A seventh singer will not be participating in Songvakeppnin 2016.
RUV has decided that there is no need for a seventh singer to participate in the final of Songvakeppnin. The rules of the contest states that the jury has the right to select a seventh singer to compete in the final, however it was decided that this year a seventh singer will not be competing. The full line up for the final of Songvakeppnin 2016 is:
- Greta Salome Stefansdottir – Raddirnar
- Erna Hronn Olafsdottir & Hjortur Traustason – Hugur Minn Er
- Karlotta Sigurðardóttir – Óstöðvandi
- Þórdís Birna Borgarsdóttir and Guðmundur Snorri Sigurðarson – Spring yfir heiminn
- Elísabet Ormslev – Á ný
- Alda Dís Arnardóttir – Augnablik