The 3rd semi final round of Melodifestivalen 2018, Sweden’s Eurovision national selection, took place tonight in MalmöAfter tonight’s event two more finalist were determined and another two artists qualified to the second chance semi final. Host of the show, like in the previous semi finals was David Lindgren ( past participant in Melodifestivalen 2012, 2013 and 2016).


This evening’s 7 contestants were:

  1. Martin Almgren – A Bitter Lullaby


2. Barbi Escobar – Stark

3. Moncho – Cuba Libre

4.Jessica Andersson – Party Voice


Kalle Moraeus & Orsa Spelmän – Min dröm

6.Dotter – Cry

7.Méndez – Everyday


The voting included two rounds in which only the public  voted.  The first 5 who receive the most votes qualified to a second round of voting . These 5 acts were:

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The two acts that qualified straight to the final are:

Martin Almgren – A Bitter Lullaby

Jessica Andersson – Party Voice

The two acts that finished in the  3rd and 4th placed and qualified to the second chance semi final are:

Méndez – Everyday

Moncho – Cuba Libre

Next week 24/02/2018 the 4th semi final will be held at the Fjällräven Center in Örnsköldsvik

  • 03/02/2018 (1st semi final): Löfbergs Arena, Karlstad
  • 10/02/2018 (2nd semi final): Scandinavium, Gothenburg
  • 17/02/2018 (3rd semi final): Malmö Arena, Malmö
  • 24/02/2018 (4th semi final): Fjällräven Center, Örnsköldsvik
  • 03/03/2018 (Second Chance semi final): Kristianstad Arena, Kristianstad
  • 10/03/2018 (Grand Final): Friends Arena, Stockholm