The time has come. This weekend, Norway will decide its act for Eurovision in the grand final of Melodi Grand Prix 2022.
Ten artists made it through to the final battle. Pre-qualified finalists Subwoolfer, Elsie Bay, Northkid, Anna-Lisa Kumoji and Christian Ingebrigtsen are joined by semi-final winners Frode Vassel, Farida, Oda Gondrosen, Sofie Fjellvang and Maria Mohn in what promises to be a stellar show. But only one act can win the prestigious Norwegian ticket to Turin.
Ahead of the final, we want to hear from you. Which act deserves to win Melodi Grand Prix 2022 and sing for Norway at Eurovision? Listen to all ten finalists below and vote in our poll now!
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Norway: Melodi Grand Prix 2022 finalists
Elsie Bay — “Death of Us”
Elsie Bay brings raw emotion with “Death of Us”, a haunting string-laden track about the breakdown of a relationship. Pre-qualified for the final, all eyes will be on Elsie as one of the favourites to win MGP 2022. Could she be Norway’s pick for Turin?
Subwoolfer — “Give That Wolf a Banana”
Current favourite to win with the bookmakers, the mysterious Subwoolfer deliver an absurdist retelling of Little Red Riding Hood with their perplexing track “Give That Wolf a Banana”. They’re through to the MGP final as automatic qualifiers. Could they bring home the MGP gold for grandma?
NorthKid — “Someone”
Automatic qualifiers NorthKid are giving a classic boyband ballad with their Eurovision bid “Someone”. Are they your pick to win?
Christian Ingebrigtsen — “Wonder of the World”
Christian Ingebrigtsen of A1 fame bids for the Norwegian Eurovision ticket with “Wonder of the World”, a love letter in the form of a piano and string quintet ballad. Automatically through to the final, he’s ready for his shot at Melodi Grand Prix glory. Does Christian get your vote?
Anna-Lisa Kumoji — “Queen Bees”
Royalty has arrived, honey. Pre-qualified finalist Anna-Lisa Kumoji delivers confidence in the feisty and funky “Queen Bees”. Is Anna-Lisa your queen?
Frode — “Black Flowers”
Frode Vassel brings a dose of high-camp glam-rock with “Black Flowers”. He’s through to the final after a shock victory in semi-final one. Could Frode go all the way?
Farida — “Dangerous”
Farida goes for the big bucks with her Bond-esque ballad “Dangerous”. She won the golden ticket to the final when she toppled the competition in semi-final two. Is Farida destined for Melodi Grand Prix glory?
Oda Gondrosen — “Hammer of Thor”
She’s already got her hands on mjolnir, now she’s ready to steal some hearts. Semi-final three champion Oda Gondrosen sings a feminist folk anthem about taking power into your own hands with “Hammer of Thor”. Will she steal the thunder once more?
Sofie Fjellvang — “Made of Glass”
She might be made of glass, but Sofie Fjellvang is here to shatter it. After winning semi-final four, Sofie bids to be Norway’s next Eurovision superstar with “Made of Glass”. Does Sofie get your vote?
Maria Mohn — “Fly”
Maria Mohn is through to the MGP final as the winner of the Sistesjansen (last chance) round, following a gold duel loss to Sofie Fjellvang in semi-final four. She’s delivering traditional folk with her powerful uplifting anthem “Fly”. Is Maria your pick for Norway?
Poll: Who should win Melodi Grand Prix 2022 and sing for Norway at Eurovision?
In this poll, you can vote for as many songs as you like, but choose carefully — you can only vote once.
This poll will close ahead of the MGP 2022 final on Saturday 19 February, with results published shortly before the show.
Who did you vote for? Who will win the grand final of Melodi Grand Prix 2022? Let us know in the comments below.