This morning, the Swedish broadcaster, SVT, announced the line up for the International Jury, who’s scores will make up half of he votes in next week’s Grand Final.
First introduced in 2010, the International Juries will be announcing their scores whilst the televoting lines are still open, giving the Swedish public an idea of what songs translate well to international audiences.
The following countries have been invited to vote:
- Bosnia & Herzegovina
- The Netherlands
Australia, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Norway and Italy are new additions to the fold, whilst Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Malta and the UK have taken a back seat for 2016
The full line up of songs and the running order for the Final are:
- Panetoz – “Håll om mig hårt”
- Lisa Ajax – “My Heart Wants Me Dead”
- David Lindgren – “We Are Your Tomorrow”
- SaRaha – “Kizunguzungu”
- Oscar Zia – “Human”
- Ace Wilder – “Don’t Worry”
- Robin Bengtsson – “Constellation Prize”
- Molly Sandén – “Youniverse”
- Boris René – “Put Your Love on Me”
- Frans – “If I Were Sorry”
- Wiktoria – “Save Me”
- Samir & Viktor – “Bada nakna”
The Melodifestivalen Final will be held on Saturday 12th March at 2000CET at the Friends Arena in Stockholm
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