Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Sweden: Running order for "Melodifestivalen 2017"

The Swedish national selection of "Melodifestivalen 2017" starts on 4th February 2017 in Gothenburg with the first semi-final of four. Seven candidates are in the battle to get one of the two tickets for the national final on 11th March 2017 in Stockholm. SVT announced yesterday the running order for the four semi-finals.

Semi-Final 1 - 04.02.2017 (Gothenburg)

  1. Boris René - "Her Kiss"
  2. Adrijana - "Amare"
  3. Dinah Nah - "One More Night"
  4. De Vet Du - "Road Trip"
  5. Charlotte Perrelli - "Mitt liv" 
  6. Ace Wilder - "Wild Child"
  7. Nano - "Hold On"

Semi-Final 2- 11.02.2017 (Malmö)

  1. Mariette - "A Million Years"
  2. Roger Pontare - "Himmel och hav"
  3. Etzia - "Up"
  4. Allyawan - "Vart haru varit"
  5. Dismissed - "Hearts Align"
  6. Lisa Ajax - "I Don’t Give A"
  7. Benjamin Ingrosso - "Good Lovin'"

Semi-Final 3 - 18.02.2017 (Växjö)

  1. Robin Bengtsson - "I Can’t Go On"
  2. Krista Siegfrids - "Snurra min jord"
  3. Anton Hagman - "Kiss You Goodbye"
  4. Jasmine Kara - "Gravity" 
  5. Owe Thörnqvist - "Boogieman Blues"
  6. Bella & Filippa - "Crucified" 
  7. The Fooo Conspiracy - "Gotta Thing About Your"

Semi-Final 4 - 25.02.2017 (Skellefteå)

Read the official announcement here:

"Melodifestivalen" - Shows 2017

  • 04.02.2017 - Semi-Final 1 - Gothenburg
  • 11.02.2017 - Semi-Final 2 - Malmö
  • 18.02.2017 - Semi-Final 3 - Växjö
  • 25.02.2017 - Semi-Final 4 - Skellefteå
  • 04.03.2017 - Andra Chansen - Linköping
  • 11.03.2017 - Final - Stockholm

Frans won Melodifestivalen 2016 and represented Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm. His song "If I Were Sorry" ended on 5th place in the Eurovision final.

The winner of "Melodifestivalen 2017" will participate in one of the semi-finals on 9th or 11th May 2017 in Kiev. Who will represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Ukraine?

You can find out more about Melodifestivalen here: