The first two finalists of Melodifestivalen 2023 were selected tonight. The Sweden’s selection for the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) has began this Saturday in Gothenburg with the first heat.
Seven participants took the stage and were voted by the public. John Henrik Fjällgren, Arc North feat Adam Woods and Tone Sekelius were directly qualified for the grand final.
As for Victor Crone and Elov & Beny, they still can fight for a place in the decisive show, being relegated to the semi-final – that is a kind of second chance round.
Results of the first heat of the Melodifestivalen 2023
- 1st Jon Henrik Fjällgren, Arc North feat. Adam Woods: Where You Are (Sávežan)
- 2nd Tone Sekelius: Rhythm Of My Show – 94 points
- Qualified for the semi-final
- 3rd. Victor Crone: Diamonds – 80 points
- 4th. Elov & Beny: Raggen går – 43 points
- 6th. Rejhan: Haunted –32 points
- 7th. Loulou LaMotte: Inga sorger – 32 points
- 8th. Eva Rydberg & Ewa Roos: Länge leve livet – 31 points