Good evening everyone, and welcome to our live blog of the 57th edition of the Norwegian national final Melodi Grand Prix 2019
10 acts are going to compete to represent Norway in
The show starts at 20:55 and you can stream it here if you watch it from Norway or here if you watch it from the rest of the world.
Also, NRK encourages viewers to chat with them on this
Voting for the first part of the contest is split 50/50 by international jury (10 members with 5 per country) and public which will decide the top 4 going through to the gold duels. In the gold duels, the 4 acts will be paired off. The public will vote for the winner of each duel who will advance to the gold final where the winner of MGP will be chosen through public voting only.
There is voting available outside of Norway via this link. But you will need to register first. And you can follow our live blog right below: