World Music Singer

Duncan Laurence

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Age 29
Birthday April 111994
Birth Sign Aries
City Spijkenisse
Country Netherlands
Profession World Music Singer

Duncan Laurence is a famous World Music Singer, born on April 11, 1994 in Netherlands. As of December 2022, Duncan Laurence’s net worth is $5 Million. He is also known for having co-written the song “Closer” with Jihad Rahmouni for the K-Pop duo TVXQ.

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Duncan Laurence Biography

Dutch singer who is best recognized for winning the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 with the song “Arcade.” He also went on to participate in the fifth season of The Voice of Holland. Duncan de Moor (born 11 April 1994), professionally known as Duncan Laurence, is a Dutch singer-songwriter. He began his music career in 2014 and became a semi-finalist in the fifth season of The Voice of Holland. Laurence represented the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 with the song “Arcade” and went on to win the competition, giving the Netherlands its first Eurovision win since 1975..

He was born and raised in Spijkenisse, Netherlands.

Born in Spijkenisse, Laurence grew up in Hellevoetsluis. He has been writing his own songs since he was 13 years old, as an escape from being bullied. He started his musical career at the Rock Academy in Tilburg, playing in a number of school bands, including his own, The Slick and Suited. Formed in 2013, the band went on to perform at Eurosonic Noorderslag. In an Instagram post in February 2020, he revealed he had oxygen deprivation at birth, and thus had a motor disorder affect his right hand.

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Laurence participated in the fifth season of The Voice of Holland, choosing Ilse DeLange as his coach. He advanced to the Cross Battles/Semi Finals before being eliminated. In March 2016, he decided to stop as lead singer of The Slick. Laurence graduated from the Rock Academy in 2017. He, with Jihad Rahmouni, wrote the song “Closer” on K-pop duo TVXQ’s 2018 album New Chapter #1: The Chance of Love.

Duncan Laurence Net Worth

Duncan Laurence is one of the richest World Music Singer & listed on most popular World Music Singer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Duncan Laurence‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income World Music Singer
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He first started his career in music by attending the Rock Academy in Tilburg. He played in several brands before graduating from the school in 2017.

Laurence participated in the fifth season of The Voice of Holland, choosing Ilse DeLange as his coach. He advanced to the Cross Battles/Semi Finals before being eliminated. In March 2016, he decided to stop as lead singer of The Slick. Laurence graduated from the Rock Academy in 2017. He, with Jihad Rahmouni, wrote the song “Closer” on K-pop duo TVXQ’s 2018 album New Chapter #1: The Chance of Love.

As stated on his personal Instagram in October 2018, Laurence came out as bisexual “a couple of years ago”. In a press conference shortly before the Eurovision final, Laurence affirmed his sexuality: “I am more than just an artist, I am a person, I am a living being, I’m bisexual, I’m a musician, I stand for things. And I’m proud that I get the chance to show what I am, who I am.” In June 2019, he confirmed in an interview with Sergiusz Królak for Plejada.pl that he was in a relationship with a man. In September 2019 he announced that he and his boyfriend were no longer dating.

In January 2019, Laurence was internally selected to represent the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. He was nominated by Ilse DeLange, with whom Laurence still had contact after The Voice. His song “Arcade” was first revealed in March 2019. On 18 May 2019, Duncan Laurence won the event in Tel Aviv, Israel with 498 points from 41 international juries and the public vote. The juries gave him 237 points, while the public vote gave him 261 points. He finished 26 points ahead of Italy and 128 points ahead of Russia, the two runners-up. He is the fifth Dutch entrant to ever win the competition, and the first since Teach-In won the Eurovision Song Contest 1975 with the song “Ding-a-dong”. Laurence will tour the Netherlands and Europe in late 2019 with one concert also scheduled for Amsterdam in March 2020. On 10 June 2019, he performed at the 50th anniversary Pinkpop Festival in Landgraaf, the first Dutch Eurovision winner to perform at the event. He replaced Swedish duo First Aid Kit on the bill, who dropped out due to health reasons. On 23 October 2019, Laurence released his second single “Love Don’t Hate It”. It was also announced that he signed a deal with Capitol Records. In 2020, the artists’ entrance at Rotterdam Ahoy was re-named “Door Duncan” in his honor. On 29 April 2020, Laurence announced the release of his first EP, Worlds on Fire, it was released on 13 May 2020 and includes the singles “Arcade”, “Love Don’t Hate It” and “Someone Else”.

Who is Duncan Laurence dating?

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular World Music Singer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Netherlands. Duncan Laurence celebrates birthday on April 11 of every year.

Is Duncan Laurence LGBT?

Laurence came out as bisexual in 2016, which he addressed publicly in an Instagram post in October 2018. During a press conference shortly before the Eurovision final, he affirmed his sexuality: “I am more than just an artist, I am a person, I am a living being, I’m bisexual, I’m a musician, I stand for things.

Who sang Arcade in Eurovision?

“Arcade”
Songwriter(s)Duncan Laurence Joel Sjöö Wouter Hardy Will Knox
Producer(s)Wouter Hardy Oscar Holleman
Duncan Laurence singles chronology
“Arcade” (2019) “Love Don’t Hate It” (2019)

Who wrote Arcade?

Composers

Where does Duncan Laurence come from?

Spijkenisse, Netherlands

What country is Duncan Laurence from?

Dutch

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