© 2018 by eurovoxx and eurovoxx.net | All Rights Reserved

All images and videos used on this site have been used in good faith, and are understood to be available in the public domain. All text published on this site is the property of eurovoxx and eurovoxx.net and is not to be reproduced without our permission. For queries or questions please contact us.

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
  • Black Google+ Icon
  • Black YouTube Icon
  • Black Instagram Icon
RSS Feed

Iceland | RÚV Reveal The Artists For Each Söngvakeppnin Semi- Final

January 27, 2019

 

Yesterday, the national broadcaster for Iceland revealed the names of the ten artists that will compete in the countries national final.  Today, RÚV have revealed the running order that these ten artists will be performing at.   They are :

 


Semi Final 1 (February 9th 2019)

 

Hatari – Hatrið mun sigra

 

 

Hera Björk – Eitt andartak

 

 

Kristina Skoubo Bærendsen – Ég á mig sjálf

 

 

Þórdís Imsland – Nú og hér

 

 

Daníel Óliver – Samt ekki

 

 

 

 

 

Semi Final 2 (February 16th 2019) 

 

 

 

Elli Grill, Skaði, Glymur – Jeijó, keyrum alla leið

 

 

 

Friðrik Ómar – Hvað ef ég get ekki elskað?

 

 

Ívar Daníels – Þú bætir mig

 

 

Tara Mobee – Betri án þín

 

 

Heiðrún Anna Björnsdóttir – Helgi

 


 

 

Two artists will qualify from each semi final.  These performers will then sing live on the grand final on the 2nd March 2019.  The broadcaster also reserves the right to put forward a wildcard.  Therefore, five songs will compete in the final.  This year see's a return to the contest of Friedrik Omar (Euroband 2008), and Hera Bjork (2010 Iceland).  Also, in this years line up is the band ' Hatari' (Hate) who have quite a big following.

 

This year will also see changes to the voting.  There will be two semi finals, that will now see both juries, and the public determine which two acts from each semi shall proceed to the final. Previously, it had been left to the public alone. 

 

There will also be changes to the grand final, that will see a larger international panel vote. This will consist of ten members. The Icelandic public will also vote too. The final itself will see two rounds of voting. The first round will see two acts proceed to the 'Super Final'. Here, the artists will sing again, and there will be another vote by to determine who will fly to Tel Aviv. In another change, votes already cast in round one for these two will be added to the 'Super Final' votes, with the winner being decided, by the number of votes that has been cast throughout the entire evening.

 

Iceland last qualified for a Eurovision grand final back in 2014, and it appears that the national broadcaster is keen on them doing so this year. Of all the Nordic nations, Iceland has not performed as well as others in more recent years, with everyone qualifying at least once since 2014.

 

Have you got a favourite song?  Who do you think will win the national selection?  Please tell us your thoughts in the comments below, and don't forget to check our other social media out on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

 


 

 

 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive
Please reload