Anouk - Birds (The Netherlands - Eurovision 2013)
After failing to qualify for the final last year, the Netherlands have come back with a serious contender for a top 5 spot. Dutch singer Anouk will be representing her country this year with the delightfully melodic ‘Birds’. Anouk is already a superstar in her home country, where she’s notched up 7 number 1 albums and a string of hit singles across Europe. This success will certainly work in her favour. As for the song, ‘Birds’ is an instantly soothing and shows off Anouk’s vocals amazingly, and has already charted in both the Netherlands and Belgium. This is definitely one of the songs to watch for this competition - expect top 5, or even a win!