Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 1992

The Netherlands returned at the Eurovision Song Contest at the Eurovision Song Contest 1992, after withdrawing from the 1991 contest.

Eurovision Song Contest 1992
Country Netherlands
National selection
Selection processNationaal Songfestival 1992
Selection date(s)29 March 1992
Selected entrantHumphrey Campbell
Selected song"Wijs me de weg"
Selected songwriter(s)Edwin Schimscheimer
Finals performance
Final result9th, 67 points
Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest
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Their entry was Humphrey Campbell with the song "Wijs me de weg" after he won the Dutch national final, Nationaal Songfestival 1992. At Eurovision, the song came ninth, having received 67 points.

Before EurovisionEdit

Nationaal Songfestival 1992Edit

Nederlandse Omroep Stichting (NOS), the Dutch national broadcaster, continued to host a national final to select the Dutch entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 1992, held in Malmö, Sweden. Nationaal Songfestival 1992 was held at the NOS TV studios in Hilversum on 29 March 1992, hosted by Bas Westerweel. The winner was chosen by the votes of 12 regional juries, which was Humphrey Campbell with the song "Wijs me de weg", composed by Edwin Schimscheimer.

Final – 29 March 1992
Draw Singer Song Songwriter(s) Points Place
1 Justian "De schok van mijn leven" Ellert Driessen, Peter Schön 75 5
2 Laura Vlasblom "Gouden bergen" Henk Temming, Paula Patricio 88 2
3 Ferry van Leeuwen "Een klassieke liefde" Marcel Schimscheimer, John van Katwijk 56 7
4 Tony Neef and Hella Koffeman "Nooit geweten" Maarten Peeters 61 6
5 Rob Janszen "Net als een kind" Henk Hofstede 85 3
6 Fantasyx "Met mij gaat het goed" Marcel Schimscheimer, Cees Stolk 42 9
7 Lisa Boray "Hartstocht" Edwin Schimscheimer, Lisa Boray 81 4
8 Bob van Niekerk "Waar is het feest" Maarten Peeters 44 8
9 Sigi "Wachten op water" Piet Souer 34 10
10 Humphrey Campbell "Wijs me de weg" Edwin Schimscheimer 94 1
Detailed Regional Jury Votes
Draw Song
Groningen
North Brabant
Utrecht
Flevoland
North Holland
Gelderland
Drenthe
South Holland
Zeeland
Overijssel
Limburg
Friesland
Total score
1 "De schok van mijn leven" 5 7 7 8 8 3 9 5 5 5 10 3 75
2 "Gouden bergen" 8 9 8 9 9 8 7 4 7 4 9 6 88
3 "Een klassieke liefde" 6 3 4 7 4 6 1 7 2 3 6 7 56
4 "Nooit geweten" 3 5 5 5 7 7 6 1 3 6 8 5 61
5 "Net als een kind" 10 2 6 10 6 9 3 9 10 10 1 9 85
6 "Met mij gaat het goed" 1 8 2 4 3 4 4 3 1 7 4 1 42
7 "Hartstocht" 9 6 10 2 2 2 10 10 6 9 5 10 81
8 "Waar is het feest" 4 1 3 1 5 5 8 6 4 2 3 2 44
9 "Wachten op water" 2 4 1 3 1 1 5 2 8 1 2 4 34
10 "Wijs me de weg" 7 10 9 6 10 10 2 8 9 8 7 8 94

At EurovisionEdit

Campbell performed 23rd (last) on the night of the contest, following Germany. "Wijs me de weg" came 9th of 23, receiving 67 points.[1]

The Dutch conductor at the contest was Harry van Hoof.

VotingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Final of Malmö 1992". European Broadcasting Union. Archived from the original on 18 April 2021. Retrieved 18 April 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Results of the Final of Malmö 1992". European Broadcasting Union. Archived from the original on 18 April 2021. Retrieved 18 April 2021.

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