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Top 10 Dutch language hits of all time

Despite the fact that Dutch language pop music has never really enjoyed mainstream success, even in the Netherlands, there are some genuine Dutch ‘classics’ that have stood the test of time and can cause the hair of even the most critical music aficionados to stand on end.

Dutch music hits

Almost every year, Radio 2 compiles a list of the Top 100 Dutch songs and the Dutch language hits below have all consistently appeared in the top 10. So, why not click the links, sit back and relax (perhaps with your favourite tipple and some typical Dutch snacks) and enjoy the Top 10 Dutch language hits of all time?

1. Avond – Boudewijn de Groot

2. Pastorale – Ramses Shaffy & Liesbeth List

3. Over de muur – Klein Orkest

4. Het dorp – Wim Sonneveld

5. Voor haar – Frans Halsema

6. Oude Maasweg – Amazing Stroopwafels

7. Papa – Stef Bos

8. Kronenburg park – Frank Boeijen Groep

9. Zelfs je naam is mooi – Henk Westbroek

10. Stil in mij – Van Dik Hout

Want to learn more about Dutch music, Dutch pop music or the ‘Levenslied’ tradition? Take a look at our Music from the Netherlands blog for further information.

Prefer to read this article in Dutch? Then why not visit our sister blog, Heimwee.info, specifically intended for Dutch emigrants abroad?

2 comments on “Top 10 Dutch language hits of all time

  1. Pingback: 10 ترانه ماندگار هلند – سروش

  2. Tomas

    Normaal? Andre Hazes? Nederhop?

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