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Melodivision Song Contest 16
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Dates
Semi-final 1 date 6th April 2018
Semi-final 2 date 15th April 2018
Participants
Entries 54
Debuting
Venezuela.png Venezuela
Returning
Austria.png Austria
Georgia.png Georgia
Japan.png Japan
Vietnam.png Vietnam
Withdrawing
Colombia.png Colombia
Kyrgyzstan.png Kyrgyzstan
Malta.png Malta
Morocco.png Morocco
South Africa.png South Africa
Disqualified
Austria.png Austria
Norway.png Norway
South Korea.png South Korea
Voting
System Each country awarded 12, 10, 8-1 points to their 10 favorite songs
Null points None
Winner Sweden.png Sweden
"Dying For You"
Melodivision Song Contest
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Melodivision Song Contest 16, often referred as Melodivision 16, was the 16th edition of the Melodivision Song Contest. The edition was held in Thessaloniki, Greece. 54 countries participated.























Automatic Qualifiers

Country Artist Song
Big 5 Albania.png Albania Inis Neziri "Piedestal"
Big 5 Canada.png Canada Grimes feat Blood Diamonds "Go"
Big 5 Denmark.png Denmark MO "When I Was Young"
Big 5 Greece.png Greece Otherview "Tora I Pote"
Host Romania.png Romania Ilince "Nu Acum"
Big 5 Turkey.png Turkey Hadise "Shampiyon"

Results

Semi Final 1

Romania.png Romania, Albania.png Albania and Turkey.png Turkey also voted in this semi final

Results
     Qualifier
     Wildcard
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Slovakia.png Slovakia The Young Generation  "Rescue The World" 23 22
2 Armenia.png Armenia Hripsime Hakobyan "Im Sirt Lign A" 22 24
3 Kosovo.png Kosovo Kida feat Xhensila "Uh Baby" 8 73
4 UK.png United Kingdom Chloe Howl "Magnetic" 11 55
5 Russia.png Russia Yulianna Karailova  "Prosto Tak" 5 94
6 Finland.png Finland Evelina  "Kylmii Vareita" 2 124
7 Venezuela.png Venezuela Danny Ocean "Me Rehuso" 19 30
8 USA.png United States Zella Day feat Baby E "Mustang Kids" 13 48
9 Ukraine.png Ukraine Tayanna "Lelya" 1 135
10 Austria.png Austria MYNTH "Mirrors" DSQ 92
11 Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan Elena Temnikova feat Natan "Naverno" 7 84
12 Barbados.png Barbados Vita Chambers "Fix You" 18 33
13 Netherlands.png The Netherlands Demira "Trophy" 14 47
14 Hungary.png Hungary Soulwave "Kalandor" 20 27
15 Latvia.png Latvia Markus Riva "Take Me Down" 10 66
16 Georgia.png Georgia SALIO "Wayside" 12 53
17 Sri Lanka.png Sri Lanka LTN & Enga feat Katty Health "Don't Push Me Back" 6 88
18 Jamaica.png Jamaica Sean Paul & David Guetta feat Becky G "Mad Love" 17 34
19 Australia.png Australia Illy feat Vera Blue "Papercuts" 4 104
20 Serbia.png Serbia Maya Berović "Alkohol" 9 73
21 Iceland.png Iceland Sylvia Erla "Gone" 16 37
22 Vietnam.png Vietnam Khac Hung feat MIN & Erik "Ghen" 21 27
23 North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia Kanita "Don't Let Me Go" 15 39
24 Belgium.png Belgium Mustii "Feed Me" 3 107

