• Dale Roberts

Sweden: First 14 acts of Melodifestivalen 2022 announced




Today Swedish broadcaster SVT revealed the first 14 artists who will be performing in their national selection show Melodifestivalen.


The acts include Eurovision 2019 competitor John Lundvik who finished 5th for Sweden with 'Too Late for Love'.



Other recent Melfest favourites include Lisa Ajax, LIAMOO, Klara Hammarström and Faith Kakembo/


The full list is:


  • Anders Bagge - 'Bigger Than The Universe'

  • LIAMOO - 'Bluffin'

  • Faith Kakembo - 'Freedom'

  • Linda Bengtzing 'Fyrfaldigt hurra!'

  • Danne Stråhed - 'Hallabaloo'

  • Cornelia Jakobs - 'Hold Me Closer'

  • Cazzi Opeia - 'I Can’t Get Enough'

  • Samira Manners - 'I Want To Be Loved'

  • Omar Rudberg - 'Moving Like That'

  • Klara Hammarström - 'Run To The Hills'

  • Tribe Friday - 'Shut Me Up'

  • THEOZ - 'Som du vill'

  • Niello & Lisa Ajax - 'Tror du att jag bryr mig'

  • John Lundvik - 'Änglavakt'


Melodifestivalen will include a total of 28 acts competing in five semi-finals in February and March with the Grand Final on Saturday 12 March (European time).


More to come...