Dutch Female Singers

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Jeon So-mi
(Singer)
Jeon So-mi
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Birthdate: March 9, 2001
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ontario, Canada
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Carice van Houten
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Birthdate: September 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leiderdorp, Netherlands
Carice van Houten is best known for her Emmy-nominated performance as Melisandre in the series Game of Thrones. She has previously amazed audiences with her Golden Calf-winning roles in Black Book, The Happy Housewife, and Black Butterflies. She is also known for her pop-rock album See You on the Ice.
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Floor Jansen
(Lead Vocalist of Finnish Symphonic Metal Band 'Nightwish')
Floor Jansen
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Birthdate: February 21, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Goirle, Netherlands

Floor Jansen is a Dutch singer best known for her association with the Finnish band Nightwish. She is also widely known for her role in the popular TV program Beste Zangers. In 2018, she was honored with the Buma Rocks! Export prize. In 2020, Floor Jansen won the Popprijs at the Noorderslag festival.

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Amira Willighagen
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Birthdate: March 27, 2004
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nijmegen, Netherlands
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Mariska Veres
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Birthdate: October 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: December 2, 2006
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Sharon den Adel
(Lead Vocalist and One of the Main Songwriters of the Symphonic Metal Band ‘Within Temptation')
Sharon den Adel
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Birthdate: July 12, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Waddinxveen, Netherlands

Dutch singer Sharon den Adel began training in music at 14 and later soared to fame as the lead singer and the main songwriter of the Dutch symphonic metal band Within Temptation. Well-traveled, she has lived in 10 countries and often incorporates the moves of Balinese dancers she has grown up watching.

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Caro Emerald
(Singer)
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Birthdate: April 26, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Simone Simons
(Dutch Singer-Songwriter Best Known as the Lead Singer of Dutch Symphonic Metal Band 'Epica')
Simone Simons
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Birthdate: January 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hoensbroek, Heerlen, Netherlands

Popular Dutch mezzosoprano Simone Simons has also been the lead vocalist of the symphonic metal band Epica, a band she joined at age 17. She has collaborated with bands and projects such as Kamelot and Ayreon. She runs a lifestyle blog and is married to Kamelot keyboard player Oliver Palotai.

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Glennis Grace
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Birthdate: June 19, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Anneke van Giersbergen
(Rock Singer & Lead Singer for the Rock Band 'The Gathering' Between 1994 and 2007)
Anneke van Giersbergen
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Birthdate: March 8, 1973
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sint-Michielsgestel, Netherlands

Anneke van Giersbergen is a Dutch singer best known for leading her band Agua de Annique where she is the main vocalist. Over the years, her contribution to Dutch music has been honored with several prestigious awards like the Edison Music Award and the Buma Rocks! Award.

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Karen Mulder
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Birthdate: June 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vlaardingen, Netherlands

Dutch supermodel Karen Mulder has not just been associated with iconic brands, such as Dior and Chanel but has also graced the cover of Vogue. She chanced upon modeling after a friend sent her photos to Elite without her knowledge. She once overdosed on sleeping pills, in an apparent suicide attempt.

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Sevdaliza
(Singer-songwriter)
Sevdaliza
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Birthdate: September 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

Sevdaliza is an Iranian-Dutch singer whose debut album ISON earned her the 3voor12 Award under the Best Album of the Year category. Although she is not very popular in the Netherlands, Sevdaliza performs all over the world. A former professional basketball player, Sevdaliza played for the Dutch national team before embarking on a career as a singer.

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Anouk
(Singer-songwriter)
Anouk
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Birthdate: April 8, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands

Anouk is a Dutch singer widely regarded as the most famous rock singer in the Netherlands. She achieved popularity in 2013 when she represented her country at the Eurovision Song Contest in Sweden with the song, Birds. Anouk is one of the most decorated singers of her generation; she has won several awards like TMF Awards and Edison Music Awards.

