Category: Sweden

/ by Edward Montebello -

Elin Petersson known for Melodifestivalen

Elin Petersson is the second participant confirmed for Melodifestivalen 2013. She won the official website contest for non-established artists. Swedish public broadcaster SVT wants that at least one non-established singer…

/ by Juha Repo -

MTV: Loreen voted as best Swedish act

Loreen has been revealed as the winner of the Swedish act of the year at the annual MTV European music awards (EMA). At the same time she will become an Worldwide…

/ by Juha Repo -

Abba museum to be opened in 2013

There have been plans for an ABBA museum to celebrate the 1974 first Eurovision Song Contest winners for some years now, but the project has been put repeatedly on hold….

/ by Juha Repo -

Loreen to release debut album late October

The debut album from the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest winner Loreen is now available to pre-order with some online retailers. The album, believed to be called Heal, will be released…

/ by Juha Repo -

2549 entries sent to Melodifestivalen 2013

The deadline for submitting songs to the Swedish Melodifestivalen has ended and the Swedish broadcaster SVT has informed that 1902 songs were submitted to the normal selection and 647 for…

/ by Juha Repo -

Malmo: Charlotte Perrelli on stage as Evita

A new production of the musical Evita, based on the life of Evita Peron at Malmö Opera in Sweden features Charlotte Perrelli in the leading role. The Eurovision Song Contest…