Iris (singer)

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Birth name Laura van den Bruel
Born (1995-01-19) 19 January 1995 (age 20)
Morkhoven, Belgium
Genres Pop, country
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 2010–
Labels SonicAngel[1]

Laura van den Bruel, known as Iris or Airis (born 19 January 1995 in Morkhoven, Belgium) is a Belgian female singer.[2]


On 18 November 2011, it was announced by Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (VRT),[3] that Iris will represent Belgium in the Eurovision Song Contest 2012.[2][4][5] She performed the song Would You?, finished second last in the first semi-final, and did not make the Eurovision final. In 2014, she returned to the contest as a member of the Belgian jury.



Title Album details Peak chart positions

Seventeen 30


Year Single Peak chart positions Album

2011 "Wonderful" 28 Seventeen
2012 "Would You?" 19
"Welcome to My World" [a]
2013 "Tomorrow I'll Be OK" 40 Non-album single
"—" denotes single that did not chart or was not released.



  1. ^ "Welcome to My World" did not enter the Ultratop 50, but peaked at number 12 on the Flemish Ultratip chart.


  1. ^ "AIRIS Laura Van den Bruel uit Morkhoven : beloftevolle artieste SonicAngel - Nieuws". Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  2. ^ a b "Iris fährt für Belgien nach Baku | â€" Ostbelgien grenzenlos". 2011-11-19. Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  3. ^ Auteur: (2011-11-19). "VRT stuurt 16-jarige Iris naar Azerbeidzjan - De Standaard". Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  4. ^ Storvik-Green, Simon. "Iris to represent Belgium in Baku". Retrieved 18 November 2011. 
  5. ^ Jiandani, Sanjay. "Belgium: Iris to represent Belgium in Baku". Retrieved 18 November 2011. 
  6. ^ a b Hung, Steffen. "Discografie Airis". Belgium (Flanders) Charts Portal. Hung Medien. 

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Preceded by
Witloof Bay
with With Love Baby
Belgium in the Eurovision Song Contest
Succeeded by
Roberto Bellarosa
with Love Kills