Sweden: First 16 Melodifestivalen acts announced

by Sanjay (Sergio) Jiandani 84 views

SVT, the Swedish national broadcaster has revealed the names of the first 16 acts that will compete in the forthocoming Swedish Eurovision national selection- Melodifestivalen 2014.

The Swedish broadcaster held a special press conference in Stockholm today in order to announce the names of the 16 candidates that will compete in Malmö and Linköping, semi-final 1 and semi-final 2.

Semi-final 1 – Malmö – 01 February

  • Mahan MoinAleo
  • Alvaro EstrellaBedroom
  • Linus SvenningBröder
  • Sylvester SchlegelBygdens son
  • Elisa LindströmCasanova
  • Ellen BenediktsonSongbird
  • Helena PaparizouSurvivor
  • YOHIOTo the end

Semi-final 2 – Linköping – 08 February

  • Panetoz Efter solsken
  • Manda –  Glow
  • Pink Pistols I am somebody
  • JEMLove trigger
  • Martin StenmarckNär änglarna går hem
  • Little Great ThingsSet yourself free
  • The RefreshmentsHallelujah
  • Sanna NielsenUndo

The remaining 16 candidates will be announced on Thursday 28 November. A total of 32 acts will battle for the golden ticket to represent Sweden in Copenhangen.

Stay tuned to esctoday.com for the latest news on Sweden and the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest.

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