Iceland's Söngvakeppni starts tonight with its first semifinal. All songs in Icelandic in semifinal. In final they can be performed in the language they are intended to be performed in Stockholm should they win. Eurovision veteran Greta Salóme shines in this semifinal but the good stuff is coming in the second semifinal next week. Three songs will qualify for the final. After second semi one more among the drops outs will be liften to the final line up by a special jury.
Hljómsveitin Eva - Ég sé þig
Ingólfur Þórarinsson - Fátækur námsmaður
Erna Hrönn Ólafsdóttir & Hjörtur Traustason - Hugur minn er
Sigríður Eyrún Friðriksdóttir - Kreisí
Karlotta Sigurðardóttir - Óstöðvandi
Greta Salóme Stefánsdóttir - Raddirnar