Bassie & Adriaan are a Dutch circus duo who star in their own television series. Bassie is a ginger-haired red-nosed clown who wears a red tartan-jacket and green trousers; he's fond of cream-cakes, and calls himself "stupid, but not smart". Adriaan is an acrobat in a blue (used to be purple) 1970s-style shirt; his philosophy is "Whatever happens, keep smiling". After a break-up of ten years the two perform together again and enjoy a huge popularity in Netherlands and Belgium.
Bas van Toor (born 1935) left school at an early age to pursue a number of odd-jobs. At 19 he joined the circus and spent a year on the road. After this, he decided to form an acrobat duo with his brother Aad (born 1942). In 1959, The Melton Brothers/The Crocksons were born.
In 1965, they embarked on what was planned to be a two-year stintЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- 12 ambachten, 13 liedjes [альбом]
- 16 zotte liedjes [альбом]
- Met 18 liedjes [альбом]
- Met 25 liedjes 25 jaar feest [альбом]
- De leukste liedjes, Deel 3 [1997, альбом]
- Sinterklaasliedjes [2001, альбом]
- Ole [18.12.2001, альбом]
- Bassie en Adriaan [2004, саундтрек]
- Spoken bestaan niet [сборник]
- Sinterklaas op bezoek bij Bassie & Adriaan [1995, сборник]