The second semi-final of the Icelandic national selection, Söngvakeppnin 2019, took place tonight in Reykjavik. Five acts competed for the two spots in the final:
- Elli Grill, Skaði, Glymur – Jeijó, keyrum alla leið
- Ívar Daníels – Þú bætir mig
- Heiðrún Anna Björnsdóttir – Helgi
- Tara Mobee – Betri án þín
- Friðrik Ómar – Hvað ef ég get ekki elskað?
The qualifiers were decided by a combination of the jury votes and televotes. After the votes were counted, it was the following two acts that won the tickets to the final:
Friðrik Ómar – Hvað ef ég get ekki elskað?
Tara Mobee – Betri án þín
After these two qualifiers, it was time for a surprise. The host told that there was going to be a wild card qualifier, which would be finalist number five. It turned out that the wild card qualifier was Kristina Skoubo Bærendsen from semi-final 1:
So Friðrik Ómar, Tara Mobee and Kristina Skoubo Bærendsen are going to join the semi-final one qualifiers, Hera Björk and Hatari in the grand final of Söngvakeppnin, which takes place on March 2nd 2019. Here’s a reminder of Hera Björk’s and Hatari’s songs:
Now that we have all the finalists of Söngvakeppnin 2019, we would like to know YOUR opinion of them! Who do you think should carry the Icelandic flag in Tel Aviv? Vote your favourite here: