This evening saw the fourth heat of the legendary Melodifestivalen 2016 take place. Tonight we heard all 28 entries in this years competition which consists of a 6-week search to determine who will represent Sweden at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest on home soil in Stockholm later this year.
Tonight we saw 7 participants compete in heat 4 which was held in Gavle. The evening was hosted by Gina Dirawi and Sarah Dawn Finer. We saw two contestants qualify direct to the grand final and a further two progress to Andra Chansen scheduled for the 5th March in Halmstad.
Heat 4 results
Direct to the Grand Final in Stockholm
- Molly Sandén – Youniverse
- Frans – If I were sorry
Direct to Andra Chansen
- Dolly Style – Rollercoaster
- Panetoz – Håll om mig hårt
Melodifestivalen 2016 dates
06/02 Heat 1 – Göteborg 13/02 Heat 2 – Malmö 20/02 Heat 3 – Norrköping 27/02 Heat 4 – Gävle
- 05/03 Andra Chansen – Halmstad
- 12/03 Final – Stockholm
Sweden has won the Eurovision Song Contest on 6 occasions starting with ABBA in 1974 and more recently this year with Måns Zelmerlöw’s Heroes.