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Amsterdam-born singer Eva Simons hails from a long line of musicians with a pianist-father, trumpeter step-father, and vocalist mother. According to the Take Over Control Songfacts, her grandfather was accordion player Johnny Meijer (1912–92), who became so famous in Holland, that his hometown of Amsterdam even dedicated a statue to him. She has been playing piano and composing since she was a small child and graduated from the Conservatorium of Amsterdam.Read More...
Eva Simons was part a girlgroup called Raffish. Together with four other girls, she got a number one hit in the Netherlands called Plaything. She made one album with this girlband, How Raffish Are You? And 2 other singles were released from the album. Thursday´s Child and Let Go.
In May 2009 Eva Simons (Zaandam, The Netherlands, 17 March 1985) uploaded her electro-pop track 'Silly Boy' onto Youtube.com. Since then the song has attracted a large online fan community and became one of the most listened to tracks online, generating over 10 million clicks.
Billy Mann, President of New Music International and President of Global Artist Management, EMI Music, said, "Eva has taken the internet by storm and she already has a huge fan base that's just waiting for more. 'Silly Boy' captures her fabulous energy and strength of personality."
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- LyricsYou're callin' me more than ever now that we're done
Took keys back to my place, we were having no fun
But you're not ok, tellin' me you miss my face
I remember when you would say you hate my ways
I said I'm not coming back,
- Silly Boy (Richard Vission RMX) - 83,482 plays
- LyricsFade to the darkness all the way
At the start gets, I hoped
That for once I had escaped the fakes, the snakes
Waste of time, so face to face
I'll be bold enough to throw
- Silly Boy (Acoustic Version) - 46,018 plays
- LyricsHey, mister policeman
I don't want no trouble
I just wanna drop my jiggelin' down to the floor
Hey, mister policeman
Why you wanna holla at me?
- Policeman - Radio Edit - 48,794 plays
- Silly Boy (Dave Aude Radio Version) - 18,138 plays
- Bludfire - 37,200 plays
- Escape From Love - 20,531 plays
- Chemistry - 33,255 plays