KEiiNO has won Melodi Grand Prix 2019 with “Spirit in the Sky”. The band will represent Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv.
KEiiNO is a Norwegian supergroup created especially for Eurovision. It consists of Sapmi rapper Fred Buljo, singer Alexandra Rotan and singer-songwriter Tom Hugo. The last two both took part in Melodi Grand Prix 2018, with separate entries.
KEiiNO – Spirit in the sky (Listen below):
International jury votes for “Mr. Unicorn”
D’Sound surprisingly won the international jury vote, however, this voting did not count into the actual results. In a first voting round, Norway picked four songs out of the pack of 10.
- KEiiNO – A Spirit in the Sky
- Adrian Jørgensen – The Bubble
- D’Sound – Mr Unicorn
- Anna-Lisa Kumoji – Holla
Later, the field was narrowed down to KEiiNO and Adrian Jørgensen. They both performed their song again in the superfinal.