Niemand heeft nog tijd

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Netherlands "Niemand heeft nog tijd"
Eurovision Song Contest 1997 entry
Linda Snoeij,
Marjolein Spijkers,
Saskia van Zutphen,
Suzanne Venneker,
Paulette Willemse
Mrs. Einstein
Ed Hooijmans
Ed Hooijmans
Dick Bakker
Finals performance
Final result
Final points
Appearance chronology
◄ "De eerste keer" (1996)   
"Hemel en aarde" (1998) ►

"Niemand heeft nog tijd" ("No one has time anymore") was the Dutch entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1997, performed in Dutch by Mrs. Einstein.

The song is an up-tempo number, with the singers bemoaning the fact that the modern world has made life convenient, but has also meant that people no longer have the time to focus on each other's needs. They sing about the need to take time to notice the world and those around.

The song was performed eighth on the night, following Switzerland's Barbara Berta with "Dentro di me" and preceding Italy's Jalisse with "Fiumi di parole". At the close of voting, it had received 5 points, placing 22nd in a field of 25.

It was succeeded as Dutch representative at the 1998 Contest by Edsilia with "Hemel en aarde".