The second semi-final of Sweden’s popular national final selection Melodifestivalen has now taken place in Malmö, where another 7 acts have performed for the ideal positions of 1st and 2nd, which will send them directly to the final, or otherwise 3rd or 4th, which will send the act to the second chance round.
The seven acts were:
Mariette – A Million Years
Roger Pontare – Himmel och Hav
Etzia – Up
Allyawan – Vart har du vart
Dismissed – Hearts Align
Lisa Ajax – I Don’t Give A
Benjamin Ingrosso – Good Lovin’
The voting revealed that Mariette and Benjamin Ingrosso would both go directly to the final, however the places were still up for the second chance round.
Coming in at 7th place was Allyawan, 6th was Etzia and 5th was Roger Pontare. This left Dismissed and Lisa Ajax remaining, and despite Lisa’s polarising lyrics, she still managed to remain in the competition. Turns out Sweden does give a…
Stay tuned this week for the release of the 3rd semi-final song snippets, and for the results of the future Melfest shows!