Eliot Nordqvist has been named as the Swedish participant in the 2016 edition of Eurovision Young Musicians.
Eliot Nordqvist is 16 years old and won the 2015 edition of Polstjärnepriset, Eliot is a pianist and also composes his own music. Eliot is currently studying at the Lilla Akademien in the Swedish Capital, Stockholm. He will now go on to represent Sweden later this year in Cologne and will be hoping to win the contest 10 years after Andreas Brantelid.
It is also confirmed that SVT will be broadcasting the show live on September 3.