Semi Final 2

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

Results
     Qualifier
     Wildcard
     Disqualified


Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Spain.png Spain Sweet California feat DR "Ay Dios Mio!" 2 96
2 Poland.png Poland Marta Galuszewska "Nie Mow Mi Nie" 3 89
3 Italy.png Italy Joan Thiele "Armenia" 4 88
4 Bulgaria.png Bulgaria 4Magic "Together" 15 42
5 Germany.png Germany* Ivy Quianoo "House On Fire" / 30
6 Israel.png Israel Offer Nisim feat Ania Bukstein "Rokedet" 21 13
7 Mexico.png Mexico Maiete Perroni "Como Yo Te Quero" 19 26
8 Japan.png Japan Superfly "Kuroi Shizuku" 14 45
9 Ireland.png Ireland Heathers "Lions, Tigers, Bears" 6 80
10 Sweden.png Sweden Otto Knows feat Lindsey Stirling & Alex Aris "Dying For You" 1 139
11 Moldova.png Moldova DJ Sava feat Irina Rimes "I Loved You" 16 39
12 Estonia.png Estonia Angeelia "We Ride With Our Flow" 10 57
13 India.png India Jasmin Valia "Temple" 20 22
14 Belarus.png Belarus Naviband "Biazy" 11 57
15 Norway.png Norway Ina Wroldsen "Strongest" DSQ 56
16 Portugal.png Portugal Diana Monteiro "Aguentar" 8 64
17 Croatia.png Croatia Severina feat Ministarke "Uno Momento" 9 60
18 Singapore.png Singapore Narelle "Some They Lie" 12 53
19 France.png France Tenny "Le Temps" 13 50
20 New Zealand.png New Zealand Kimbra "Top Of The World" 7 73
21 Czechia.png Czechia Pink Angels "Mamma Don't Lie" 5 83
22 Lithuania.png Lithuania Kotryna Juodzeviciute "That Girl" 17 38
23 Iran.png Iran Arash feat Helena "Dooset Daram" 18 35
24 South Korea.png South Korea JBJ "My Flower" DSQ 57
  • Due to technical issues, Germany was disqualified and set to perform in the wildcard

Wildcard

Table key
     Qualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Votes
1 Singapore.png Singapore Narelle "Some They Lie" 3 5
2 Georgia.png Georgia Salio "Wayside" 5 4
3 Germany.png Germany Ivy Quianoo "House On Fire" 3 5
4 UK.png United Kingdom Chloe Howl "Magnetic" 1 10
5 Belarus.png Belarus Naviband "Biazy" 2 6

Grand Final

Table key
     Winner
     Second place
     Third place
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan Elena Temnikova feat Natan "Naverno" 9 122
2 Australia.png Australia Illy feat Vera Blue "Papercuts" 21 91
3 New Zealand.png New Zealand Kimbra "Top Of The World" 18 100
4 Finland.png Finland Evelina "Kylmii Vareita" 13 110
5 Kosovo.png Kosovo Kida feat Xhensila "Uh Baby" 19 95
6 Canada.png Canada Grimes feat Blood Diamonds "Go" 6 132
7 Latvia.png Latvia Markus Riva "Take Me Down" 27 66
8 Greece.png Greece Otherview "Tora I Pote" 2 220
9 Czechia.png Czechia Pink Angels "Mamma Don't Lie" 12 110
10 Belarus.png Belarus Naviband "Biazy" 15 101
11 Sweden.png Sweden Otto Knows feat Lindsey Stirling & Alex Aris "Dying For You" 1 247
12 Italy.png Italy Joan Thiele "Armenia" 7 128
13 Denmark.png Denmark MO "When I Was Young" 28 55
14 Spain.png Spain Sweet California feat Danny Romero "Ay Dios Mio!" 5 134
15 Ukraine.png Ukraine Tayanna "Lelya" 4 140
16 Estonia.png Estonia Angeelia "We Ride With Our Flow" 23 83
17 Belgium.png Belgium Mustii "Feed Me" 3 194
18 UK.png United Kingdom Chloe Howl "Magnetic" 8 123
19 Croatia.png Croatia Severina feat Ministarke "Uno Momento" 20 93
20 Turkey.png Turkey Hadise "Shampiyon" 10 116
21 Russia.png Russia Yulianna Karaulova "Просто Так (Prosto Tak)" 22 86
22 Albania.png Albania Inis Neziri "Piedestal" 25 76
23 Portugal.png Portugal Diana Monteiro "Aguentar" 11 113
24 Sri Lanka.png Sri Lanka LTN & Eranga feat Katty Heath "Don't Push Me Back" 24 77
25 Ireland.png Ireland Heathers "Lions, Tigers, Bears" 16 100
26 Poland.png Poland Marta Gałuszewska "Nie Mow Mi Nie" 17 100
27 Romania.png Romania Ilinica "Nu Acum" 26 75
28 Serbia.png Serbia Maya Berović "Alkohol" 14 103