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Stefania Liberakakis
(Singer, Actress)
Stefania Liberakakis
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Birthdate: December 17, 2002
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Utrecht, Netherlands

Stefania Liberakakis is a Greek-Dutch singer, YouTuber, and voice actress. She is best known for her participation in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2021 where she represented Greece with the song Last Dance; Stefania finished tenth in the contest. Stefania Liberakakis has also voiced important characters in the Dutch version of films like Dolittle and Wonder Park.

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Natalie La Rose
(Dutch–Surinamese Singer, Songwriter and Dancer)
Natalie La Rose
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Birthdate: July 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dutch-Surinamese singer Natalie La Rose soared to fame with her Billboard-charting single Somebody. She moved to Los Angeles after being disappointed with her career in the Netherlands and struck gold when she signed with Flo Rida’s label I.M.G. Her music in influenced by the likes of Aaliyah and Beyoncé.
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Anita Doth
(Singer)
Anita Doth
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Birthdate: December 28, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Best known for her mega hit No Limit, as part of the Belgian-Dutch duo 2 Unlimited, along with Ray Slijngaard, Anita Doth initially worked at a police station. She is a breast cancer survivor. After reuniting with Ray, following the first break-up of the duo, she quit again, in 2016, to go solo.

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Ilse DeLange
(Country Singer-Songwriter and a Member of the Dutch Band 'The Common Linnets')
Ilse DeLange
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Birthdate: May 13, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Almelo, Netherlands

One of the bestselling and most popular artists from the Netherlands, Dutch pop and country singer Ilse DeLange had a successful solo career before she joined the band The Common Linnets. She was part of Eurovision 2014 with the band and later churned up hits such as Calm After the Storm.

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Davina Michelle
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Birthdate: November 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
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Charlotte Wessels
(Multi-Instrumentalist & Former Lead Vocalist for the Dutch Symphonic Metal Band ‘Delain')
Charlotte Wessels
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Birthdate: May 13, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zwolle, Netherlands

Best known for her 16-year stint with the symphonic metal band Delain, Dutch singer Charlotte Wessels soared to fame with tracks such as Burning Bridges and We Are the Others. Trained in both classical and jazz, she has also experimented with a collaborative rock musical, which came along with her debut novella.

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Do
(Singer)
Do
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Birthdate: September 7, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Valkenswaard, Netherlands

Dutch singer Dominique Rijpma van Hulst, better known as Do, was a promising tennis player in her early days. However, an injury made her switch to music. She soared to fame with the cover version of Bryan Adams’s track Heaven and later churned out hits such as Love Is Killing Me.

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Eva Simons
(Singer, Songwriter)
Eva Simons
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Birthdate: April 27, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Lisa Vol
(Singer)
Lisa Vol
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Birthdate: June 21, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dordrecht, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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Chantal Janzen
(Dutch Actress, Singer and TV Presenter Best Known for Co-hosting 'Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light')
Chantal Janzen
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Birthdate: February 15, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tegelen, Netherlands

The career of Dutch actress, singer and television-presenter Chantal Janzen skyrocketed after she   performed in the musical 42nd Street. Her oeuvre includes films like The Preacher and Full Moon Party and the Dutch musical production of Beauty and the Beast; and presenting Idols. She gained international recognition co-hosting Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light and the Eurovision Song Contest 2021.

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Esmée Denters
(Dutch Singer and YouTube Celebrity)
Esmée Denters
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Birthdate: September 28, 1988
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Arnhem, Netherlands

Esmée Denters first gained attention with her cover versions on YouTube. At 19, she signed with Justin Timberlake's label and accompanied him on tours. The MTV Europe Music Award-winning Dutch singer is best known for her UK top 10 hit Outta Here. She has also been featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show.

