Sweden’s Melodifestivalen, which decides the nation’s Eurovision 2017 song, continued with the third of its live shows from Vaxjo this evening. Two acts made it directly to the final on 11th March while the songs in third and fourth place will compete again in the Second Chance show on 4th March. Read on to find out who made it.
Melfest third show was again presented by trio Hasse Andersson, David Lindgren and Clara Henry who opened the show with another parody musical number. Following this we got the competing performances which included Melfest favourites Robin Bengtsson and Krista Siegfrids, as well as first timers FO&O (formerly the Fooo Conspiracy), Anton Hagman, Jasmine Kara, Owe Thornqvist and duo Bella and Filippa.
Advancing directly to the final were Robin Bengtson with song ‘I Can’t Go On’ and Owe Thornqvist who qualified with ‘Boogieman Blues’.
Meanwhile the two songs that will compete again in the second chance show are Anton Hagman’s ‘Kiss You Goodbye’ and ‘Got a Thing About You’ by FO&O.
Show 3 Results- Vaxjo 18th Feb
- Robin Bengtsson- ‘I Can’t Go On’ (Qualified directly)
- Krista Siegfrids- ‘Snurra min jord’ (eliminated)
- Anton Hagman- ‘Kiss You Goodbye'(Second Chance)
- Jasmine Kara- ‘Gravity’ (eliminated)
- Owe Thörnqvist- ‘Boogieman Blues’ (Qualified directly)
- Bella & Filippa- ‘Crucified’ (eliminated)
- FO&O- ‘Gotta Thing About You’ (Second Chance)
Melodifestivalen returns with its second show live from Skellefteå next weekend.