Today, the long waited Grand Final of the Swedish national selection Melodifestivalen will take place live from Stockholm!
Twelve finalists will compete for the trophy during an exciting show where the winner will be determined by the voting combination of viewers and eleven international juries. So, who will manage to impress most of the viewers and international jury members?
The line-up and running order for the show look as it follows:
- Panetoz – Håll om mig hårt
- Lisa Ajax – My heart wants me dead
- David Lindgren – We are your tomorrow
- SaRaha – Kizunguzungu
- Oscar Zia – Human
- Ace Wilder – Don’t worry
- Robin Bengtsson – Constellation prize
- Molly Sandén – Youniverse
- Boris René – Put your love on me
- Frans – If I were sorry
- Wiktoria – Save me
- Samir & Viktor – Bada nakna
Among the above mentioned artists there are some former entrants of Melodifestivalen: Ace Wilder, David Lindgren, Molly Sandén, Oscar Zia, Panetoz and Samir & Viktor. Moreover, it is interesting to note that Molly Sandén represented Sweden at Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2006 and she was also a special guest at the 2011 edition of this contest.
The interval act will include a medley of past Melodifestvalen songs: “Adrenaline” (2002) performed by DJ Méndez, “Don’t Stop Believing” (2015) performed by Mariette, “Kom” (2010) performed by Timoteij, “Kom och ta mig” (2002) performed by Brandsta City Släckers, “Bröder” (2014) performed by Linus Svenning, “Moving On” (2009) performed by Sarah Dawn Finer, “Live Forever” (2007) performed by Magnus Carlsson, “Snälla snälla” (2009) performed by Caroline af Ugglas, “Sing For Me” (2006) performed by Andreas Johnson, “Håll om mig” (2005) performed by Nanne Grönvall, “Begging” (2013) performed by Anton Ewald, “Vem é dé du vill ha” (2002) performed by Kikki and Bettan, “Lay Your Love on Me” (2008) performed by BWO, “Hero” (2008) performed by Charlotte Perrelli and “La dolce vita” (2004) performed by After Dark.
If you live in Sweden, remember to vote for your favorites through telephone, SMS and mobile app voting. Besides, to support your favorite artists you can also cast your votes in our poll:
Gina Dirawi and William Spetz will be the hosts of today’s show, which you can watch at 20:00 CET on SVT.
Stay tuned and keep in touch with the upcoming news!