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Melodivision Song Contest 15
Telling Stories
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Dates
Semi-final 1 date 9th February 2018
Semi-final 2 date 18th February 2018
Final date 25th February 2018
Host
Host city San Francisco USA.png USA
Participants
Entries 54
Debuting
Sri Lanka.png Sri Lanka
Returning
Belarus.png Belarus
Croatia.png Croatia
Estonia.png Estonia
Iceland.png Iceland
Latvia.png Latvia
Lithuania.png Lithuania
Malta.png Malta
South Africa.png South Africa
Withdrawing
Algeria.png Algeria
Austria.png Austria
Brazil.png Brazil
Cuba.png Cuba
Lebanon.png Lebanon
Nigeria.png Nigeria
Saudi Arabia.png Saudi Arabia
Slovenia.png Slovenia
Disqualified
Czechia.png Czechia
Finland.png Finland
Germany.png Germany
Malta.png Malta
Portugal.png Portugal
Voting
System Each country awards 12, 10 and 8-1 points to their 10 favorite songs
Null points -
Winner Romania.png Romania
"Ruleta"
Melodivision Song Contest
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Melodivision Song Contest 15, often referred as Melodivision 15, was the 15th edition of the Melodivision Song Contest. The edition was held in San Francisco, United States. 54 countries participated. The winner of the 15th edition was Romania with the song "Ruleta" performed by Inna & Erik, which scored 197 points. In this edition, the special theme was 'returning artists'. All countries had to send an artist that has competed in Melodivision before.


























Automatic Qualifiers

Country Artist Song
Big 5 Albania.png Albania Eleni Foureira "Den Sou Xrostao Agapi"
Big 5 Canada.png Canada Shawn Mendes "There's Nothin' Holding Me Back"
Big 5 Denmark.png Denmark Emmelie De Forest "Sanctuary"
Big 5 Greece.png Greece Tamta "Ilious Kai Thalasses"
Big 5 Turkey.png Turkey Irem Derici "Evlenmene Bak"
Host USA.png United States Zella Day "East Of Eden"

Results

Semi Final 1

Canada.png Canada, Greece.png Greece and Turkey.png Turkey also vote in this semi final

Results
     Qualifier
     Wildcard
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Croatia.png Croatia Severina feat Leon "Hazarder" 8 74
2 Colombia.png Colombia Prince Royse feat Shakira "Deja Vu" 21 29
3 Iceland.png Iceland Greta Salome "My Blues" 19 33
4 Lithuania.png Lithuania Monika Linkyte "Padovanojau 13 63
5 Latvia.png Latvia Justs "Have It All" 23 18
6 New Zealand.png New Zealand Ben Hazlewood "Wanted" 2 117
7 Spain.png Spain Sara Serena "Asylum" 11 64
8 Sweden.png Sweden Avicii feat Rita Ora "Lonely Together" 1 123
9 Italy.png Italy Chiara Galiazzo "Siamo Adesso" 15 52
10 Sri Lanka.png Sri Lanka Guy Sebastian "Black And Blue" 7 82
11 Poland.png Poland Sylwia Przybysz "Pomimo" 16 48
12 Bulgaria.png Bulgaria Gery Nikol "I'm The Queen" 3 104
13 North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia David Guetta feat Nicki Minaj & Bebe Rexha "Hey Mama" 14 55
14 Barbados.png Barbados Amelia Payne "The Battle" 5 92
15 Romania.png Romania Inna feat Erik "Ruleta" 4 97
16 Ireland.png Ireland Walking On Cars "Catch Me If You Can" 9 70
17 Malta.png Malta Ira Losco feat Shyli "Oh My God" DSQ 15
18 Norway.png Norway Debrah Scarlett "Cynical Youth" 10 67
19 Mexico.png Mexico Meli G "Entre La Niebla" 17 48
20 Iran.png Iran Roya feat Maitre Gims "Fighting For Two" 12 64
21 Australia.png Australia Delta Goodrem ft. Gizzle "Enough" 6 86
22 Israel.png Israel Tal "D.A.O.W." 20 33
23 France.png France Amir "Au Coeur De Moi" 18 48
24 Moldova.png Moldova Carla's Dreams "Antiexemplu" 22 26

Semi Final 2

Albania.png Albania, Denmark.png Denmark and The USA.png United States also vote in this semi final

