Belgium is under the spell of Eurovision tonight. In the Antwerp Sportpaleis the second edition of Eurosong Live on Stage takes place. On the guest list: a bunch of Eurosong 2004 participants, this year's Belgian and Dutch representatives and as top of the bill not less than five Eurovision Song Contest winners!
Eurovision Song Contest fans in Flanders, Belgium, are treated on a sparkling show full of Eurovision tonight. After a very successful first edition in 2002, the second edition of Eurosong Live on Stage takes place in the Sportpaleis in Antwerp.
Like in 2002, the whole evening will be filled with Eurovision Song Contest hits, winning songs as well as other successful songs the Eurovision Song Contest already offered throughout the years.
In total, 25 belgian and international stars will perform their own, or cover another one's Song Contest successes. On stage tonight:
– five former Eurovision Song Contest winners:
Sertab, Dana International, Katrina Laskanish (Katrina & the Waves), Johnny Logan and Sandra Kim, the only belgian winner in history of Eurovision
– four former belgian representatives:
Sergio (2002), Barbara Dex (1993), Liliane Saint-Pierre (1987) and Nicole & Hugo (1971, 1973)
– 2004 participants:
Xandee (1 Life) and Re-union (Without you)
– and a bunch of Eurosong 2004 participants
Host of the show is Bart Peeters, who also hosts the Flemish selections of Eurosong on TV1 and who'll be in the commentary box for Flemish broadcaster TV1 on 12th and 15th May in Istanbul.