Watch now: Söngvakeppnin 2014 Semi-final 2

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Tonight the quest to find Iceland’s Eurovision Song Contest 2014 representative continues, as the second of two semi-finals will be aired on their national broadcaster, RÚV.

The Show

Five more of the ten acts hoping to represent Iceland in May will take to the stage and perform their songs.  The top three acts will progress to the final, which will be televised next Saturday, and the other two acts will be eliminated from the competition.  Like last week, the voting in the semi-finals will be entirely televoting.

How to watch

The second semi-final of the 2014 Icelandic Eurovision national selection, Söngvakeppnin, will be aired live on RÚV at 20:45 CET

  • RUV 1
  • RUV webcast here.


The participants:

  1. Sigríður Eyrún Friðriksdóttir – Lífið kviknar á ný
  2. Guðrún Árný Karlsdóttir – Til þín
  3. F.U.N.K. – Þangað til ég dey
  4. Guðbjörg Magnúsdóttir – Aðeins ætluð þér
  5. Pollapönk – Enga fordóma


Iceland will compete in the first half of the first semi-final on 6 May 2014.  They debuted in 1986 and their best result to date is second place, both in 1999 and ten years later in 2009.  They finished in 17th place last year with the song Ég á líf.

Stay tuned to for more news on Iceland and the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest.