The first Semifinal of Melodifestivalen 2017 was held this evening in Gothenburg. Out of seven competing acts, two have qualified to the final, two will get a second chance and three had to leave the contest.
The results were decided by 100% televoting, in two voting rounds: the first to determine the top five and the second to get the final results, which are as follows:
Qualified to the Final:
- Nano – Hold on
- Ace Wilder – Wild child
Qualified to Andra Chansen (Second chance):
- Boris René – Her kiss
- De Vet Du – Road trip
Left the competition:
- 5th place: Dinah Nah – One more night
- 6th place: Adrijana – Amare
- 7th place: Charlotte Perelli – Mitt liv
A new record of votes for a semifinal was broken tonight.
The press poll held by ESCToday in this semifinal predicted the results correctly, except for mixing between places 6 and 7:
Melodifestivalen 2017 Agenda
- 04/02 – Semifinal 1
- 11/02 – Semifinal 2
- 18/02 – Semifinal 3
- 25/02 – Semifinal 4
- 04/03 – Andra Chansen
- 11/03 – Final
Stay tuned to ESCToday for more news regarding Melodifestivalen and Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017!