Stand Up For Your Country, a global entertainment fromat by Televisa and La Competencia, debuted in Holland, with a special show under the name Jij en IK, being one of the most viewed programmes on the NPO 1 channel along with the EO (Evangelische Omroep). Produced with ICP (I Care Producties), it offered a night full of surprises, including performances from two of the biggest international music stars of the moment: Esmee Denters and Matt Simons. This show was the first program of the entire season on Dutch TV screens.