The first season of Idool premiered on late 2002 and continued until May 9 2003. It was won by Peter Evrard. This season was co-hosted by Koen and Kris Wauters.

Live Show DetailsEdit

Heat 1 (31 January 2003)Edit

Artist Song (original artists) Result
Astrid Roelants "Black Velvet" (Alannah Myles) Eliminated
Cindy Huysentruit "A Thousand Miles" (Vanessa Carlton) Advanced
Jürgen Coppieters "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" (Elton John) Eliminated
Kristof Van Den Bergh "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word" (Elton John) Eliminated
Marleen Janssens "Angels" (Robbie Williams) Eliminated
Michael Pfeiffer "Nikita" (Elton John) Eliminated
Pieter Strackx "She's the One" (Robbie Williams) Eliminated
Severine Devadder "Stop!" (Sam Brown) Eliminated
Sofie Vanlimbergen "Fame" (Irene Cara) Eliminated
Stéphanie Lambrechts "La solitudine" (Laura Pausini) Advanced

Heat 2 (7 February 2003)Edit

Artist Song (original artists) Result
Andy Huylebroeck "His Eye Is on the Sparrow" (Lauryn Hill & Tanya Blount) Eliminated
Claudia Bertotto "Foolish Games" (Jewel) Eliminated
David Heymans "Knock on Wood" (Eddie Floyd) Eliminated
Hadise Açıkgöz "Beautiful" (Christina Aguilera) Eliminated
Nathalie Schoonbaert "Do That to Me One More Time" (Captain & Tennille) Eliminated
Paco Garcia "Kon ik maar even bij je zijn" (Gordon Heuckeroth) Eliminated
Sandra Pluys "Life Goes On" () Eliminated
Tabitha Cycon "All Cried Out" (Allure) Advanced
Vicky Cosijns "Eternal Flame" (The Bangles) Eliminated
Wim Soutaer "Honesty" (Billy Joel) Advanced

Heat 3 (14 February 2003)Edit

Artist Song (original artists) Result
Brahim Attaeb "U Remind Me" (Usher) Advanced
David Beijer "Feel" (Robbie Williams) Eliminated
Elfie Strackx "What's Up" (4 Non Blondes) Eliminated
Eva Maes "Like the Way I Do" (Melissa Etheridge) Eliminated
Laura Ramaekers "Love Is Alive" () Eliminated
Lindsey Marie Clare "Stronger" () Eliminated
Natalia Druyts "When You Believe" (Mariah Carey & Whitney Houston) Advanced
Philippe Sysmans "Respect" (Aretha Franklin) Eliminated
Sarah-Marie Budts "A Song for You" (Donny Hathaway) Eliminated
Sofie Plateau "Gold" () Eliminated

Heat 4 (21 February 2003)Edit

Artist Song (original artists) Result
Anky De Frangh "Dream a Little Dream of Me" (Mama Cass) Eliminated
Bert Finaut "When Susannah Cries" (Espen Lind) Eliminated
Caroline Vyncke "There You'll Be" (Faith Hill) Advanced
Dimitri Van Tomme "When I Need You" (Leo Sayer) Eliminated
Johan Waem "If Tomorrow Never Comes" (Ronan Keating) Eliminated
Kim Van Kuyk "Can't Fight the Moonlight" (LeAnn Rimes) Eliminated
Leentje Van Kerckhoven "River Deep, Mountain High" (Tina Turner) Eliminated
Lies Vercruysse "Perfect" () Eliminated
Liv Goethals "Don't Know Why" (Norah Jones) Eliminated
Peter Evrard "How You Remind Me" (Nickelback) Advanced

Heat 5 (28 February 2003)Edit

Artist Song (original artists) Result
Alexander Mertens "Wherever You Will Go" (The Calling) Eliminated
Chris D. Morton "Hello" (Lionel Richie) Advanced
Evelien Scheerlinck "From Sarah with Love" (Sarah Connor) Eliminated
Floor Van Egghen "Colors of the Wind" (Vanessa Williams) Eliminated
Iris De Rijcker "Life on Mars" (David Bowie) Eliminated
Isabelle Ross "Honey, I'm Home" (Shania Twain) Eliminated
Kim Tolleneer "Promise Me" (Beverley Craven) Eliminated
Tom Olaerts "The Best Is Yet to Come" (Novastar) Advanced
Udo Mechels "Only the Very Best" (Peter Kingsbery) Eliminated
Veerle Dauwen "Wind Beneath My Wings" (Bette Midler) Eliminated

Live Show 1 (14 March 2003)Edit

Theme: My Idol

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "No Diggity" (Blackstreet) Safe
Caroline Vyncke "Bed of Roses" (Bon Jovi) Safe
Chris D. Morton "Every Breath You Take" (The Police) Safe
Cindy Huysentruit "I'm with You" (Avril Lavigne) Bottom two
Natalia Druyts "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" (Whitney Houston) Safe
Peter Evrard "Lithium" (Nirvana) Safe
Stephanie Lambrechts "Waiting for Tonight" (Jennifer Lopez) Eliminated
Tabitha Cycon "Hero" (Mariah Carey) Safe
Tom Olaerts "Sweet Instigator" (Ozark Henry) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)" (Train) Bottom three

