Duncan Laurence

Who is Duncan Laurence?

Duncan Laurence is a Dutch singer-songwriter. Duncan Laurence rose to prominence after winning the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest for the Netherlands with his heartfelt interpretation of the song Arcade. He began his singing career in 2014. That same year, he competed in the fifth season of The Voice of Holland, where he finished as a semi-finalist.

Duncan Laurence – Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Duncan Laurence was born on April 11, 1994, in Spijkenisse, South Holland, the Netherlands. 

Duncan de Moor is his given name. Petra Aguiar and Cor de Moor were his parents.

He began playing the piano at a young age. 

Duncan was born in the Netherlands, although his ethnicity is a combination of Dutch, German, and Belgian.

He graduated in 2017 from Tilburg’s Rock Academy, one of the largest music schools in the Netherlands. 

He also played in several high school bands, including his own, The Slick and Suited. 

The band was formed in 2013, and they have previously performed at Eurosonic Noorderslag.

Net Worth of Duncan Laurence? Salary, Earning

There is currently no information available regarding Duncan Laurence’s net worth.

Facts of Duncan Laurence

Age: 28 years
Birth Date: April 11, 1994
Full Name: Duncan Laurence
Profession Singer, Songwriter
Birth Place: Spijkenisse, South Holland, the Netherlands. 
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Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Duncan Laurence could be living alone right now. In 2017, he declared himself “bisexual.” 

He and his friend Gerco Derksen have ended their friendship. Duncan shared the news on Twitter. 

Following that, he received a wide range of emotions from his followers, which he then reassured. 

Duncan Laurence is with his boyfriend. Source: Plejada

Furthermore, he made no mention of the basis for the breakup.

In addition, he stated in an interview that his song Arcade is dedicated to a love he lost while he was young.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Duncan Laurence stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 70 kilograms. He also has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes.

Duncan Laurence – Professional Career

In 2014, he competed in the fifth series of The Voice of Holland, reaching the quarterfinals.

He has also written for the South Korean duo TVXQ, co-composing the song “Closer” for their 2018 album New Chapter #1: The Chance of Love, which charted at number one in South Korea.

Furthermore, with the song “Arcade,” he represented the Netherlands at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, eventually winning the competition after 44 years. 

The Netherlands last won the World Cup in 1975. He is the country’s first male musician to win the competition. 

On October 23, 2019, he released his second single “Love Don’t Hate It,” and it was also reported that he had inked a deal with Capitol Records.

Duncan Laurence – Social Media Status

Duncan has approximately 374k Instagram followers, approximately 52.5k Facebook followers, and approximately 25.8k Twitter followers.

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Quick Facts of Duncan Laurence

  • Duncan is a Dutch singer and songwriter.
  • He caught the spotlight after he won the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 for the Netherlands with his soulful rendition of the song Arcade.
  • Duncan started his career as a singer in 2014.
  • He represented the Netherlands at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Arcade” and eventually winning the competition after 44 years.
  • Duncan is the first male musician to win the contest for the Netherlands.
  • He released his second single “Love Don’t Hate It” on October 23, 2019, and it was also announced that he signed a deal with Capitol Records.