Tim interviews Malou Prytz, one of the seven acts competing in the first heat of Sweden’s Melodifestivalen. She is participating with the song “Bananas”. She talked about how the song is about not taking yourself too seriously and just doing whatever you want to do. They also talked about what Malou’s plans are after Melodifestivalen.
The first round of Melodifestivalen will be held on February 5, with a round every Saturday after that. The final will be on March 12. Malou will be opening the show. You can find the rest of the running order here and how the voting works this year here. The first round will be held in the Avicii Arena in Stockholm.
About Malou Prytz
Malou Prytz is a Swedish singer who previously competed in Melodifestivalen 2019 and 2020 with the songs “I Do Me” and “Ballerina,” with both songs hitting the charts. She also has had success in Germany with the song “All Good,” a collaboration with the German Millé.
Sweden’s Eurovision Journey
In 1958, Sweden made their debut in the Eurovision Song Contest, with Alice Babs representing them with the song “Lilla stjärna” which placed fourth. Since their debut, the Scandinavian nation has managed to win six times (1974, 1984, 1991, 1999, 2012, and 2015).
In 2021, Sweden was represented by Tusse, who won the 60th edition of Melodifestivalen and competed with the song “Voices”, which managed to qualify for the Grand Final and placed 14th with 109 points from the jury and televoters.
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