André Hazes statue

André Hazes (30 June 1951 – 23 Sept 2004) was one a well-loved Dutch singer. His speciality was the levenslied (life song), a type of emotional folk music about everyday life sung in Dutch. Hazes was one of the most successful and prolific singers of this genre, with 31 albums and 54 singles. Exactly one year after his death, his statue was placed on the Albert Cuypstraat in the Pijp.