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Trijntje Oosterhuis
(Dutch Pop and Jazz Singer and Former Member of the Band 'Total Touch')
Trijntje Oosterhuis
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Birthdate: February 5, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Trijntje Oosterhuis was a teenager when she formed Total Touch, which scored the bestselling debut by a Dutch band with their first album. Known for her mix of jazz, pop, and soul, the singer has also been a judge on The Voice of Holland and has represented her country in Eurovision 2015.

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Shelley Vol
(Singer)
Shelley Vol
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Birthdate: October 18, 1995
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dordrecht, Netherlands
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Celinde Schoenmaker
(Actress, Singer)
Celinde Schoenmaker
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Birthdate: January 15, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dordrecht, Netherlands

Celinde Schoenmaker is a Dutch film and theatre actress and singer. Apart from playing important roles in theatre productions like Les Misérables, Schoenmaker has also appeared in popular movies like Rocketman. In 2016, Celinde Schoenmaker surprised people at Covent Garden where she busked alongside a local street performer named Steven Barry.

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Loona
(Singer)
Loona
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Birthdate: September 16, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: IJmuiden, Netherlands

Loona is a Dutch dancer and singer-songwriter best known for her collaboration with DJ Sammy and her cover of Vamos a la playa. She is also popular for her cover of Paradisio's Bailando, which became a hit in Germany in 1998. After taking a break from 2005 to 2008, Loona started performing again, much to the delight of her fans.

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Dianne van Giersbergen
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Birthdate: June 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Liempde, Netherlands

Dianne van Giersbergen is a Dutch singer best known as the founder of the popular symphonic metal band Ex Libris where she has been performing as the lead singer since 2004. She was also associated with the German band Xandria where she was the lead singer from 2014 to 2017.

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Patricia Paay
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Birthdate: April 7, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Patricia Paay is a Dutch television personality, singer, glamour model, and radio host. She is best known for her musical career and has released popular albums like Beam of Light. In 1984, she became the first glamour model to pose for the Dutch edition of Playboy. Paay posed for Playboy for the third time in 2009 when she was 60!

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Willemijn Verkaik
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Birthdate: June 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Son en Breugel, Netherlands

Willemijn Verkaik is a Dutch actress and singer best known for her work as a theatre actress in musicals like Elisabeth and Wicked. Having played the role of Elphaba over 2,000 times in Wicked, Verkaik holds the distiction of being the longest running Elphaba. Willemijn Verkaik is also the only person to have played Elphaba in three languages. 

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Edsilia Rombley
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Birthdate: February 13, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Famke Louise
(Singer & Model)
Famke Louise
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Birthdate: December 9, 1998
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Famke Louise is a Dutch singer, YouTuber, and model who achieved national recognition in 2018 when she appeared in the reality TV program, Expeditie Robinson. In 2019, she became the first person to win the FunX Music Award for Artist of the Year–Female. In 2020, Louise made an attempt to expose the Chinese fur industry through her documentary, Bont Girl.

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Amber
(Singer-songwriter)
Amber
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Birthdate: September 17, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ubbergen, Netherlands

Amber is a Dutch singer and songwriter best known for her hit single Sexual (Li Da Di), which has been playing on MTV since 1999. Amber, who had a long-term association with Tommy Boy Music label, is also credited with founding her own label, JMCA Enterprises.

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Ophélie Winter
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Birthdate: February 20, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, France

Ophélie Winter is a French R&B and hip-hop singer, songwriter, actress, and model. Apart from her association with EastWest Records, through which she has released a number of hit songs, Ophélie Winter is also known for her dancing skills which she exhibited in the fifth season of Danse avec les Stars, the French version of Strictly Come Dancing, in 2014.

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Keren Ann
(Singer-songwriter known for her song)
Keren Ann
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Birthdate: March 10, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Caesarea, Israel

Keren Ann is a singer, songwriter, producer, composer, and engineer. In addition to playing the guitar, clarinet, and piano, Ann also writes and engineers musical and choir arrangements. Over the years, she has also contributed to the soundtrack of films like Thelma, Louise et Chantal and Yossi.

