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RUV – the broadcaster of Iceland- has revealed the names of acts who will join the national selection for Eurovision 2015.


RUV announced the names of candidates which are chosen by veteran and newcomer composers. They chose the 12 songs from 258 submitted songs. The national selection will be done with 3 steps, and the winner will be chosen.

Firt Semi Final        : 31 January
Second Semi Final : 7 February

Grand Final            : 14 February (at the Haskolabio venue in Reykjavik)

Here are the 12 candidate songs :

  1. Reg├şna ├ôsk –┬áAldrei of seint
    music: Mar├şa Bj├Ârk Sverrisd├│ttir, Marcus Frenell and Sarah Reeve
    lyrics: Mar├şa Bj├Ârk Sverrisd├│ttir and Reg├şna ├ôsk ├ôskarsd├│ttir
  2. Stefan├şa Svavarsd├│ttir –┬á Augnablik
    music and lyrics: Sveinn R├║nar Sigur├░sson
  3. Bjarni L├írus Hall –┬áBroti├░ gler
    song and lyrics: Axel Árnason and Bjarni Lárus Hall
  4. SUNDAY –┬áFja├░rir
    song and lyrics: Hildur Krist├şn Stef├ínsd├│ttir and Gu├░finnur Sveinsson
    artists:┬áHildur Krist├şn Stef├ínsd├│ttir, Gu├░finnur Sveinsson, Vignir Rafn Hilmarsson and Helga Krist├şn Ing├│lfsd├│ttir
  5. CADEM –┬áFyrir alla
    music: Dan├şel ├ôliver Sveinsson and Jimmy ├ůkerfors
    lyrics: Dan├şel ├ôliver Sveinsson and Einar ├üg├║st V├ş├░isson
    artists: Dan├şel ├ôliver ├ísamt Emelie Schytz and Caroline Waldemarsson
  6. El├şn Sif Halld├│rsd├│ttir┬á├Ź kv├Âld
    song and lyrics: El├şn Sif Halld├│rsd├│ttir
  7. Fri├░rik D├│r –┬á├Ź s├ş├░asta skipti
    music: P├ílmi Ragnar ├üsgeirsson, ├üsgeir Orri ├üsgeirsson and S├Ž├ż├│r Kristj├ínsson
    lyrics: P├ílmi Ragnar ├üsgeirsson, ├üsgeir Orri ├üsgeirsson, S├Ž├ż├│r Kristj├ínsson and Fri├░rik D├│r J├│nsson
  8. Mar├şa ├ôlafsd├│ttir ┬á–┬áL├ştil skref
    song and lyrics: ├üsgeir Orri ├üsgeirsson, P├ílmi Ragnar ├üsgeirsson and S├Ž├ż├│r Kristj├ínsson
  9. Haukur Hei├░ar Hauksson┬á–┬áMillj├│n augnablik
    music: Karl Olgeir Olgeirsson
    lyrics: Karl Olgeir Olgeirsson and Haukur Hei├░ar Hauksson
  10. Erna Hr├Ânn ├ôlafsd├│ttir┬áMyrkri├░ hlj├│tt
    song: Arnar Ástráðsson
    lyrics: Erna Hr├Ânn ├ôlafsd├│ttir
  11. Bj├Ârn and friends –┬áPiltur og st├║lka
    song and lyrics: Bj├Ârn ├×├│r Sigbj├Ârnsson, T├│mas Hermannsson and Bj├Ârn J├Ârundur Fri├░bj├Ârnsson
    artists:┬áBj├Ârn J├Ârundur Fri├░bj├Ârnsson, Unnur Birna Bj├Ârnsd├│ttir, Hafr├║n Kolbeinsd├│ttir and P├ętur ├ľrn Gu├░mundsson
  12. HINEMOA –┬á├×├║ leitar l├şka a├░ m├ęr
    music: ├üsta Bj├Ârg Bj├Ârgvinsd├│ttir
    lyrics: Bergr├║n ├Źris S├Žvarsd├│ttir
    artists: ├üsta Bj├Ârg Bj├Ârgvinsd├│ttir, Rakel P├ílsd├│ttir, Sindri Magn├║sson, Krist├│fer N├Âkkvi Sigur├░arson, G├şsli P├íll Karlsson and Reg├şna Lilja Magn├║sd├│ttir

Source : esctoday.com