John Lundvik Wins Melfest 2019!

John Lundvik has been crowned the winner of Melodifestivalen 2019. He won the contest earlier this evening with his song ‘Too Late For Love’. He will represent Sweden at Eurovision 2019. Continue reading

Lisa Ajax, Anna Bergendahl, Arvingarna and Nano Advance to Melfest Final from Andra Chansen!

Everyone deserves a second chance, or as it goes in Melfest the acts that finished third and fourth in their semi finals get a second bite of the cherry in the fifth week of their Eurovision selection show. Eight artists returned to the stage in Nyköping on Saturday to face off for the four spots in next week’s final. Continue reading

John Lundvik and Bishara through to Melfest Final!


Sweden’s Melfest 2019 continued in Lidkoping this evening! Seven acts competed for the two spots in the final in March and the two spots in the second chance show next week. Continue reading

Ranking: Sweden’s Melodifestivalen 2019 Contenders!

Over the past four weeks, Sweden has treated us to 28 songs in their national final Melodifestivalen 2019. There have been some upsets with some of the fan favourites not qualifying for the final or the second chance shows and being eliminated from the contest. Nonetheless, now that we have heard all the songs in full, we are in a position to rate and rank them. Read on to find out which were our favourites from this year’s bunch! Continue reading

Jon Henrik Fjallgren and Lina Hedlund through to Melfest Final!


Sweden’s Melfest 2019 continued in Leksand this evening! Seven acts competed for the two spots in the final in March and the two spots in the second chance show the week prior to that. Continue reading

Sweden Reveal Snippets of Melfest Semi 1 Songs!


It all kicks off in Gothenburg on Saturday night! One of the most anticipated selections of the Eurovision season: Sweden’s Melodifestivalen, will get under way in just two days’ time and today the Swedish broadcaster SVT gave us a sneak peak of what we can expect from the first semi final.  Continue reading

SVT Announces Line Up For Melfest 2019!


Melfest is one of the most anticipated Eurovision selections of the season. The presenting line up was announced last month (Eric Saade, Sarah Dawn Finer, Kodjo Akolor and Marika Carlsson) and rumours have been rife as to which acts would compete in this year’s contest. Today’s announcement puts all those rumours to bed. Read on to find out which familiar faces will return to fight it out to follow in the footsteps of the likes of Loreen, Mans Zelmerlow and ABBA to represent Sweden at Eurovision in 2019. Continue reading

You think Wiktoria Will Be Triumphant in the Melfest Final!

The twelve remaining acts in Melodifestivalen will do battle later this evening to be crowned the representative for Sweden at Eurovision 2017. You have been voting for the past number of weeks for your favourite and we can now reveal the results of the poll.  Continue reading

15 Things We Learned This Week (26th Feb 2017)

Eurovision NI 2017

It’s been another jumbo week for Eurovision selection shows and other Eurovision news this week! With five national finals taking place, find out how they all panned out!
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Ranking: Sweden’s Melfest Top 16!

It’s been a gruelling four weeks for the participants in Sweden’s Eurovision selection show Melodifestivalen. Following four heats, we now know the top 16 songs. Ahead of the second chance show and the winner being announced we take a look at the 16 songs in the running, give them a score out of ten and rank them from worst to best. Read on to find out who placed where!
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