SWEDEN

"När vindarna viskar mitt namn" - Roger Pontare

"Never do I betray my country, when the winds whisper my name"

The Swedish Final was held on March 10th at the Operahouse in Gothenburg. There were 10 hosts - Björn Skifs, Arja Saijonmaa, Elisabeth Andreassen, Lasse Holm, Lena Philipsson, Loa Falkman, Lasse Berghagen, Lotta Engberg, Tommy Körberg & Carola. The winner was chosen by 11 regional juries (50%) & televoting (50%).

1 Vi lever här, vi lever nu We live here, we live now Guide

97

5th

2 Bara du och jag Only you and I Balsam Boys with Svenne & Lotta

54

7th

3 Se mig See me Barbados

146

2nd=

4 När filmen är slut When the film is over Avengers

0

10th

5 Alla änglar sjunger All angels are singing Tom Nordahl

32

9th

6 När vindarna viskar mitt namn When the winds whisper my name Roger Pontare

227

1st

7 Varje timma, var minut Every hour, every minute Javiera

139

4th

8 Tillsammans Together Midnight Band

58

6th

9 Anropar försvunnen Calling the missing Hanna

47

8th

10 När jag tänker på i morgon When I think of tomorrow Friends

146

2nd=

Roger Pontare previously represented Sweden in ESC 1994 & came 5th in the 1999 Swedish Final. The song was performed in English at the ESC as "When spirits are calling my name" and came 7th.

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2000 NATIONAL FINALS