Today the first fourteen acts competing in Melodifestivalen will be revealed, Romania commences its Eurovision search and Slovenia reveals more about EMA Freš.
08:00 CET – Sweden – First fourteen Melodifestivalen acts revealed
SVT will announce half of the acts that will be competing in Melodifestivalen 2022 today from 08:00 CET. The first fourteen acts competing to represent Sweden in Turin will be revealed today, with the next fourteen to be revealed next week.
This year Oscar Zia will be the host of Melodifestivalen 2022. Oscar has taken part in Melodifestivalen three times (2013, 2014, 2016). Last year he co-hosted Semi-Final 2 of Melodifestivalen with Christer Björkman and Anis Don Demina. The dates of Melodifestivalen 2022 are as follows:
- Semi-Final 1: Malmö – Malmö Arena (February 5)
- Semi-Final 2: Gothenburg – Scandinavium (Feburary 12)
- Semi-Final 3: Linköping – Saab Arena (February 19)
- Semi-Final 4: Lidköping – Sparbanken Arena (February 26)
- Semi-Final 4: Örnsköldsvik – Hägglunds Arena (March 5)
- Final: Stockholm – Friends Arena (March 12)
Romania – Selectia Nationala – Song Submissions Open
TVR opens the song submissions window for Selecţia Naţională 2022 today, as Romania returns to an open selection for the first time since 2019.
Song submissions for Selecţia Naţională are open from today and close on December 10. TVR is set to reveal the full rules of the selection during the course of today and is expected to announce more details about the format of the competition.
Slovenia – EMA Freš 2022 – Participants Reveal
The twenty-four artists that will be competing in EMA Freš 2022 are set to be revealed by RTVSLO today. Song submissions for the competition closed earlier this week with a jury selecting the participants last night. The competition will kick off on November 29 with the first online duel.
Image Source: Eurovision.tv / SVT & Stina Stjernkvist