Earlier today, the Swedish national broadcaster SVT released the names of the acts taking part in the first and second semi-final of next year’s national selection – Melodifestivalen 2015.
Here, we take a look at the 7 artists chosen to compete in semi-final 1 on the 7 February 2015 in the host city of Gothenburg.
Can’t hurt me now
(Aleena Gibson, Fredrik Thomander)
Born in Stockholm, Jessica Andersson is a singer who is known in both the Melodifestivalen and Eurovision scene. In 2003, Jessica represented Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest as part of the duo Fame. With their song Give me your love, the duo ended in fifth place at the contest. Jessica has since participated as a solo artists in Melodifestivalen – in 2006 with Kalla nätter, in 2007 with Kom and in 2010 with I did it for love.