• Saturday 23 JULY •
Singer-Songrapper Snelle (Lars Bos) signed with AT Bookings in 2017 as young talent. In 2018 he was featured on 101Barz, where he was awarded by presenter Rotjoch as Holland’s most talented rapper and quickly after this he became famous as a rapper to the general public.
In 2019, Snelle released ‘Scars‘ and gained national fame with his mega-hit ‘Reunion‘. In honor of his twenty-fourth birthday, he also released his album ‘Twenty-Four‘ in the same year, which received gold within 24 hours.
In the following year, Snelle continued his success with the release of the song ‘Smoorverliefd‘. This #1 hit was immediately followed by the next one: ‘17 Miljoen Mensen’ with Davina Michelle, ‘Kleur’, ‘De Overkant’ with Suzan & Freek, ‘In De Schuur‘ with Ronnie Flex and ‘Papa Heeft Weer Wat Gelezen‘ with Thomas Acda. With all these catchy songs, Snelle even became Spotify’s most streamed artist in the Netherlands in 2020.
Snelle continued his success in 2021: He won a Top40 Award for Best Artist and received an Edison nomination in the Pop category. Snelle was also the first Dutch artist to release a documentary on Netflix called ‘Zonder Jas Naar Buiten’. His album ‘Lars‘ with the mega hit ‘Blijven Slapen‘ featuring singer Maan entered the charts at #1 and was the most streamed album of 2021. On top of this, Snelle started a successful theater tour in October throughout the Netherlands, together with his band ‘De Lieve Jongens’. For this tour, called ‘FF Tussen Ons‘, more than 35,000 tickets were sold.
Snelle started the year 2022 with a sold-out spectacular show in the Lotto Arena in Antwerp. This year, he will finish his theater tour, he will perform at three sold-out shows in AFAS Live and together with his band ‘De Lieve Jongens’ Snelle will perform at the bigger festivals in the Netherlands and Belgium. Today, he is one of the biggest pop artists in the Netherlands.
Be prepared for a roller coaster ride, because Snelle his performance at REFEST will be one you won’t easily forget!