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Angela Groothuizen
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Birthdate: September 28, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Alkmaar, Netherlands
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Irene Jansen
(Singer)
Irene Jansen
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Birthdate: July 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Netherlands
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Nicole Bus
(Singer, Songwriter)
Nicole Bus
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Birthdate: May 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nieuwegein, Netherlands

Nicole Bus is a Dutch singer whose single You became the joint-fastest debut single to peak at number one on Billboard's Adult R&B Songs chart. Bus achieved popularity in her home country and won the Grand Prize of the Netherlands in 2010. She then appeared in a couple of TV programs before signing to Roc Nation and gaining international acclaim.

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Willeke Alberti
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Birthdate: February 3, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Willeke Alberti is a Dutch actress and singer who was introduced to the world of showbiz by her father and singer Willy Alberti. Alberti represented the Netherlands at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Over the years, Willeke Alberti has become a major gay icon in the Netherlands due to a combination of her durability and her song repertoire. 

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Maggie MacNeal
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Birthdate: May 5, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tilburg, Netherlands
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Laura Fygi
(Singer)
Laura Fygi
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Birthdate: August 27, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Suzan Erens
(Singer)
Suzan Erens
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Birthdate: November 11, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Heerlen, Netherlands
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Katja Schuurman
(Actress, Singer)
Katja Schuurman
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Birthdate: February 19, 1975
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bunnik, Netherlands

Katja Schuurman is a Dutch actress, television personality, and singer. She is known for her performance in popular films like Interview and Black Out. Katja Schuurman is also credited with hosting prominent shows in TV networks like BNN, NET5, and KRO-NCRV.

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Josje Huisman
(Singer, Actress)
Josje Huisman
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Birthdate: February 16, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Heusden, Netherlands

Dutch entertainer Josje Huisman is best known as a member of the Belgian-Dutch girl group K3, which was formed by the winners of a TV talent contest. She has also written a book and appeared as Belle in a production of the musical Beauty and the Beast.

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Maan de Steenwinkel
(Singer, Actress)
Maan de Steenwinkel
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Birthdate: February 10, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Utrecht, Netherlands

Maan de Steenwinkel is a Dutch actress and singer. De Steenwinkel achieved popularity in 2015 when she won the sixth season of the famous reality TV competition, The Voice of Holland. Many of her songs like Blijven Slapen and Hij Is Van Mij have peaked at number one position on the Dutch Top 40.

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Corry Brokken
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Birthdate: December 3, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Breda
Died: May 31, 2016
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Nathalie Makoma
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Birthdate: February 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Libreville, Gabon

Nathalie Makoma is a Congolese Dutch singer and songwriter best known for her association with the popular band Makoma where she was the lead singer before leaving the band in 2004 to pursue a solo career. Over the years, Nathalie Makoma has also appeared in a couple of popular TV shows, such as Dancing with the Stars and Idols.

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RANI
(Singer-songwriter)
RANI
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Birthdate: 1999 AD
Birthplace: Netherlands

Best known for her collaboration with DJ Sam Feldt on Post Malone, Dutch singer Rani became a sensation all over Scandinavia with her hit Faustix before going global, while still in her teens. She has also collaborated with famous Norwegian DJ duo Kream on the song Go Somewhere.

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Georgina Verbaan
(Actress, Singer)
Georgina Verbaan
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Birthdate: October 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands

Georgina Verbaan is a Dutch singer and actress best known for her portrayal of Hedwig Harmsen in the longest-running soap opera in Dutch history, Goede Tijden, Slechte Tijden. Also an anti-fur activist, Georgina Verbaan supports and encourages a vegetarian diet.

Throughout history, there have been many Dutch women singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Dutch female singers such as Natalie La Rose, Sylvia Kristel, Sharon den Adel, Simone Simons, Karen Mulder.