Iceland held its national final “Söngvakeppnin 2023” tonight.
In the last 2 weeks, Icelandic broadcaster RÚV held the 2 semi-finals of “Söngvakeppnin 2023“, where 10 artists performed. 5 of these artists qualified for the final.
The artists performed in the following order:
- Sigga Ózk – Dancing Lonely
- Bragi – Sometimes the World’s Against Us
- Celebs – Dómsdags dans / Doomsday Dancing
- Diljá – Power
- Langi Seli og Skuggarnir – OK
You can watch all of their live performances here:
Playlists can be found here:
The results were determined in 2 rounds:
- Round 1 – Based on a 50% international jury vote and a 50% public vote.
- Round 2 – Top 2 artists will qualify for the “Super-final”. The results will be based on the public vote.
Combining the jury and public vote, it turns out the top 2 acts are:
Based on the public vote only, the winner of Söngvakeppnin 2023 is Diljá with the song “Power“:
Iceland will compete in the first half of semi-final 2 at Eurovision 2023.
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