Two years ago the Motown-label singer Waylon turned the place completely upside down during the Curaçao North sea Jazz Festival. On 10 October 2014, he started his new tour for the album ' Heaven After Midnight ' on Curacao! "I'm looking forward to it, not only because of my new album, but because I want to share my love for life with you," said Waylon.
In 2008 Waylon gets his big break by participating in the TV-program ' Holland's Got Talent '. The singer does audition with the song ' it's a man's world ' by James Brown and effortlessly reached the final. Waylon is the first Dutchman ever that signed a contract with the famous record company Motown, the label of Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder. Here he brings his first record, ' Wicked Ways "from which results in three top40 single hits.
Waylon formed earlier this year with Ilse DeLange the successful combination ' The Common Linnets for the European Song Festival. The duo reached the highest place for Netherlands since 1975. In addition to an overwhelming success with ' The Common Linnets’, he did lots of things with his own band. Thursday September 4, he released his new album ' Heaven after midnight ' with many European interest and came directly in the Netherlands on number 1 on the ITunes Album Charts.
"It's an honor for me to start my tour on Curacao. For me it becomes a reunion with people who are not only rhythmic a pleasure to watch from the stage, but who are also so openly in enjoying music and each other ", says Waylon
The unique funky-soul-rock concert and also the kickoff of his tour took place on Friday 10 October 2014 at the Mansion Brievengat.