I'm intensely jealous of Marcia, Rutger, and Camille because they went to the Globe yesterday and were in the sold-out audience for the dress rehearsal of the melodifestival final.
The winner, as I had pretty much expected, was Eric Saade with Popular:
It was popular among the Globe's crowd, too, but as Marcia put it, 11-year old girls with their cell phones put Eric over the top. Not that sure how well he'll do in the big show, however.
But my favorite part—in fact, one of my favorite bits of television in a long time—was a performance by Nanne Grönwall, Christer Sjögren, The Ark, and the gorgeous Lena Ph performing the Scorpion's "Rock You Like A Hurricane". Check it out:
We're only 2 months from the big show in Düsseldorf. I can't wait!