|Den Norsken Sangen 06|
|Logo of the sixth edition.|
7-12 June 2014
12-16 June 2014
100% international jury (First Round) |
100% televoting (Gold Final)
|Den Norsken Sangen|
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Den Norsken Sangen 06 was the sixth edition of the Norwegian music competition that selected Norway's entry for the North Vision Song Contest 9. The selection had one final and one gold final (superfinal) both held in Oslo. Alida won the selection with her song "Feathers".
On 21st May, after the results of the first semi-final of North Vision Song Contest 8 in Sarajevo, NRK confirmed the participation of Norway in North Vision Song Contest 9 and announced that a second round of voting would be added in the sixth edition of Den Norsken Sangen.
In the first round only juries from NVSC participating countries could give their votes. After the voting of the first round is closed, the four most voted songs would progress to the Gold Final. In the Gold Final, norwegian televoting decided the winner.
Oslo Spektrum is an indoor multi-purpose arena in east central Oslo, Norway. It opened in December 1990. It is currently owned and operated by Norges Varemesse (Norway Trade Fairs), who also own and operate the Norges Varemesse conference center in Lillestrøm which is Norway's largest conference center.
Oslo Spektrum is primarily known for hosting major events such as the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, Eurovision Song Contest, and concerts by artists of national and international fame, such as Whitney Houston, Diana Ross, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Chris Brown.
NRK announced the dates of the songs presentation on 23rd May 2014; the first act would be revealed on 24th May 2014 and the last on 2nd June 2014. The Norwegian acts were presented between 24th May and 1st June 2014 while the foreign act was presented on 2nd June 2014. The foreign act was coming from Sweden and was called Ida LaFontaine, a 17-year-old girl with the song "YOLO" (You Only Live Once).
|1||May 24, 2014||MEOW||"Betting On You"|| |
|2||May 25, 2014||MO||"Heal"|
|3||May 26, 2014||Carina Dahl||"It Gets Better"|
|4||May 27, 2014||Alida||"Feathers"|
|5||May 28, 2014||Hilda & Thea Lora||"Best Friend's Boyfriend"|
|6||May 29, 2014||Charlie||"Hit Me Up"|
|7||May 30, 2014||Didrik Solli-Tangen||"Best Kept Secret"|
|8||May 31, 2014||Linnea Dale||"High Hopes"|
|9||June 1, 2014||Margaret Berger||"Scream"|
|10||June 2, 2014||Ida LaFontaine||"YOLO"|| |
The final started on 7th June 2014 with the voting lasting about six days, ending on 12th June 2014. The qualifier announcemetns took place the same day. The full results were announced after the end of the selection.
|01||English||Didrik Solli-Tangen||"Best Kept Secret"||10||114|
|03||English||Carina Dahl||"It Gets Better"||03||247|
|04||English||MEOW||"Betting On You"||09||162|
|05||English||Hilda & Thea Lora||"Best Friend's Boyfriend"||05||194|
|08||English||Charlie||"Hit Me Up"||06||194|
|09||English||Linnea Dale||"High Hopes"||04||244|
Apart from the contestants' performances, Julie Bergan, performed the winning song of the North Vision Song Contest 8 for the opening of the selection. Also, Swedish band NONONO performed as interval act their songs "Pumpin Blood" and "Hungry Eyes".
|4||"It Gets Better"||29.815||16.719||3.003||15.946||17.622||90.149||3|
Five from the artists that were eliminated in the first round announced the votes from the Norwegian regions.
- Eastern Norway: MEOW
- Northern Norway: Didrik Solli-Tangen
- Central Norway: MO
- Southern Norway: Charlie
- Western Norway: Hilda & Thea Lora
In the first round, the juries had to vote with the Northvision–style; 12, 10 and 8 to 1 will all the songs revieving points. The juries were, apart from the Norwegian, countries from the contest's participants. The four most voted songs would progress to the Gold Final where the Norwegian televoting had to decide the winner.
|Countries||Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Sweden, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Rest of the World||35|
|No.||Song||Country/ies giving 12 points|
|7||"High Hopes"||Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Hungary, Lebanon, Sweden, Tunisia, Rest of the World|
|6||"Scream"||Belarus, Croatia, Greece, Latvia, Ukraine, United Kingdom|
|5||"Feathers"||Andorra, Iceland, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Monaco|
|4||"It Gets Better"||France, Moldova, Norway, Slovakia|
|"Best Friend's Boyfriend"||Malta, Montenegro, Portugal, Serbia|
|"YOLO"||Albania, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Morocco|
|3||"Heal"||Germany, Poland, Romania|
|2||"Hit Me Up"||Algeria, Denmark|