10 years after Eric Saade and Danny Saucedo were first and second in Melodifestivalen, Aftonbladet reports that they will compete against each other in Melodifestivalen 2021.
The new names
Moments from Melodifestivalen 2011 seem to be living in next year’s Melodifestivalen. Danny Saucedo and Eric Saade are back and will cross swords as they did in 2011.
This will be Danny Saucedo’s third solo performance and his fourth overall. In 2011 and 2012 he reached the second place, while in 2009 with the band EMD he was third. In 2011 he lost to Eric Saade’s Popular, while in 2012 he lost to Loreen’s Euphoria.
Anton Ewald returns also. It will also be his third participation in the Melodifestivalen. He is an artist who moves in the same style as the two mentioned above.
The artists who have confirmed for Melodifestivalen 2021 until now are:
- Julia Alfrida (from the radio contest P4 nästa)
- Tusse Chiza
- Sami Rekik och Wahl
- The Mamas
- Jessica Andersson
- Klara Hammarström
- Alvaro Estrella
- Paul Rey
- Danny Saucedo
- Eric Saade
- Anton Ewald
The artists who are rumored for participation in Melodifestivalen 2021:
- Lova Sönnerbo
The program of Melodifestivalen 2021 is as follows:
- 1st semifinal on February 6
- 2nd semifinal on February 13
- 3rd semifinal on February 20
- 4th semifinal on February 27
- Second chance round on March 6
- The final on March 13
The full list of participants for Melodifestivalen 2021 is expected to be revealed by the end of November. At this point, let us remind you that up to 2747 songs have been submitted for the upcoming Melodifestivalen.
Stay tuned on Eurovision Fun far all the developments as far as the participation of Sweden is concerned.