After winning the right to represent Sweden at the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest, Sweden’s Eurovision 2022 representative Cornelia Jakobs will also be partaking in the Eurovision Pre-Party circuit, with her appearance at the London Eurovision Party on April 3 confirmed.
London Eurovision Party
About the Pre-Party: One of the longest Eurovision Pre-Parties, the London Eurovision Party, will once again take place. Paddy O’Connell; the voice of BBC Radio 4, alongside SuRie (United Kingdom, 2018) will host the 2022 edition. SuRie will also treat the audience to a performance.
Acts: At the time of writing these acts have been confirmed for the Pre-Party: Brooke (Ireland, 2022), Intelligent Music Project (Bulgaria, 2022), VICTORIA (Bulgaria, 2020, 2021), WE ARE DOMI (Czech Republic 2022), Krystian Ochman (Poland, 2022), Aidan (MESC runner up 2022), Vladana Vučinić (Montenegro 2022), Monika Liu (Lithuania 2022) Mia Dimšić (Croatia 2022), Citi Zēni (Latvia 2022), James Newman (UK 2020, 2021), Malik Harris (Germany 2022), Jérémie Makiese (Belgium 2022), WRS (Romania 2022), Emma Muscat (Malta 2022), Sam Ryder (UK 2022), KEiiNO (Norway 2019), Chanel (Spain 2022), STEFAN (Estonia 2022), LUM!X feat. Pia Maria (Austria 2022), The Roop (Lithuania 2020, 2021), Andrea (North Macedonia 2022), Subwoolfer (Norway 2022), Cornelia Jakobs (Sweden 2022).
Venue: The new venue for the London Eurovision Party, will be the Hard Rock Hotel in Marble Arch, which is steps away from Hyde Park
Tickets: Tickets for the event are now sold out.
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 the competition 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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News Source: London Eurovision Party
Photo Source: SVT/Annika Berglund