Fyr Og Flamme has released a new song “Kæreste” the day after picking up a TV2 Zulu Award.
Fyr Og Flamme has released their first new song since winning Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2021. “Kæreste” which translates as “Girlfriend” is released with just over a week to go until rehearsals commence for the Eurovision Song Contest 2021.
Earlier this week the duo picked up an award in Denmark for their music. On Thursday evening they received a TV2 Zulu Award as the best newcomers in Danish music this year, they also performed as part of last nights show.
Who are Fyr Og Flamme?
Fyr Og Flamme is a music duo from Denmark made up of Jesper Groth and Laurits Emanuel. The pair released their first two singles, titled “Menneskeforbruger” and “Kamæleon” in 2020, with their debut single reaching number one in the P3 Listen Danish chart.
In 2021, they took part in Denmark’s Eurovision selection show, Dansk Melodi Grand Prix. Ten artists took part, with three qualifying to the super final round, including Fyr Og Flamme. The duo ended up winning the competition with 37% of the votes.
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Denmark debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1957 alongside Austria and the United Kingdom. To date, Denmark has won the contest on three occasions, the first being in 1963 when Grethe & Jorgen Ingmann performed “Dansevise”. Denmark won the contest again in 2000 represented by the Olsen Brothers, their most recent victory came in 2013 when Emmelie de Forest performed “Only Teardrops”. Denmark failed to qualify for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2015 and 2016.