It’s hard to believe, but on Saturday we will have heard all the songs competing in Melodifestivalen 2017. Where does the time go? Semi-final 4 takes place at Skellefteå Kraft Arena in Skellefteå, which is more than half way up Sweden’s eastern coast. (You’re welcome).
Two out of seven acts will go straight to the final, where they’ll join the likes of Nano, Ace Wilder and Robin Bengtsson. Two will proceed to the Andra Chansen round and three will be sent home.
We’ve now had a chance to hear 60-second snippets of each song and our bloggers have already given their short reviews based on these samples. Now it’s your turn. Who do you think will qualify for the grand final? Who will get a second chance and who will pack their bags for good?
The poll results will be announced on 25 February, just before the show starts.
Melodifestivalen 2017: Semi-Final 4 Preview
Melodifestivalen 2017: Deltävling 4, Skellefteå
1. Jon Henrik Fjällgren feat. Aninia – “En värld full av strider (Vearelde gusnie jeenh vigkieh)”
2. Alice – “Running with Lions”
3. Les Gordons – “Bound to Fall”
4. Wiktoria – “As I Lay Me Down”
5. Axel Schylström – “När ingen ser”
6. Sara Varga & Juha Mulari – “Du får inte ändra på mig”
7. Loreen – “Statements”
Now remember y’all — you can vote for as many acts as you want. Just check the box next to your favourite(s). You can only vote once though so make sure you’re certain!
Poll: Who should win semi-final 4 in Skellefteå
Earlier in the week we asked our readers to let us know which Semi-Final 4 acts they were most excited about ahead of rehearsals.
We collected a total of 2,989 votes in three days and the returnees led the way, with Loreen and Wiktoria taking 77% of all votes between them!
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The Eurovision 2012 winner won in a landslide with 54% of all votes, while 2016 debutant Wiktoria managed 23%.
Jon Henrik, the 2015 silver medalist, came third with 11%, putting him well clear of debutant Alice, who finished on 6%.
You can see the full results below.
Which deltävling 4 act are you most excited for? (Poll Closed)
- Total Votes: 2,989
Photo credits: Stina Stjernkvist / SVT