Kyiv 2017

SVT Release Full Results of Melodifestivalen 2017

Last Saturday, Robin Bengtsson won the Melodifestivalen 2017 final. Today, SVT have given us all the details of this year’s Mello results!

The full results always reveal interesting and unexpected details about how each of the entries did. Below, we will analyse each of the semifinals, the Andra Chansen round, and the final. Let’s get started!

Semifinal 1 – Gothenburg

5,706,113 votes were cast throughout the show.

Artist Song Votes Place Result
Round 1 Round 2 Total
Nano Hold On 1,056,413 122,263 1,178,676 1 Final
Ace Wilder Wild Child 981,435 84,811 1,066,246 2 Final
Boris René Her Kiss  895,618  89,512 985,130 3 Andra Chansen
De Vet Du Road Trip  870,399 48,384 918,783 4 Andra Chansen
Dinah Nah One More Night 693,220 42,010 735,230 5 Out
Adrijana Amare 407,097  — 407,097 6 Out
Charlotte Perrelli Mitt liv 399,536  — 399,536 7 Out

Interesting…

  • Boris René came 2nd in round 2 of the voting, but unfortunately, Ace Wilder had too many points from round 1 for him to beat her.

Semifinal 2 – Malmö

5,395,695 votes were cast throughout the show.

Artist Song Votes Place Result
Round 1 Round 2 Total
Mariette A Million Years 997,489 93,211 1,090,700 1 Final
Benjamin Ingrosso Good Lovin’ 966,140 93,588 1,059,728 2 Final
Lisa Ajax I Don’t Give A 969,355 67,178 1,036,533 3 Andra Chansen
Dismissed Hearts Align 668,878 76,880 745,758 4 Andra Chansen
Roger Pontare Himmel och hav 681,661 61,404 743,065 5 Out
Etzia Up 363,025  — 363,025 6 Out
Allyawan Vart har du vart 346,299  — 346,299 7 Out

Interesting…

  • Benjamin Ingrosso beat Mariette in the second round of votes.
  • In the first round, Roger Pontare came 4th, but didn’t do well enough in the second round of voting to keep that position.

Semifinal 3 – Växjö

5,756,071 votes were cast throughout the show.

Artist Song Votes Place Result
Round 1 Round 2 Total
Robin Bengtsson I Can’t Go On 945,977 85,502 1,031,479 1 Final
Owe Thörnqvist Boogieman Blues 803,452 158,075 961,526 2 Final
FO&O Gotta Thing About You 825,454 87,576 913,030 3 Andra Chansen
Anton Hagman Kiss You Goodbye 811,844 68,796 880,640 4 Andra Chansen
Bella & Filippa Crucified 783,759 83,582 867,341 5 Out
Jasmine Kara Gravity  672,565  — 672,565 6 Out
Krista Siegfrids Snurra min jord 407,769  — 407,769 7 Out

Interesting…

  • Owe was only in 4th place after the first round of votes, whilst FO&O were in second place. Owe managed to landslide the second round of voting, to fly up to second place.
  • Bella & Filippa beat Anton Hagman in the second round of votes, but not by enough votes to get them through to Andra Chansen.

Semifinal 4 – Skellefteå

4,951,648 votes were cast throughout the show.

Artist Song Votes Place Result
Round 1 Round 2 Total
Wiktoria As I Lay Me Down 987,935 84,445 1,072,380 1 Final
Jon Henrik Fjällgren feat. Aninia En värld full av strider (Eatneme Gusnie Jeenh Dåaroeh) 815,030 101,324 916,354 2 Final
Loreen Statements 768,421 104,230 872,651 3 Andra Chansen
Axel Schylström När ingen ser 671,044 59,683 730,727 4 Andra Chansen
Alice Running with Lions 673,153 49,243 722,396 5 Out
Les Gordons Bound to Fall  400,845  — 400,845 6 Out
Sara Varga & Juha Mulari Du får inte ändra på mig 219,558  —  219,558 7 Out

Interesting…

  • The first round of votes are very similar to the final result the final result. However, in the second round of votes, Loreen was the winner, with Jon Henrik Fjällgren feat. Aninia in second place.
  • Alice beat Axel Schylström in the first round of votes, but unfortunately flopped in the second round.

Andra Chansen – Linköping

7,223,709 votes were cast throughout the show.

Duel Draw Artist Song Votes Result
I 1 FO&O “Gotta Thing About You” 970,831 Final
2 De Vet Du “Road Trip” 860,182 Out
II 1 Axel Schylström “När ingen ser” 926,610 Out
2 Lisa Ajax “I Don’t Give A” 932,326 Final
III 1 Boris René “Her Kiss” 1,061,289 Final
2 Dismissed “Hearts Align” 607,015 Out
IV 1 Anton Hagman “Kiss You Goodbye” 975,547 Final
2 Loreen “Statements” 889,873 Out

Interesting…

  • Axel Schylström was only just over 6,000 votes away from beating Lisa Ajax in the second duel.

Final – Stockholm

13,566,778 votes were cast throughout the show, which smashed the previous record of 12,643,477 votes in 2016.

Artist Song Juries Televote/SMS/App Total Place
Votes Percentage Points
Robin Bengtsson “I Can’t Go On” 96 1,435,963 10.6% 50 146 1
Nano “Hold On” 76 1,627,843 11.9% 57 133 2
Jon Henrik Fjällgren feat. Aninia “En värld full av strider
(Eatneme gusnie jeenh dåaroeh)”
56 1,395,012 10.3% 49 105 3
Mariette “A Million Years” 62 1,068,531 7.9% 37 99 4
Benjamin Ingrosso “Good Lovin'” 54 961,104 7.1% 33 87 5
Wiktoria “As I Lay Me Down” 29 1,474,526 10.9% 51 80 6
Ace Wilder “Wild Child” 35 920,421 6.8% 32 67 7
Boris René “Her Kiss” 35 904,646 6.7% 31 66 8
Lisa Ajax “I Don’t Give A” 16 847,353 6.2% 30 46 9
Anton Hagman “Kiss You Goodbye” 6 1,058,232 7.8% 37 43 10
FO&O “Gotta Thing About You” 7 962,987 7.1% 34 41 11
Owe Thörnqvist “Boogieman Blues” 1 910,160 6.7% 32 33 12

Detailed Jury Points

Song Armenia Australia United Kingdom France Israel Italy Malta Norway Poland Czech Republic Ukraine Total
“I Can’t Go On” 8 10 4 10 12 8 8 12 12 4 8 96
“Hold On” 10 4 10 4 4 12 8 4 10 10 76
“A Million Years” 12 6 12 8 10 6 2 6 62
“En värld full av strider
(Eatneme gusnie jeenh dåaroeh)”
2 8 2 8 12 2 10 12 56
“Good Lovin'” 12 6 10 1 1 10 8 6 54
“Wild Child” 1 2 12 2 2 6 10 35
“Her Kiss” 6 1 4 2 4 6 8 4 35
“As I Lay Me Down” 4 8 6 4 6 1 29
“I Don’t Give A” 1 1 12 2 16
“Gotta Thing About You” 1 6 7
“Kiss You Goodbye” 1 2 2 1 6
“Boogieman Blues” 1 1

Below, you can hear the winning song, I Can’t Go On by Robin Bengtsson, once more:

Sweden will compete in the first half of the first semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv, Ukraine, on the 9th May. We wish Robin good luck!

Are you surprised by the full results of this year’s Melodifestivalen? How well did your favourite do? Let us know in the comments below!

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