The Norwegian selection, Melodi Grand Prix will have to face a change of one of it’s hosts due to the fact that Ingrid Gjessing Linhave had to step out of hosting the fifth semi-final and the grand final of the show due to health problems to be precise she had problems with her back and is on a sick leave till the end of the recording of Melodi Grand Prix 2021 as a substitute host to join Kåre Magnus Bergh and Ronny Brede Aase we will see Silje Nordnes.
“It is a bit special to throw yourself around at such short notice, but it is a large well-oiled machinery with lots of good people. And I have worked a little with Kåre Magnus and a lot with Ronny, to put it mildly, and I can not imagine better partners to have by my side.”
Silje Nordnes said to NRK
Silje is radio host on NRK P3 and she is also known as being the host of The Masked Singer and participant of Masterchef Norway. In addition to that she is a huge fan of Eurovision Song Contest and has appeared as one of the panelists at the Eurovision show “Adresse” hosted by Marte Stokstad.
The fifth semi-final takes place tomorrow with the beginning at 19:50 CET tune in for our live blog and don’t forget to read the interviews with Ane.Fin, IMERIKA, RIVER and TuVeia (by clicking on the name of the performer) and vote for your favourites below.
- Imerika - I Can't Escape 38%, 224 votes224 votes 38%224 votes - 38% of all votes
- River - Coming Home 30%, 176 votes176 votes 30%176 votes - 30% of all votes
- TuVeia - Bli med meg på gar’n 18%, 105 votes105 votes 18%105 votes - 18% of all votes
- Ane.Fin - Walking In My Sleep 13%, 77 votes77 votes 13%77 votes - 13% of all votes
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