Andre Hazes

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Birthday
30, 1951
Birthplace
Netherlands
Death Date
Sep 23, 2004 (53)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1951
Birthplace
Netherlands
Death Date
Sep 23, 2004 (53)

About

He is remembered as a legend in the genre of Dutch music known as "levenslied." During his influential career, he released more than thirty albums including the multi-platinum Gewoon Andre.

Before Fame

His talent was discovered by comedian Johnny Kraaykamp at age eight.

Trivia

He had a brief political career, being elected to city council as a member of the Ronde Venen Belang party in 2002.

Family Life

He married and had children with three women: Annie Dijkstra, Ellen Wolf and Rachel van Galen.

Associated With

He collaborated with Dutch guitarist Jan Akkerman on the album Dit Is Wat Ik Wil.