After that first 40 list, another sixteen will follow. Since Nick & Simon always recorded their music together and toured together a lot, it makes sense that the guys also wrote their songs together. But this is not the case. They’ve already made it clear to NU.nl that they like to keep the writing process to themselves, because they already do everything else together.
However, they usually do not write on their own. Nick & Simon recording credits show that songwriter and producer Gordon Groothedde has written a lot with them over the years; Always with one of them separately.
He was there from the first hour and he will remain; Collaborate in achieving great successes such as Look forAnd the Roseanne And the Just hold my hand. On their latest studio album, released in 2020 NSG Groothedde also co-wrote some songs.
“We also call ourselves Nick & Simon & Gordon,” Kaiser said in 2011 of the collaboration. “We write everything with him and he produces everything. He provides Nick & Simon’s voice. He absolutely guarantees our work.”
Where Groothedde is indispensable to the duo’s musical career, Kees Tol contributes significantly to Nick & Simon’s television success. If we judge Holland sound They do this in pairs, but on their next shows there is a role for their childhood friend. The trio were praised for their interaction on camera.
As a trio they travel all over the world for the program Nick and Simon: The dream. They travel to the United States, Malaysia, and South Africa, among other places. On musical road trips, Toll acts as their manager and tries to arrange as many shows as possible.
They also receive celebrity guests together 3 star camp They travel behind their musical idols. In Sweden they are looking for an ABBA story and in the program Coming home bound They traveled after Simon & Garfunkel, the duo that made a huge mark on Nick & Simon’s music. The last program was nominated for Gouden Televizier-Ring.
Tolle responds briefly to Nick & Simon’s ending as a duo on Instagram: “Proud of my friends.” By the way, the trio continues to make software. Nick and Simon joke: “There will be no quarrel over a sack tulle divorce.”