Mariette and Benjamin Ingrosso will go directly to Melodifestivalen 2017 final!
Tonight, Sweden continued the search for their Eurovision representative with the second semi-final of Melodifestivalen 2017. Tonight's show, held in the Malmö arena, saw Mariette and Benjamin Ingrosso being chosen as the next two Melodifestivalen finalists.
The running order
- Mariette - "A Million Years"
- Roger Pontare - ""Himmel och hav"
- Etzia - "Up"
- Allyawan - "Vart har du vart"
- Dismissed - "Hearts Align"
- Lisa Ajax - "I Don't Give A"
- Benjamin Ingrosso - "Good Lovin'"
Mariette was the first direct qualifier to the final. This will be her second time at the Melodifestivalen final after coming in 3rd place in 2015. Benjamin Ingrosso was then announced as the second to qualify for the final. Watch our interview with Benjamin below.
Watch the reactions from Mariette and Benjamin below.
Going to Second Chance round
The acts that will compete for a place in the final in the second chance round will be Dismissed and Lisa Ajax.