Finland Presents Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu (UMK) Finalists!
Finnish broadcaster, yle have presented the 10 acts that will compete in the Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu final, which is the national format used to select the Finnish representative for Eurovision. This year, unlike in previous years, UMK will only feature one final, rather than featuring semi-finals. The show will be held on the 28th of January 2017, and will be held in the Espoo Metro Areena and hosted by previous Eurovision participant and Melodifestivalen 2016 participant, Krista Siegfrids. Now, you can listen to all 10 finalists who will fight it out to represent Finland at Eurovision 2017!
Alva – Arrows
Anni Saikku – Reach Out For the Sun
Club La Persé – My Little World
Emma – Circle of Light
Günther & D’Sanz – Love Yourself
Knucklebone Oscar & The Shangri-La Rubies – Caveman
Lauri Yrjölä – Helppo Elämä
My First band – Paradise
Norma John – Blackbird
Zühlke – Perfect Villain
Finland hosts one of the most colourful and diverse national finals, and this year is no different. Listen to the 10 hopefuls here, and tell us who you think would be the best fit to represent Finland at Eurovision 2017!