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Iceland: Ari Ólafsson will be flying to Lisbon!

After two semi-finals and one grand finale, Iceland have made their choice for the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. Ari Ólafsson will be representing Iceland with the song “Our Choice”. The winner was decided with both televoting and jury votes. Here are the all performances that were on the stage tonight: Fókus – Battleline Áttan – Here for You Ari Ólafsson – Our Choice Heimilistónar …

Iceland: The results of Söngvakeppnin 2018!

Tonight, we had the second semi-final of the Icelandic preselection, Söngvakeppnin 2018. It was the last semi-final, and the final will be taking place on next Saturday! Stay tuned for the results from the final next week with esc#YOUnited.com!  The 6 acts that competed tonight were, in the following order: Aron Hannes – Golddigger Áttan – Hér með þér Dagur Sigurðsson – Í …

Iceland: Aron “He’s delusional about this girl”

Aron Hannes Emulsion will be taking part in this year’s Söngvakeppnin, with his first performance later tonight. Can he make it to Eurovision for Iceland? We spoke to the performer ahead of his performance below. Hello Aron! First of all thank you for your time talking to us. How are you? Can you introduce yourself? What can you tell us about …

TONIGHT: It’s another Super Saturday!

We hope that #YOU haven’t had your fill of Eurovision shows yet, because there’s a hell of a lot more to come this weekend! Tonight could be considered the ‘Super Saturday’ of this year’s season as NINE shows take place across Europe including one final selection. Not sure how you’re going to keep up with all of this? Fear not, …

Iceland: RUV reveals their entries for Söngvakeppnin 2017

This evening Iceland revealed the entries for the upcoming Söngvakeppnin. These are the following : Linda Hartmanns – Ástfangin (Obvious Love) (Linda Hartmanns & Erla Bolladóttir) Hildur – Bammbaramm (Hildur Kristín Stefánsdóttir) Svala Björgvinsdóttir – Ég veit það (Paper) (Einar Egilsson, Svala Björgvinsdóttir, Lester Mendez & Lily Elise) Júlí Heiðar Halldórsson & Þórdís Birna Borgarsdóttir – Heim til þín (Get Back Home) (Júlí Heiðar …

Iceland: National Final scheduled for 11th March, Artists to be revealed on 20th January

The Icelandic public broadcaster, RUV, has annonced more information about the upcoming Söngvakeppnin. It was announced that like previous years their will be 2 semi-finals and the final night. During the final 2 super finalists will be choosen using 50% professional jury & 50% televoting and the winner will be decided by televoting. The dates of the shows are as follows: …

Iceland: Greta Salóme Is Heading To Stockholm

2016 is the year, that marks the 30 year anniversary for Iceland’s debut at the Eurovision Song Contest, and with this, the island with about over 300.000 inhabitants celebrated this with a spectacular show. To show how much the Icelandic people care for the song contest, they opened the show with a spectacular opening of previous Icelandic entries from the …

Iceland: Ólafsdóttir 2nd in first round of NF voting

It’s been revealed by RÚV that María Ólafsdóttir – Iceland’s representative in 2015 – was in fact only second overall after the first round of voting in the final. As can be seen in the table below (courtesy of Wikipedia), it was in fact Friðrik Dór who won the first stage of Söngvakeppnin’s final, before Ólafsdóttir surged ahead in the …

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