Melodifestivalen is known as one of the favourite national selections for the Eurovision Song Contest in the name of Sweden.

Through the long national final adventure MF artists will compete in┬ásemi finals and the successful artists will be chosen by public. And the great final┬áwhich will take place at the Friends Arena in Stockholm on Saturday the 12th of March, and it’s hosted by┬áGina Dirawi & William Spetz.

Christer Bj├Ârkman, executive producer of Melodifestivalen 2016 said about the Melodifestivalen 2016: “It’s great that there is such a diverse bunch of authors behind next┬áyear’s songs. Among the artists, we have dear comebacks but also many newcomers with strong songs and possible breakthroughs. And there are really strong final candidates in all four semi-finals”


Semi-final 1 Gothenburg

Saturday 6th of February. Hosted by Gina Dirawi & Petra Mede. (please note, songs are in alphabetical order, not running order):

  • Mimi WernerAinÔÇÖt No Good
    (Mimi Werner, G├Âran Werner, Marcus Svedin, Jason Saenz)
  • Samir & ViktorBada nakna
    (Fredrik Kempe, David Kreuger, Anderz Wrethov)
  • Robin BengtssonConstellation Price
    (Bobby Ljunggren, Henrik Wikstr├Âm, Mark Hole, Martin Eriksson)
  • Ace WilderDonÔÇÖt Worry
    (joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Anton H├ąrd af Segerstad, Ace Wilder)
  • Anna BookHimmel f├Âr tv├ą
    (Sven-Inge Sj├Âberg, Lennart Wastesson, Larry Forsberg, Camilla L├Ąckberg)
  • Pernilla AnderssonMitt guld
    (Pernilla Andersson, Fredrik R├Ânnqvist)
  • Albin & Mattias Andr├ęassonRik
    (Albin Johns├ęn, Mattias Andr├ęasson)


Semi-final 2: Malm├Â

Saturday 13th of February. Hosted by Gina Dirawi & Charlotte Perrelli. (please note, songs are in alphabetical order, not running order):

  • Victor och Natten100%
    (Dag Lundberg, Melker, Jesper Lundh)
  • Krista SiegfridsFaller
    (Krista Siegfrids, Gabriel Alares, Magnus Wallin, Gustaf Svenungsson)
  • Molly Pettersson HammarHunger
    (Joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Anton H├ąrd af Segerstad, Molly Pettersson Hammar)
  • Patrik Isaksson, Tommy Nilsson & Uno SvenningssonH├ąll mitt hj├Ąrta h├ąrt
    (Patrik Isaksson, Tommy Nilsson, Uno Svenningsson)
  • IsaI Will Wait
    (Anton H├ąrd af Segerstad, Joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Nikki Flores)
  • WiktoriaSave Me
    (Jens Siverstedt, Lauren Dyson, Jonas Wallin)
  • David LindgrenWe are Your Tomorrow
    (Anderz Wrethov, Sharon Vaughn, Gustav Efraimsson)


    Semi-final 3: Norrk├Âping

    Saturday 20th of February. Hosted by Gina Dirawi & Henrik Schyffert. (please note, songs are in alphabetical order, not running order):

    • Oscar ZiaHuman
      (Oscar Zia, Victor Thell, Maria Smith)
    • SaRahaKizunguzungu
      (Anderz Wrethov, Sara ÔÇŁSaRahaÔÇŁ Larsson, Arash Labaf)
    • After DarkKom ut som en stj├Ąrna
      (Sven-Inge Sj├Âberg, Lennart Wastesson, Larry Forsberg, Lina Eriksson, Kent Olsson, Calle Kindbom)
    • Lisa AjaxMy Heart Wants Me Dead
      (Linnea Deb, Joy Deb, Anton H├ąrd af Segerstad)
    • Boris Ren├ęPut Your Love on Me
      (Boris Ren├ę, Tobias Lundgren, Tim Larsson)
    • SMAILO┬á– Weight of the World
      (Arvid ├ůngstr├Âm, Dennis Babic, Oscar Berglund Juhola, Anton G├Âransson, Robin Danielsson)
    • Swingfly feat. Helena GutarraYou Carved Your Name
      (Jocke ├ůhlund, Andreas Kleerup)

    Semi-final┬á4: G├Ąvle

    Saturday 27th of February. Hosted by Gina Dirawi & Sarah Dawn Finer. (please note, songs are in alphabetical order, not running order):

    • Martin StenmarckDu tar mig tillbaks
      (David Stenmarck)
    • PanetozH├ąll om mig h├ąrt
      (Jimmy Jansson, Karl-Ola Kjellholm, Jakke Erixson, Pa Modou Badjie, Njol Badjie, Nebeyu Baheru)
    • FransIf I Were Sorry
      (Oscar Fogelstr├Âm, Michael Saxell, Fredrik Andersson, Frans Jeppsson Wall)
    • Linda BengtzingKiller Girl
      (Mattias Kallenberger, Andreas Berlin, Linda Bengtzing, Dag ├ľhrlund)
    • Dolly StyleRollercoaster
      (Thomas G:son, Peter Bostr├Âm, Alexandra Salomonsson)
    • EclipseRunaways
      (Erik M├ąrtensson)
    • Molly Sand├ęnYouniverse
      (Molly Sand├ęn, Danny Saucedo, John Alexis)

    Petra Mede, William Spetz,.Gina Dirawi, Sarah Dawn Finar, Charlotte Perrelli and Henrik Schyffert, some of the Melodifestivalen hosts for 2016.