Results
     Qualifier
     Wildcard
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan Sasha Holiday "Done" 14 41
2 Jamaica.png Jamaica Major Lazer feat Camila Cabello, Travis Skott "Know No Better" 17 28
3 Armenia.png Armenia Aram MP3 feat Iveta Mukuchyan "Dashterov" 10 53
4 Finland.png Finland Venior "Na Na Na" DSQ 58
5 Serbia.png Serbia Nevena Božović "Bal" 12 46
6 Netherlands.png The Netherlands Eva Simons feat Sidney Samson "Escape From Love" 2 95
7 Morocco.png Morocco Loreen "Crying Out Your Name" 18 28
8 Belarus.png Belarus Alena Lanskaya "Spit" 13 45
9 Slovakia.png Slovakia Celeste Buckingham "Go Away" 16 29
10 Estonia.png Estonia Kerli feat Illenium "Sound Of Walking Away" 8 64
11 Kosovo.png Kosovo Dhurata Dora feat DJ Geek "Ayo" 11 47
12 South Africa.png South Africa Troye Sivan "My My My!" 6 75
13 Belgium.png Belgium Barbara Opsomer "Cette Nuit-la" 20 18
14 Kyrgyzstan.png Kyrgyzstan Jidesh "Kim Bilet" 9 55
15 Hungary.png Hungary Reni Tolvai feat Kállay Saunders "Say" 5 88
16 UK.png United Kingdom Rae Morris "Under The Shadows" 4 91
17 Russia.png Russia Serebro "В Космосе (In Space)" 1 120
18 Czechia.png Czechia Johny Machete & Teri Blitzen "Vanočni" DSQ 23
19 Germany.png Germany Zedd feat Alessia Cara "Stay" DSQ 59
20 Ukraine.png Ukraine Zlata Ognevich "Tantsyuvati" 3 94
21 India.png India Daya "New" 7 75
22 Portugal.png Portugal Ella Nor "Bang" DSQ 44
23 South Korea.png South Korea Sunmi "Heroine" 15 35
24 Singapore.png Singapore The Sam Willows "Keep Me Jealous" 19 23

Wildcard

Table key
     Qualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Spain.png Spain Sara Serena "Asylum" 4 4
2 Serbia.png Serbia Nevena Božović "Bal" 2 9
3 Kosovo.png Kosovo Dhurata Dora feat DJ Geek "Ayo" 3 8
4 Iran.png Iran Roya feat Maître Gims "Fighting For Two" 1 13

Grand Final

Table key
     Winner
     Second place
     Third place
     Deducted 50% of points
( ) points before deduction
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Armenia.png Armenia Aram MP3 & Iveta Mukuchyan "Dashterov" 25 63 (126)
2 New Zealand.png New Zealand Ben Hazlewood "Wanted" 7 145
3 Bulgaria.png Bulgaria Gery NIkol "I'm The Queen" 27 57
4 Sri Lanka.png Sri Lanka Guy Sebastian "Black & Blue" 24 67
5 India.png India Daya "New" 16 96
6 Iran.png Iran Roya feat Maitre Gims "Fighting For Two" 22 78
7 USA.png United States Zella Day "East Of Eden" 2 181
8 Australia.png Australia Delta Goodrem feat Gizzle "Enough" 4 148
9 Turkey.png Turkey Irem Derici "Evlenmene Bak" 8 141
10 Sweden.png Sweden Avicii feat Rita Ora "Lonely Together" 5 148
11 Croatia.png Croatia Severina feat Leon "Hazarder" 11 124
12 Albania.png Albania Eleni Foureira "Den Sou Xrostao Agapi" 21 80
13 Denmark.png Denmark Emmelie De Forest "Sanctuary" 12 115
14 Ireland.png Ireland Walking On Cars "Catch Me If You Can" 6 146
15 Netherlands.png The Netherlands Eva Simons feat Sidney Samson "Escape From Love" 19 90
16 Canada.png Canada Shawn Mendes "There's Nothin' Holding Me Back" 15 99
17 Kyrgyzstan.png Kyrgyzstan Jidesh "Kim Bilet" 18 91
18 Ukraine.png Ukraine Zlata Ognevich "Tantsyuvati" 3 168
19 Estonia.png Estonia Kerli feat Illenium "Sound Of Walking Away" 14 105
20 Barbados.png Barbados Amelia Payne "The Battle" 20 88
21 Greece.png Greece Tamta "Ilious Kai Thalasses" 26 62
22 South Africa.png South Africa Troye Sivan "My My My!" 28 47 (94)
23 UK.png United Kingdom Rae Morris "Under The Shadows" 10 130
24 Serbia.png Serbia Nevena Božović "Bal" 23 77
25 Romania.png Romania Inna feat Erik "Ruleta" 1 197
26 Hungary.png Hungary Reni Tolvai feat Kallay Saunders "Say" 13 110
27 Russia.png Russia Serebro "В Космосе (In Space)" 9 137
28 Norway.png Norway Debrah Scarlett "Cynical Youth" 17 96