Den Norsken Sangen 02
Logo of the second edition.
Final 1–12 September 2013
Venue Arena Larvik, Larvik
Presenter(s) Erik Solbakken
Broadcaster NRK
Entries 3
System 100% international jury
Winner "Fuck You"
Maria Mena
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Den Norsken Sangen 02 was the second edition of the Norwegian music competition that selected Norway's entry for the North Vision Song Contest 5. The selection had only one final held in Larvik. Maria Mena won the selection with her song "Fuck You". In North Vision Song Contest 5, it got the 13th place in the semi-final with 61 points and therefore failed to qualify. It marked the country's first non-qualification.


For the second edition of DNS, NRK called composers to write 3 songs that would be sung by 3 quite known in the public artists. On 31st August 2013, NRK announced the three artists that would compete in the second edition of DNS. They were all known in the Norwegian public and with a successful career, with Maria Mena being the most popular from them after having a sucessful career in Europe and USA. On 1st Septemeber 2013, some hours before the show, the songs got published and listenable. The final was held in Arena Larvik, Larvik, like the first edition and presenter was again Erik Solbakken.


Arena Larvik is an indoor arena in Larvik, Norway. It was opened in September 2009. The arena will be primarily used for handball, but the hall has additional permanent floor marks for basketball, volleyball and floorball.

Starting in September 2009, Arena Larvik will be the home court of Larvik HK. It is also one of the Norwegian venues selected to host the 2010 European Women's Handball Championship.

Songs presentation

The songs of the edition were announced on 1st August 2013, some hours before the show.

# Date Artist(s) Song
(English translation)
Flag of None
1 September 1, 2013 Alexander With "A Little Too Perfect" Flag of Norway
2 Margaret Berger "Samantha"
3 Maria Mena "Fuck You"


The final was held on 1 September 2013. The results were announced on 12 September 2013.

# Artist Song
(English translation)
Place Points
01 Alexander With "A Little Too Perfect" 02 162
02 Margaret Berger "Samantha" 03 154
03 Maria Mena "Fuck You" 01 164


International juries could award 12, 10 and 8 points to the songs. List of the voters can be found below.


Countries Andorra, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, France, FYR Macedonia, Kazakhstan, Liechtenstein, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, Rest of the World 16

12 points

No. Song Country/ies giving 12 points
6 "A Little Too Perfect" Andorra, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Liechtenstein, Rest of the World
5 "Fuck You" Denmark, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Switzerland
"Samantha" Estonia, FYR Macedonia, Kazakhstan, Sweden, Ukraine

Voting Grid

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