, San Holo, Tiësto & champions ‘ manager insists, Tino Martin, Wende, Wesly Bronkhorst, Within Temptation, Wulf, Yorick van Norden and Black Light.