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Den Norsken Sangen 12
12 Logo
Logo of the twelfth edition.
Dates
Final Final:
28th June 2015
Gold final:
5th July 2015
Host
Venue Valhall Arena, Oslo
Presenter(s) Silya Nymoen
Kare Magnus
Broadcaster NRK
Voting
Entries 10
System 100% international jury (First Round)
100% televoting (Gold Final)
Winner "Running with the Wolves"
by Aurora
Den Norsken Sangen
◄ 11 Eurovision Heart 13 ►

Den Norsken Sangen 12 was the twelfth edition of the Norwegian music competition that selected Norway's entry for the North Vision Song Contest 15. The selection had one Final and one Gold Final (Super-final) both held in Oslo. Aurora Aksnes won both rounds and was selected to represent Norway at the North Vision Song Contest 15 in Copenhagen with the indie pop song "Running with the Wolves".

Information

On 28th May 2015, NRK confirmed the Norwegian participation in the fifteenth edition along with the twelfth edition of the usual national selection Den Norsken Sangen.

245 entries were submitted with a jury of 5 people from music companies in Norway having to shorten them into 10. No foreign act was once again participating, making it clear that NRK looks only for native talents in the next editions.

Vallhall, Oslo.jpg
Vallhall Arena in Valle-Hovin, Oslo.

Venue

Vallhall Arena is a multi-purpose indoor arena, located in Valle-Hovin, Oslo, Norway. The stadium has a capacity of 5,500 people, during matches. The Tippeligaen club Vålerenga uses the arena for training and friendly matches in the winter off-season. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The arena also serves as an event arena.

The arena is also a well-known concert hall, with a capacity of 12,500 people. It's not far away from Valle Hovin, an outdoor concert arena.

Acts presentation

NRK announced the dates of the artists and songs presentation on 24th March 2015; on Monday 22nd June 2015 all the 10 artists were presented and 2 days later, on Wednesday 24th June 2015, all the songs were released in YouTube and Spotify worldwide. Carina Dahl, Tommy Fredvang and Norwegian-Iranian openly gay singer Tooji returned once again in Den Norsken Sangen. It was the first time of Sandra Lyng in this selection but she had already tried in Denmark as a Foreign Act, coming sixth.

# Date Artist(s) Song
(English translation)
Flag of None
Nationality
1 Artists:
June 22, 2015
Songs:
June 24, 2015
Aurora "Running with the Wolves" Flag of Norway
Norwegian
2 Carina Dahl "(Come a Little) Closer"
3 Tommy Fredvang "Give It a Year"
4 Freddy Kalas "Pinne for Landet" (Drink for the country)
5 Linni Meister "#nofilter"
6 Sandra Lyng "Heels Off"
7 Suite 6 "I Don't Think So"
8 The Fjords "All In"
9 CLMD feat. Jared Lee "Keep Dreaming" Flag of Norway Flag of United States
10 Tooji "Father" Flag of Norway Flag of Iran

Final

The running order draw was announced on 26th June 2015. The final started on 28th June 2015 with the voting lasting about six days, ending on 3rd July 2015. The qualifiers announcements took place on 5th July 2015. The full results were announced after the end of the selection.

Draw Language Artist Song
(English translation)
Place Points
01 English Sandra Lyng "Heels off" 3 151
02 English Tommy Fredvang "Give It A Year" 8 111
03 Norwegian Freddy Kalas "Pinne for landet" (Drink for the country) 7 134
04 Norwegian Linni Meister "#nofilter" 9 103
05 English CLMD feat. Jared Lee "Keep Dreaming" 6 139
06 English Carina Dahl "(Come a Little) Closer" 2 176
07 English Tooji "Father" 4 142
08 English The Fjords "All In" 10 91
09 English Aurora "Running with the Wolves" 1 204
10 English Suite 16 "I Don't Think So" 5 141

Performances

Apart from the contestants' performances, the Latvian and Dutch representatives performed their NVSC 15 entries, "Krasiva Silno" and "Cry Like Wolves", as part of the interval act.

Gold Final

# Song Eastern
Norway
Northern
Norway
Central
Norway
Southern
Norway
Western
Norway
Total Place
01. "(Come a Little) Closer" 13.810 9.122 10.242 17.782 18.212 69.168 2
02. "Running with the Wolves" 9.740 26.217 18.113 17.573 26.291 97.934 1
03. "Father" 12.838 17.571 17.300 7.570 4.493 57.952 3
04. "Heels Off" 13.612 8.910 4.365 7.075 11.004 44.946 4

Spokespersons

Five from the artists that were eliminated in the first round announced the votes from the Norwegian regions.

  • Flag of Norway Eastern Norway: Suite 16
  • Flag of Norway Northern Norway: Linni Meister
  • Flag of Norway Central Norway: The Fjords
  • Flag of Norway Southern Norway: CLMD
  • Flag of Norway Western Norway: Tommy Fredvang

Voting

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 and the Rest of the World-jury. The four most voted songs would progress to the Gold Final where the Norwegian televoting had to decide the winner.

Voters

Final
Countries Algeria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Lebanon, Malta, Moldova, Norway, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Sweden, Ukraine, Rest of the World 24

12 points

No. Song Country/ies giving 12 points
7 "Running with the Wolves" Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Russia
4 "Father" Germany, Moldova, Romania, Sweden
"I Don't Think So" Bulgaria, Greece, Malta, Norway
3 "(Come a Little) Closer" Denmark, San Marino, Rest of the World
2 "Pinne for Landet" Serbia, Ukraine
"#nofilter" Georgia, Lebanon
1 "Keep Dreaming" Algeria
"Give It A Year" Belgium

Voting grid

Song Flag of Norway Flag of Greece Flag of Faroe Islands Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Flag of Algeria Flag of San Marino Flag of Belgium Flag of Moldova Flag of Sweden Flag of Georgia Flag of Finland Flag of Italy Flag of Ukraine Flag of Russia Flag of Denmark Flag of Ireland Flag of Germany Flag of Romania Flag of Serbia Flag of Malta Flag of Bulgaria Flag of Croatia Flag of Lebanon Flag of None Total
"Heels off" 5 3 3 6 10 6 7 6 7 5 3 7 10 7 8 3 7 10 8 5 7 8 6 4 151
"Give It A Year" 7 5 6 5 4 8 12 5 3 2 6 6 3 1 4 4 4 7 3 2 4 3 2 5 111
"Pinne for Landet" 2 6 1 10 5 1 2 1 6 10 5 2 12 5 3 8 3 3 12 4 6 7 10 10 134
"#nofilter" 6 2 7 2 2 3 1 3 8 12 1 1 1 6 6 1 6 1 6 7 2 12 5 2 103
"Keep Dreaming" 4 4 8 4 12 4 4 10 5 7 10 5 8 4 5 5 1 6 7 1 10 5 4 6 139
"(Come a Little) Closer" 10 1 10 8 7 12 10 2 4 4 7 8 2 3 12 6 10 8 10 10 8 4 8 12 176
"Father" 3 8 5 1 1 5 5 12 12 8 2 10 7 10 7 2 12 12 1 8 1 2 7 1 142
"All In" 1 7 4 7 8 2 3 8 1 1 8 4 4 2 1 10 2 5 2 3 3 1 1 3 91
"Running with the Wolves" 8 10 12 12 6 10 6 7 10 6 12 12 6 12 10 12 5 2 5 6 5 10 12 8 204
"I Don't Think So" 12 12 2 3 3 7 8 4 2 3 4 3 5 8 2 7 8 4 4 12 12 6 3 7 141

See also

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