Norway: Mørland & Debrah Scarlett to fly the flag in Vienna.
Norway had its national final and the decision was made!Mørland & Debrah Scarlett were the winners of Melodi Grand Prix 2015 with their entry A Monster Like Me.
The MGP took place at the Oslo Spektrum, host by Silya Nimoen and Kare Magnus and with the presence and participation of the Kringskastingsorkesteret, which played live music for six of the entries.An expert jury, who viewed each of the 800 songs submitted to the broadcaster earlier in the year, chose 11 finalists to compete in the final.The results of the final were decided by a public vote. The 11 finalists performed in the following order:
- Erlend Bratland – Thunderstruck
- Raylee – Louder
- Tor & Bettan – All over the world
- Jenny Langlo – Next to you
- Ira Konstantinidis – We don’t worry
- Contrazt – Heaven
- Marie Klåpbakken – Ta meg tilbake
- Staysman & Lazz – En godt stekt pizza
- Mørland & Debrah Scarlett – A monster like me
- Alexandra Joner – Cinderella
- Karin Park – Human beings
Once the voting was completed and counted, it was announced that Mørland & Debrah Scarlett will fly the Norwegian flag in Vienna in the forthcoming Eurovision Song Contest with the song A monster like me, which they will perform again in the Wiener Stadthalle during the Eurovision 2nd semi-final on 21 May.
Last year the country was represented by Carl Espen with Silent Storm and achieved a 8th place in the Grand Final. Norway counts 3 victories one of which, Alexander Rybak’s win in 2009 and Fairytale, with the largest amount of points (387) ever in history of the contest.