Hooverphonic will sing “Release Me” at the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam.
“Release Me” is the title of the Belgian entry for Eurovision 2020. The song was first released this morning on Belgian radio with the official video being revealed later this morning.
Hooverphonic will perform in the second half of the first semi-final on May 12.
Hooverphonic were formed in 1995 and is formed of Alex Callier, Raymond Geerts and Luka Cruysberghs. Luka is the lead vocalist for the group and joined Hooverphonic in 2018. They have released ten studio albums during their career, and had a European hit in 2000 with “Mad About You”.
VRT opted again to select their artist for the Eurovision Song Contest before the song that represents them. This was the case in 2018 when VRT selected Sennek for the Eurovision Song Contest, before then choosing her song.
Eliot represented Belgium in the first Semi-Final of Eurovision 2019. The singer performed “Wake Up” on stage, however failed to qualify for the Grand Final. This was the second year running that Belgium failed to qualify for the final.