Swedish Eurovision candidates revealed

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The selection for the home entry for the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö has kicked off properly today, with the first half of the candidates revealed today in a press conference.

The Swedish public broadcaster SVT has announced the following names so far in their press conference this morning: (updated live)

Heat 1, Karslkrona: (in alphabetical order)

  • Cookies and Beanz – Burning flags  (Fredrik Kempe)
  • Mary N’diaye – Gosa (Johan Åsgärde, Mattias Frändå, Mary N’diaye)
  • Yohio – Heartbreak hotel (Johan Fransson, Tobias Lundgren, Tim Larsson, Henrik Göranson, YOHIO)
  • Jay-Jay Johanson – Paris (Jay-Jay Johansson)
  • Anna Järvinen – Porslin (Björn Olsson, Martin Elisson)
  • David Lindgren – Skyline (Fernando Fuentes, Henrik Nordenback, Christian Fast)
  • Eric Gadd – Vi kommer aldrig att förlora (Eric Gadd, Thomas Stenström, Jacob Olofsson)
  • Michael Feiner & Caisa – We’re still kids (Michael Feiner, Caisa Ahlroth)


Heat 2, Gothenburg (in alphabetical order):

  • Anton Ewald – Begging (Fredrik Kempe, Anton Malmberg Hård af Segerstad)
  • Joacim Cans – Annelie (Joacim Cans)
  • Sean Banan – Copacabana (Sean Banan, Ola Lindholm, Hans Blomberg, Joakim Larsson)
  • Rikard Wolff – En förlorad sommar (Tomas Andersson Wij)
  • Eric Segerstedt and Tone Damli – Hello goodbye (Robin Fredriksson, Mattias Larsson, Måns Zelmerlöw)
  • Felicia Olsson – Make me no 1 (Amir Aly, Henrik Wikström, Ingela Pling Forsman, Maria Haukaas Mittet)
  • Pernilla Wahlgren, Jenny Silver and Hanna Hedlund – On top of the world (Peter Boström, Thomas G:son)
  • Louise Hoffsten – Only the dead fish follow the stream (Louise Hoffsten, Sandra Bjurman, Stefan Örn)
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