Tonight: Melodifestivalen Semi-final #5 in Sweden

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Good evening Europe, this is Sweden calling! Melodifestivalen 2023 continues tonight in Karlstad with its fifth semi-final.

Sweden is gearing up in full steam for Eurovision 2024! The most anticipated national selection of the season aka Melodifestivalen will be hitting our screens this evening!

How to watch?

You can watch Melodifestivalen 2024 Semi-final #5 at 20:00 CET via the following channels:

About the show

The fifth semi-final of Meldifestivalen 2024 will be held at the Lofbergs Arena in Karlstad. A total of 6 acts will be competing for 2 spots in the Grand Final and for 2 spots for the run off vote at the end of tonight show.

After the results are announced a special run off vote will be held with the 10 acts who have qualified for the second chance round.

Run off vote for the Grand Final (Second Chance)

A total 0f 10 acts will be competing at the run off vote for the final 2 spots in the Grand Final


  1. Marcus & Martinus – «Unforgettable»
  2. Chelsea Mucho – «Controlla»
  3. Jay Smith – «Back To My Roots»
  4. Elecktra – «Banne Maj»
  5. Annika Wickihalder – «Light»
  6. Medina – «Que Sera»

Second Chance competing acts

  1. Elisa Lindström – «Forever Yours»
  2. Adam Woods – «Supernatural»
  3. Dear Sara – «The Silence After You»
  4. Fröken Snusk – «Unga & Fria»
  5. Klaudy – “För Dig”
  6. Gunilla Persson – “I Won’t Shake (La La Gunilla)”
  7. Albin Tingwall – «Done Getting Over You»
  8. Scarlet – «Circus X»

Melodifestivalen 2024

Melodifestivalen 2024 will consist of a total of 6 live televised shows. The competition will be travelling to six different cities across Sweden, kicking off in Malmo on Saturday 3 February and concluding in Stockholm on Saturday 9 March.

Carina Berg will have the grand honour of hosting the forthcoming edition of the Swedish national selection- Melodifestivalen 2024.

  • 03/02/2024- Semi-final #1- Malmo (Malmo Arena)
  • 10/02/2024- Semi-final #2- Gothenburg (Scandinavium)
  • 17/02/2024- Semi-final #3- Vaxjo (Vida Arena)
  • 24/02/2024- Semi-final #4- Eskiltuna (Stiga Sports Arena)
  • 02/03/2024- Semi-final #5- Karlstad (Löfbergs Arena)
  • 09/03/2024- Grand Final- Stockholm (Friends Arena)

A total of 30 entries will partake at the forthcoming edition of Melodifestivalen. The selection jury has selected 15 songs,  whilst the remaining 15 songs were determined by SVT.

Source: SVT
Photo credit: SVT