Finnish songs published by YLE

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12 songs are selected out of 467 submitted songs in Finland.

Welcome the world
Written by Thomas Heinonen, Nestor Geli, Susie Päivärinta

The closest thing to heaven
Written by Toni Nygård

Who cares about a broken heart
Written by Thomas G:son

Make the rain
Written by J-P. Järvinen

If I do
Written by Risto Asikainen
Performed by Stiina Jean

Goodbye, hello
Written by Lars �Dille� Diedrichson, Marcos Ubeda

Addicted to you
Written by Maki Kolehmainen, Janina Frostell, Tracy Lipp
Performed by Laura Voutilainen

Written by Pertti Haverinen, Kalevi Puonti
Performed by Taina Kokkonen

My special 1
Written and performed by Saana

Written by Maki Kolehmainen, Alex Ojasti, Tracy Lipp
Performed by Aika

I don�t wanna throw it all away
Written by Maki Kolehmainen, Tracy Lipp
Performed by Geir Rönning

Say you will, say you won�t
Written by Henrik Sethsson, Thomas G:son

International jury selected the 12 finalists out of 25 entries, which YLE jury had selected from 476 songs, which were submitted to the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE by the deadline. The international jury consisted of five members: Maria Guzenina (Finland), Tobias Larsson (Sweden), Jörgen de Mylius (Denmark), Marko Reikop (Estonia) and Niamh White (Ireland).

11 songs will be performed in Finnish, one song in Italian. Eight of the finalists are orignially from Finland, four of them are from other countries.

The Finnish final will take place in Tampere on January 26th, 2002.

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