Sweden – The national broadcaster of Sweden, SVT, will reveal the line-up for this year’s Melodifestivalen on 27th November at 09:00 (CET). Melodifestivalen has been used for many years to choose Sweden’s Eurovision entry and next year’s contest will be the 58th edition.
Melfest 2019 will take place between 2nd February 2019 and 9th March 2019, and the presenters will be Sarah Dawn Finer, Kodjo Akolor, Marika Carlsson and Eric Saade.
The Lovers of Valdaro, a duo consisting of Erik Gabriel Høiby and Adam Warhester, were announced as the first act of Melodifestivalen 2019 after they were successful on the Swedish talent show P4 Nästa.
Rumours about other potential semi-finalists include: Dolly Style, Hanna Ferm, Magnus Carlsson, John Lundvik, Jan Malmsjö, Anton Hagman, Bishara Morad, Vlad Reiser, Ann-Louise Hanson, Wiktoria, Nano, Arvingarna, Lina Hedlund(of Alcazar) and Jon Henrik Fjällgren.
|Semi-final 1||2 February 2019 – Göteborg|
|Semi-final 2||9 February 2019 – Malmö|
|Semi-final 3||16 February 2019 – Leksand|
|Semi-final 4||23 February 2019 – Lidköping|
|Second chance||2 March 2019 – Nyköping|
|Final||9 March 2019 –Stockholm|