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Feb 06 Melodifestivalen 2016: Heat 1 – LIVE BLOG

It’s finally here! The biggest month in Swedish television is here and tonight we have the first of six live Melodifestivalen shows in the search for Sweden’s 2016 Eurovision entry – and the one who will defend their crown! If unfamiliar with Melodifestivalen, it’s basically a huge spectacle-contest in which seven acts compete each night with an original song and performance in the hopes of receiving votes from the public. The top two acts go straight to the final (where the winner is chosen), while 3rd and 4th place will return in Week 5 for the Second Chance round where...more