We’ve described Alcazar as
‘the greatest act never to represent Sweden in Eurovision’ and 1 of its current members, Lina Hedlund (pictured far left above), competes in Heat 3 in Leksand on 16 February.
Read on for reasons including which Alcastar-beating former MF winner competes here also
The song we wanted to win the Melodifestivalen final last year was the old-school Rihanna bop
sung by Margaret (pictured) who appears again in this 2nd heat from Malmö on 9 February where she closes the show. My Cabana
Read on for reasons including details of fellow Heat 2 participants including Andreas Johnson & pre-contest favourite (again) LIAMOO
WHEN?: 7pm Saturday 4 March on SVT (link to watch below)
It’s been one of the most surprising Melodifestivalens ever and we’re very excited about the upcoming four duels that will see our eight-strong final become a dozen.
Read on for our Andra Chansen predictions and the heat performances
WHEN?: 7pm (UK time) 18/2 on SVT (link at the bottom of the page below)
WHERE: Vida Arena, Växjö
We think there could be a few shocks in this heat with some surprise contenders outperforming themselves.
Read on for reasons including our Saturday night predictions for each of the songs
Välkomna to our review of Melodifestivalen heat 2 and our own exclusive Mello afterparty curated especially for you, dear reader.
What did you think of tonight’s second show?
Read on for our thoughts on tonight’s Malmö show, the results and a preview of next week’s heat