Norway: Melodi Grand Prix set for February 19th

Norway will select their next Eurovision representative on February 19th. Melodi Grand Prix will once again be used to select the entrant.

Melodi Grand Prix 2022 will feature five semi-finals and a Grand Final. The competition will kick off on January 15th, and will continue weekly until it reaches the final, which will take place on February 19th.

The song submission period is currently ongoing, with the deadline on September 15th. It is expected that the submissions meet the following criteria:

  • It is encouraged that entries should have at least one Norwegian songwriter to showcase the Norwegian music scene
  • Each producer or songwriter can submit up to three songs
  • Artists must be at least 16 years old to be able to participate at Eurovision
  • As per the Eurovision rules, songs must not exceed 3 minutes, and must not be commercially released before September 1st

TIX represented Norway at Eurovision in 2021 with Fallen Angel and achieved 18th place in the final. Watch the performance below: