The fourth heat of Melodifestivalen 2005 takes place tonight in Växjö. The participating songs can be heard for the first time on Swedish radio channel P4 from 14.03 CET. Until 20:00 CET, the songs will also be available on SVT's Melodifestivalen website. Tonight Katrina Leskanich, winner of the 1997 Eurovision Song Contest for the United Kingdom, will compete for reaching the Swedish final.
These are the participants in Melodifestivalen 2005 – Heat 4:
1. Anne-Lie Rydé – Så nära
2. B-Boys International feat. Paul M – One step closer to you
3. Mathias Holmgren – Långt bortom tid och rum
4. Rickard Engfors & Katarina Fallholm – Ready for me
5. Date – Hörde änglarna viska ditt namn
6. Nanne Grönvall – Håll om mig
7. Caroline Wennergren – A different kind of love
8. Katrina & The Nameless* – As if tomorrow will never come
* After a dispute between Katrina Leskanich and her old band members The Waves about the use of the name The New Wave for her Swedish band Playboys, it has now been decided that they will appear as Katrina & The Nameless instead.
The songs will be presented one by one on Swedish radio channel P4 starting at 14.03 CET. The radio show can be heard via www.sr.se. Click on webbradio and select P4. At the same time the lines will also open for televoting. Voting is only possible for people in Sweden.
Until 20:00 CET, the songs will also be available on SVT's Melodifestivalen website. You can listen to the songs by clicking here.
The fourth heat of Melodifestivalen 2005 takes place tonight at 20:00 CET and can be watched live over the Internet.