Saturday, February 11, 2012
Greta and Jonsi Eurovision Iceland 2012
Greta Salome & Jonsi are the 2012 Icelandic representatives. The duo was selected by a combination of jury voting and televoting at a 50% stake. In Baku they will perform the song Mundu eftir mer.
Jonsi already represented Iceland in 2004 with the song Heaven. This year he will be in a duet with Greta and sing their moving ballad Mundu eftir mer. Blar Opal came second with the song Stattu upp. The Icelandic selection better known as Songvakeppni Sjonvarpsins took place in Reykyavik and it presented seven acts.
The final took place following three semi-final shows as Hera Bjork opened tonight’s show with a mix of the 2007 and 1988 Eurovision winning songs. Iceland will compete in the first semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest scheduled for 22nd May.