David Lindgren and Wiktoria go directly to Swedish final!
Frederik | On 14, Feb 2016
The second semi-final of four of the Swedish selection Melodifestivalen aired tonight from Malmö, with seven new songs competing for two spots in the final and two spots in the second chance show.
01. David Lindgren – We are Your Tomorrow
02. Victor och Natten – 100%
03. Molly Pettersson Hammar – Hunger
04. Isa – I Will Wait
05. Krista Siegfrids – Faller
06. Patrik Isaksson, Tommy Nilsson & Uno Svenningsson – Håll mitt hjärta hårt
07. Wiktoria – Save Me
First two eliminated
Following the performances, the first two acts had to be eliminated. In last place came Patrik Isaksson, Tommy Nilsson & Uno Svenningsson, followed by Victor och Natten in sixth place.
Two more for the final
The Swedes got to continue their voting, until the final results were revealed. David Lindgren and Wiktoria got the two tickets to the final, while Molly Pettersson Hammar and Isa got to go to the second chance show. Unfortunately, that meant Krista Siegfrids, who was on break from her hosting job at the Finnish UMK 2016, was eliminated, coming in fifth place.
Check out our interviews with the winners after the show:
Voting record broken – again
Last week, the record for the most votes cast ever was broken in the first semi-final, and tonight, it happened again. In total, 4.647.934 votes were cast, compared to 4.389.687 last week.
Melodifestivalen continues next week, with the third semi-final.
Photo: Kevin Lee