Etzia competing to represent Sweden at EuroVision 2017

Etzia competing to represent Sweden at EuroVision 2017

Source: SVT Etzia in Melodifestivalen 2017: Want to help other women On Saturday it’s time for debutant Etzia to take the stage in Malmö Arena with the song “Up”. The song is an energetic and full motion and Etzia want with it spread joy and warmth in February cold. But her participation also means a …

Camilla Henemark and Army of Lovers strike out at Melodifestivalen

Camilla Henemark and Army of Lovers strike out at Melodifestivalen

This week we watched ‘Hotel Rawanda’ instead of Melodifestival this week. But we were able to catch the voting to see who made it to the final and second chance rounds. We forgot Army of Lovers was competing. My Swede said they were good, before. Hmmmm. Well Army of Lovers is a Swedish dance music …

Mary N’Diaye got robbed, or in other words, why didn’t she make it past round 1 in Melodifestivalen?

Mary N’Diaye got robbed, or in other words, why didn’t she make it past round 1 in Melodifestivalen?

So siked I was to cheer Mary on in Melodifestivalen, the Swedish Song Contest in the lead up to Eurovision. Here’s her performance in round 1: She didn’t receive enough votes to go directly to the final or the second chance round. The name of the song translates into cuddle and is used by kids …

Emilia is in the Swedish Song Contest for the lead up to EuroVision

Emilia is in the Swedish Song Contest for the lead up to EuroVision

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucrKVK_Fwcs[/youtube] Emilia Rydberg is a Swedish ballad/pop music singer, mostly known for her hit “Big Big World”. Emilia was discovered in 1996 by Lars Anderson, son of ABBA’s manager, Stig Anderson. Rydberg’s father is Ethiopian singer Teshome Mitiku; and her mother is Swedish. In 2008 she released two new singles called “I Won’t Cry” and …