The qualifier from the fifth semi final and the 11th finalist of Melodi Grand Prix 2021 is IMERIKA with the song “I Can’t Escape ”!
In the first part of the show, TuVeia and RIVER faced-off in the first duel, after the public votes RIVER advanced to the gold duel. In the second duel, Ane.Fin and IMERIKA were the ones which performed their song for the place in the gold duel and IMERIKA won the opportunity to perform the song once again.
In the gold duel there were RIVER and IMERIKA who were competing for the ticket to the final and after receiving most audience votes IMERIKA was the one who advanced through to the Final, scheduled for next Saturday 20th February.
The final line up of Melodi Grand Prix 2021 is almost complete and it includes:
TIX – “Ut Av Mørket”
Atle Pettersen – “World On Fire”
Stavangerkameratene – “Who I Am”
Kaja Rode – “Feel Again”
Rein Alexander – “Eyes Wide Open”
KeiiNO – “Monument”
Blåsemafian – “Let Loose”
Raylee – “Hero”
Emmy – “Witch Woods ”
KIIM – “My Lonely Voice”
And the finalist who performed his entry in this semi-final was Rein Alexander with “Eyes Wide Open” you can watch his performance below.
The three acts which lost in the Semi-final are still in the race for Melodi Grand Prix final as one of the 15 non qualifiers will get a wild card and that will be decided through a special second chance round scheduled for 15th of February.
You can watch the live performance of “I Can’t Escape” below, in addition to that don’t forget to read our interview with IMERIKA HERE!
The 15 acts which are going to be competing for a final place this Monday 15th of February are Ane.Fin; Beady Belle, Big Daddy Karsten, Daniel Owen, Dinaye, Jorn , Ketil Stokkan, Landeveiens Helter,Maria Solheim, Marianne Petha & Mikkel Gaup, Ole Hartz , RIVER, Royane, Stina Talling, TuVeia read the interviews we had with each of the artists competing and don’t forget to vote for your favourite below
- Jorn - Faith Bloody Faith 16%, 148 votes148 votes 16%148 votes - 16% of all votes
- Stina Talling - Elevate 13%, 127 votes127 votes 13%127 votes - 13% of all votes
- Royane - Circus 12%, 113 votes113 votes 12%113 votes - 12% of all votes
- Daniel Owen - Psycho 11%, 105 votes105 votes 11%105 votes - 11% of all votes
- Big Daddy Karsten - Smile 8%, 78 votes78 votes 8%78 votes - 8% of all votes
- River - Coming Home 8%, 77 votes77 votes 8%77 votes - 8% of all votes
- Dinaye - Own Yourself 8%, 76 votes76 votes 8%76 votes - 8% of all votes
- Ole Hartz - Vi er Norge 8%, 71 vote71 vote 8%71 vote - 8% of all votes
- Maria Solheim - Nordlyset 4%, 41 vote41 vote 4%41 vote - 4% of all votes
- Marianne Petha & Mikkel Gaup - Pages 3%, 32 votes32 votes 3%32 votes - 3% of all votes
- TuVeia - Bli med meg på gar'n 3%, 25 votes25 votes 3%25 votes - 3% of all votes
- Landeveiens Helter - Alt det der 2%, 20 votes20 votes 2%20 votes - 2% of all votes
- Ane.Fin - Walking in my Sleep 2%, 16 votes16 votes 2%16 votes - 2% of all votes
- Ketil Stokkan - My Life is OK 1%, 9 votes9 votes 1%9 votes - 1% of all votes
- Beady Belle - Playing with Fire 1%, 8 votes8 votes 1%8 votes - 1% of all votes
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