Moments ago, the first semi-final of the Icelandic national selection Söngvakeppnin 2019 aired, with only two acts proceeding to the final.

The finalists were determined by a mixture of public voting and jury votes. Also, RÚV, the Icelandic broadcaster has revealed that they may select a fifth finalist as a wild card.

The acts that participated in tonights show were:

  1. Hatari – Hatrið mun sigra
  2. Hera Björk – Eitt andartak
  3. Kristina Skoubo Bærendsen – Ég á mig sjálf
  4. Þórdís Imsland – Nú og hér
  5. Daníel Óliver – Samt ekki

Eventually the two finalists from tonight’s semi final show were:

The next semi-final of Söngvakeppnin 2019 will be aired next Saturday, February 16.