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Melodivision Song Contest 8
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Dates
Semi-final 1 date 2nd December 2016
Semi-final 2 date 17th December 2016
Final date 27th December 2016
Host
Host city Pafos Cyprus.png Cyprus
Participants
Entries 43
Debuting
Liechtenstein.png Liechtenstein
Uzbekistan.png Uzbekistan
Returning
Austria.png Austria
Belgium.png Belgium
Brazil.png Brazil
North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia
Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan
Malta.png Malta
South Africa.png South Africa
Withdrawing
Aland Islands.png Aland Islands
Algeria.png Algeria
Armenia.png Armenia
Azerbaijan.png Azerbaijan
Barbados.png Barbados
Colombia.png Colombia
Croatia.png Croatia
Cuba.png Cuba
Indonesia.png Indonesia
Japan.png Japan
Monaco.png Monaco
Montenegro.png Montenegro
Romania.png Romania
South Korea.png South Korea
Switzerland.png Switzerland
Thailand.png Thailand
Turkey.png Turkey
Voting
System Each country awarded 12, 10, 8-1 points to their 10 favorite songs
Null points /
Winner Cyprus.png Cyprus
"Phoenix"
Melodivision Song Contest
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Melodivision Song Contest 8, often referred as Melodivision 8, was the 8th edition of the Melodivision Song Contest. The edition was held in Pafos, Cyprus. 43 countries participated. The winner of the 8th edition was Cyprus with the song "Phoenix" performed by Christiana Loizu, which scored 171 points.































Automatic Qualifiers

Country Artist Song
Big 2 Cyprus.png Cyprus Christiana Loizu "Phoenix"
Big 2 Malta.png Malta Amber Bondin "What They Say"
Host Sweden.png Sweden Avicii "Wake Me Up"

Results

Semi Final 1

Sweden.png Sweden voted in this semi final

Results
     Qualified
     Wildcard
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Canada.png Canada Allie X "Old Habits Die Hard" 2 97
2 Serbia.png Serbia Tropico Band "U Ljubav Verujem" 19 26
3 Bosnia and Herzegovina.png Bosnia and Herzegovina Unanimo "We Don't Need Heaven" 20 24
4 Estonia.png Estonia Laura "Supersonic" 9 54
5 San Marino.png San Marino Francesca Michielin "Almeno Tu" 12 38
6 France.png France Marina Kaye "Freeze You Out" 7 68
7 Norway.png Norway Typisk Norsk "Katastrofe" 10 49
8 Italy.png Italy Christina Perri "Human" 1 103
9 Moldova.png Moldova Aliona Moon "Loc Pentru Dragoste" 15 37
10 Kosovo.png Kosovo Genta Ismajli "Squad Baby" 17 36
11 Latvia.png Latvia Justs "Share It All" 18 26
12 Russia.png Russia Sergey Lazarev "Idealny Mir" 5 81
13 Albania.png Albania Leona Jakupi "Te Kam Jete" 13 37
14 Belgium.png Belgium Loic Nottet "Million Eyes" 3 92
15 China.png China Alesso feat Jolin Tsai "I Wanna Know" 4 86
16 Finland.png Finland Jannika B "Niagara" 14 37
17 North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia Tijana Dapčević "Paranemija" 11 43
18 Spain.png Spain David Bisbal "Antes Que No" 8 61
19 Austria.png Austria Conchita Wurst "My Heart Is A Firestorm (Firestorm)" 6 74
20 Denmark.png Denmark MO "Kamikaze" 16 36

Semi Final 2

Malta.png Malta also voted in this semi final

Results
     Qualified
     Wildcard
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Georgia.png Georgia Schmagi Tashvilli "Beat Inside" 19 19
2 South Africa.png South Africa Die Antwoord "Ugly Boy" 13 39
3 Liechtenstein.png Liechtenstein EFF "Stimme" 18 20
4 Greece.png Greece Eleni Foureira "Party Sleep Repeat" 17 35
5 Iceland.png Iceland Greta Salome "Row" 7 73
6 Australia.png Australia Dami Im "Fighting For Love" 12 40
7 Hungary.png Hungary Kallay Saunders Band "Victory" 1 110
8 Ukraine.png Ukraine Ani Lorak "Uhodi Po Angliski" 11 40
9 Poland.png Poland Margaret "Cool Me Down" 8 65
10 Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan Sasha Holiday "Chameleon" 6 79
11 UK.png United Kingdom Dua Lipa "Blow Your Mind" 15 38
12 Netherlands.png The Netherlands Tiesto feat Matthew Koma "Wasted" 3 98
13 Slovakia.png Slovakia Majk Spirit feat Celeste "I Was Wrong" 5 86
14 Uzbekistan.png Uzbekistan Saida "Chitti Gul" 9 53
15 USA.png United States Justin Timberlake "Love Never Felt So Good (Beat It)" 14 39
16 Lithuania.png Lithuania Vaidas feat Monika "Dviese" 10 45
17 Brazil.png Brazil Bellini "Samba Do Brazil" 4 93
18 Ireland.png Ireland Janet Devlin "Wonderful" 16 37
19 Andorra.png Andorra Iris "I'll Wait For You" 20 17
20 Germany.png Germany Anna Naklab "Whole" 2 103

Wildcard

Results
     Qualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Australia.png Australia Dami Im "Fighting For Love" 1 10
2 San Marino.png San Marino Francesca Michielin "Almeno Tu" 2 5

Grand Final

Table key
     Winner
     Second place
     Third place
     Disqualified
Draw Country Artist Song Place Points
1 Iceland.png Iceland Greta Salome "Row" 12 97
2 Lithuania.png Lithuania Vaidas feat Monika "Dviese" 26 39
3 Germany.png Germany Anna Naklab "Whole" 18 67
4 Russia.png Russia Sergey Lazarev "Idealni Mir 11 98
5 Malta.png Malta Amber Bondin "What They Say" 25 41
6 Belgium.png Belgium Loic Nottet "Million Eyes" 8 127
7 Spain.png Spain David Bisbal "Antes Que No" 17 68
8 North Macedonia.png FYR Macedonia Tijana Dapčević "Paranemija" 19 64
9 Netherlands.png The Netherlands Tiesto feat Matthew Koma "Wasted" 20 60
10 Sweden.png Sweden Avicii "Wake Me Up" 4 143
11 Norway.png Norway Typisk Norsk "Katastrofe" 23 50
12 Brazil.png Brazil Bellini "Samba Do Brazil" 13 95
13 Australia.png Australia Dami Im "Fighting For Love" 2 152
14 Ukraine.png Ukraine Ani Lorak "Uhodi Po Angliski" 7 131
15 Uzbekistan.png Uzbekistan Saida "Chitti Gul" 16 87
16 France.png France Marina Kaye "Freeze You Out" 9 124
17 Canada.png Canada Allie X "Old Habits Die Hard" 5 142
18 Slovakia.png Slovakia Majk Spirit feat Celeste "I Was Wrong" 15 88
19 Italy.png Italy Christina Perri "Human" 6 134
20 Estonia.png Estonia Laura "Supersonic" 24 50
21 Poland.png Poland Margaret "Cool Me Down" 14 93
22 Kazakhstan.png Kazakhstan Sasha Holiday "Chameleon" 21 59
23 China.png China Alesso feat Jolin Tsai "I Wanna Know" 22 54
24 Austria.png Austria Conchita Wurst "My Heart Is A Firestorm (Firestorm)" 10 115
25 Cyprus.png Cyprus Christiana Loizu "Phoenix" 1 171
26 Hungary.png Hungary Kallay Saunders Band "Victory" 3 145