Tonight in Reykjavik, the Icelandic National Final took place!
Seven songs advanced to the final. These were:
After a combination of both jury votes and public televoting, two songs advanced to the "Super-Final".
Eyþór Ingi Gunnlaugsson - Ég á Líf
Unnur Eggertsdóttir - Ég Syng!
Both songs then sang again, and the choice for who was to represent Iceland was left in the publics hands!
After a nearly hour and half national final, Eyþór Ingi Gunnlaugsson with his song "Ég á Líf" was chosen as the winner.
You can listen to this song here!
What do you think of "Ég á Líf"?
Do you think this a good choice for Iceland? Or were there better songs in your opinion?
A few weeks ago we did an interview with our friend from Turkey. Let's find out about his EM experience:
How did you joined EM? How did you find out about EM?
Actually, I don’t remember how I found out this contest. Maybe while
Did you discover new music at EM? Name some of your favorite songs
Of course I discovered new singers and songs. Let’s look at the
What do you like most about EM?
I like mostly to discover and share new music and the rivalry of
Are you happy with the results and voting system in general?
I am happy with the results but I am not happy with Turkey’s
Do you think that this contest can be improved? How?
I want to compete with instrumental songs.
What do you think about the Web-masters?
To be honest, I don’t know them well except Felix. Sometimes I call
Has EM influenced your life somehow?
I got many friends. I am practicing English by chatting and speaking
The third semi final of Melodi Grand Prix has just finished in Norway and we have our final three qualifiers for the final in Oslo. The finalists are:
The first finalists from A Dal in Hungary have been revealed tonight. Six acts have made it to the final out of the 10 songs that took part in the 1st heat. The qualifiers are:
The results of the 1st semi final of Melodifestivalen have been announced in Sweden. David Lindgren and YOHIO both qualify straight for the final whilst Cookies ‘n’ Beans and Eric Gadd will have to go through to Andra Chansen. Here are the full results:
To the final:
5th – Mary N’Diaye
6th – Michael Feiner & Caisa
7th – Anna Järvinen
8th – Jay-Jay Johanson