Iceland: Listen to Söngvakeppnin 2016 Entries!

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The Icelandic broadcaster RÚV has aired the participating songs of this year’s Icelandic national selection Söngvakeppnin 2016 on Rás 2 and now they are available for listening on RÚV website.

The final of Söngvakeppnin 2016 will take place on 20 February with 7 songs participating. Two semifinals will be held on 6 and 13 February with 6 songs each – the top three from each semifinal, chosen by televoting will qualify to the final. A special jury will then award a spot in the final to one of the six non-qualifiers.

The participating songs are:

  • Sigga EyrúnKreisí (Crazy)
  • Helgi Valur ÁsgeirssonÓvær (Uneasy)
  • Erna Mist & Magnús ThorlaciusÓtöluðorð (Unspoken words)
  • Erna Hrönn Ólafsdóttir & Hjörtur TraustasonHugurminner (My mind is)
  • Þórdís Birna Borgarsdóttir & Guðmundur Snorri SigurðarsonSpring yfirheiminn (All over the world)
  • Alda Dís ArnardóttirAugnablik (One moment)
  • Karlotta SigurðardóttirÓstöðvandi (Unstoppable)
  • Ingólfur ÞórarinssonFátækurnámsmaður (A broke student)
  • Elísabet OrmslevÁ ný (Again)
  • Greta Salome StefánsdóttirRaddirnar (The voices)
  • Sigríður Eir Zophoniasardóttir & Jóhanna Vala HöskuldsdóttirÉgséþig (I see you)
  • Pálmi GunnarssonÉgleiðiþigheim (I lead you home)

The songs are available for listening here. Lyrics (in Icelandic) and short biographies of the participating artists can also be found on the website.

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