Watch now: First Icelandic semi-final

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The Icelandic national final for the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö will start tonight with the first semi-final.

The programme

The Söngvakeppnin 2013 first semi-final will feature six songs, and a combined jury and public vote will decide which three songs go further to the final. One more song can be added as a wildcard from the two semi-finals.

The shows will be presented by Guðrún Dís Emilsdóttir and Þórhallur Gunnarsson.

How to watch

RÚV TV 21.00 CET (20.00 local time). A pre-show will start 20 minutes before.



  1. Jóhanna Guðrún Jónsdóttir – Þú
  2. Magni Ásgeirsson – Ekki líta undan
  3. Svavar Knútur Kristinsson & Hreindís Ylva Garðarsdóttir Hólm – Lífið snýst
  4. Edda Viðarsdóttir – Sá sem lætur hjartað ráða för
  5. Eyþór Ingi Gunnlaugsson – Ég á líf
  6. Birgitta Haukdal – Meðal andanna
The winners will be interviewed live on the official website after the live shows.

Listen to the songs, see rehearsal photos and a trailer video on the official RUV Eurovision website


Second semi-final: Saturday 26 January
Final: 2 February, Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik

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