Cornelia Jakobs joins Tim during rehearsals for the Melodifestivalen final to discuss what we can expect from her in her final performance, her methods of coping with the pressure and the chance that we might see her on stage in Turin!
She will compete with the song “Hold Me Closer” on Saturday night.
The final of Melodifestivalen will take place on March 12. Cornelia will perform tenth in the running order, which can be found here. The results will be decided by a 50/50 split between the televote and international juries. It will take place at the Friends Arena in Stockholm.
About Cornelia Jakobs
Cornelia Jakobs makes her Melodifestivalen debut this year as a solo artist, but previously participated in the contest in 2011 and 2012 as part of girl group Love Generation. She has also recently composed the soundtrack to HBO series Björnstad, a song called “Weight of the World”.
Her entry for Melodifestivalen 2022, “Hold Me Closer”, qualified directly to the final.
Listen to “Hold Me Closer” on streaming services
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