Live Show 2 (21 March 2003)Edit

Theme: 80s Hits

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "Red Red Wine" (UB40) Safe
Caroline Vyncke "If I Could Turn Back Time" (Cher) Bottom three
Chris D. Morton "I Want to Break Free" (Queen) Safe
Cindy Huysentruit "Heaven" (Bryan Adams) Bottom two
Natalia Druyts "I'm So Excited" (The Pointer Sisters) Safe
Peter Evrard "If You Don't Know Me by Now" (Simply Red) Safe
Tabitha Cycon "The Way to Your Heart" (Soulsister) Eliminated
Tom Olaerts "Dance Little Sister" (Terence Trent D'Arby) Safe
Wim Soutaer "With or Without You" (U2) Safe

Live Show 3 (28 March 2003)Edit

Theme: Dutch Songs

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "32 jaar (Sinds 1 dag of 2)" (Doe Maar) Safe
Caroline Vyncke "Je hoeft niet naar huis vannacht" (Marco Borsato) Eliminated
Chris D. Morton "Papa" (Stef Bos) Bottom two
Cindy Huysentruit "Onderweg" (Abel) Bottom three
Natalia Druyts "De roos" (Ann Christy) Safe
Peter Evrard "Van god los" (Monza) Safe
Tom Olaerts "Iedereen is van de wereld" (The Scene) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Afscheid" (Volumia!) Safe

Live Show 4 (4 April 2003)Edit

Theme: Film Songs

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "My Girl" (The Temptations) Safe
Chris D. Morton "Ice Ice Baby" (Vanilla Ice) Safe
Cindy Huysentruit "Sweet Home Alabama" (Lynyrd Skynyrd) Eliminated
Natalia Druyts "Think" (Aretha Franklin) Safe
Peter Evrard "Hero" (Chad Kroeger) Safe
Tom Olaerts "Kiss from a Rose" (Seal) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Iris" (Goo Goo Dolls) Bottom two

Live Show 5 (11 April 2003)Edit

Theme: Disco Fever

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "Sexual Healing" (Marvin Gaye) Safe
Chris D. Morton "Easy" (Commodores) Bottom two
Natalia Druyts "Blame It on the Boogie" (The Jacksons) Safe
Peter Evrard "Don't Walk Away" (Electric Light Orchestra) Safe
Tom Olaerts "Let's Groove" (Earth, Wind & Fire) Safe
Wim Soutaer "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" (Marvin Gaye) Safe

Live Show 6 (18 April 2003)Edit

Theme: Big Band

ArtistSong (original artists)Result
Brahim Attaeb "You Are the Sunshine of My Life" (Stevie Wonder) Safe
Chris D. Morton "Reet Petite" (Jackie Wilson) Eliminated
Natalia Druyts "It's Oh So Quiet" (Björk) Safe
Peter Evrard "Almost Like Being in Love" (Frank Sinatra) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Mack the Knife" (Bobby Darin) Bottom two

Live Show 7 (25 April 2003)Edit

Theme: Latino Hits

ArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songResult
Brahim Attaeb "Annie, I'm Not Your Daddy" (Kid Creole and the Coconuts) "Maria Maria" (Santana) Eliminated
Natalia Druyts "Conga" (Miami Sound Machine) "Hijo de la luna" (Loona) Safe
Peter Evrard "Livin' la Vida Loca" (Ricky Martin) "Se bastasse una canzone" (Eros Ramazzotti) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Hero" (Enrique Iglesias) "Rhythm Divine" (Enrique Iglesias) Bottom two

Live Show 8: Semi-final (2 May 2003)Edit

Theme: Judge's Choice

ArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songResult
Natalia Druyts "It's Raining Men" (The Weather Girls) "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" (Aretha Franklin) Safe
Peter Evrard "Rockin' in the Free World" (Neil Young) "Never Tear Us Apart" (INXS) Safe
Wim Soutaer "Blauw" (The Scene) "Love Is All Around" (Wet Wet Wet) Eliminated

Live final (9 May 2003)Edit

ArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songThird songResult
Natalia Druyts "Think" (Aretha Franklin) "Without You" (Mariah Carey) "For You" Runner-up
Peter Evrard "Lithium" (Nirvana) "Have a Little Faith in Me" (John Hiatt) "For You" Winner

Seasons: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
Winners: Peter Evrard (2003) | Joeri Fransen (2004) | Dean Delannoit (2007) | Kevin Kayirangwa (2011)
Runners-up: Natalia Druyts (2003) | Wouter De Clerck (2004) | Esther Sels (2007) | Kato Callebaut (2011)
Lists: List of all contestants | List of songs performed on Idool
Categories: Category:Idool | Category:Idool participants