We have already visited Malmö, Linköping and Göteborg, this saturday it’s time for the 4th and last semifinal of Melodifestivalen 2014 in Örnsköldsvik. Today the final 8 snippets were released and you can watch them here.
Here are the final artists of Melodifestivalen 2014:
Alcazar – Blame It On The Disco
Songwriters: Fredrik Kempe, David Kreuger, Hamed ”K-One” Pirouzpanah.
“We have received several song suggestions but none of them suited us, after we listened to “Blame It On The Disco” we couldn’t say no.”
I.D.A – Fight Me If You Dare
Songwriters: Albin Nicklasson, Nicklas Laine, Louise Frick.
“We hope that the song will give a power-feeling, because it’s very strong and direct.”
Janet Leon – Hollow
Songwriters: Karl-Ola Kjellholm, Jimmy Jansson, Louise Winter.
“I hope that the viewers will be touched and feel what the song is about, it’s very emotional and I hope that they understand that.”
Ammotrack – Raise Your Hands
Songwriters: Jari Kujansuu, Thomas Johansson, Calle Kindbom, Mikael de Bruin.
“There has been a lot of hard rock, but this is a new type.”
Josef Johansson – Hela Natten (All Night)
Songwriters: Peter Boström, Thomas G:son, Josef Johansson, Peo Thyrén, Jonas Lundblad.
“It’s a fun format and a folk festival, this is the biggest thing you can do in Swedish TV.”
Linda Bengtzing – Ta mig (Take Me)
Songwriters: Nicke Borg, Jojo Borg Larsson.
“It feels like I’m in for the first time. It is now I’m going to break through.”
Ellinore Holmer – En Himmelsk Sång (A Heavenly Song)
Songwriters: Ellinore Holmer, Vanna Rosenberg, Åsa Schmalenbach, Josefina Sanner, Henrik Wikström, Amir Aly.
“The song is a lot about longing. The feeling that should be mediated on stage is warmth and hope, even if it feels sad for me.”
Anton Ewald – Natural
Songwriter: John Lundvik.
“This year I’ve gone into the competition to win and I think that is what I’m going to with this song.”
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