Iceland 2022: Söngvakeppnin – Full Results Released!

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Söngvakeppnin returned this year as the Icelandic national selection!

Iceland this year selected its Eurovision participant, as usual, through Söngvakeppnin. The national final dates back in 1986, when the country first participated at Eurovision. Björg Magnúsdóttir, Jón Jónsson and Ragnhildur Steinunn Jónsdóttir hosted the show.

The show consisted of two semifinals – February 26, March 5. The final took place last Saturday. The winner of the show were Sigga, Beta & Elín with their entry “Með hækkandi sól”!

Below you can find the full results of the show, which were released earlier today!

PlaceEntryVotes
1Sigga, Beta and Elín – “Með hækkandi sól”10,788
2Stefán Óli – “Ljósið”7,017
3Amarosis – “Don’t You Know”7,006
4Stefanía Svavarsdóttir – “Hjartað mitt”5,613
5Haffi Haff – “Gía”4,828
Semifinal 1

You can notice that 2nd placer Stefán Óli qualified to the final, receiving just 9 more votes than 3rd placer Amarosis. However, eventually Amarosis qualified for the final as a wild card.

PlaceEntryVotes
1Reykjavíkurdætur – “Tökum af stað”13,137
2Katla – “Þaðan af”5,251
3Suncity and Sanna – “Hækkum í botn”4,170
4Markéta Irglová – “Mögulegt”3,251
5Hanna Mia and The Astrotourists – “Séns með þér”3,197
Semifinal 2

Reykjavíkurdætur won the semifinal with more than double the votes – almost three times the 2nd placer’s points.

PlaceEntryJury VotesPublic VotesTotal
1Reykjavíkurdætur – “Tökum af stað”19,43726,32045,757
2Sigga, Beta and Elín – “Með hækkandi sól”18,14124,08342,224
3Amarosis – “Don’t You Know”11,92112,50624,427
4Stefán Óli – “Ljósið”13,4769,12622,602
5Katla – “Þaðan af”15,0315,97221,003
1st Phase of the final

Despite of the final result, Reykjavíkurdætur won on both the jury voting and public voting at the first phase of the final.

PlaceEntry1st Phase*2nd PhaseTotal
1Sigga, Beta and Elín – “Með hækkandi sól”42,22435,15677,380
2Reykjavíkurdætur – “Tökum af stað”45,75723,47069,227
2nd Phase of the final | *For more details look the table above!
Sigga, Beta & Elín – “Með hækkandi sól”

What do you think about the song? What do you think about the artist? Let us know in the comments below!

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