Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest 1967

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Eurovision Song Contest 1967
CountryFlag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
National selection
Selection processMelodifestivalen 1967
Selection date(s)24 February 1967
Selected entrant Östen Warnerbring
Selected song"Som en dröm"
Selected songwriter(s)
Finals performance
Final result8th, 7 points
Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄196619671968►

The Swedish entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 1967 was Östen Warnerbring and the song "Som en dröm", composed by Curt Pettersson and Marcus Österdahl and written by Patrice Hellberg. The national selection was for the first time called "Melodifestivalen", a name that remains to this day.

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Before Eurovision

Melodifestivalen 1967

Melodifestivalen 1967 was the selection for the ninth song to represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest. It was the eighth time that this system of picking a song had been used. Approximately 1,800 songs were submitted to SVT for the competition. The final was hosted by Maud Husberg and broadcast on Sveriges Radio TV but it was not broadcast on radio.

DrawArtistSongSongwritersPlacePoints
1 Towa Carson "Vem frågar vinden?" Inger Berggren 5th11
2Rolf Berg"Ren vals" Charlie Norman, Björn Lindroth3rd14
3Marianne Kock"Men vore du endast en visa"Lennart Sjöberg, Carl-Olof Bergström8th3
4 Östen Warnerbring "En valsfan"Gunnar Svensson, Hans Alfredson, Tage Danielsson 2nd20
5 Ann-Louise Hanson "Christina dansar"Åke Hallgren7th4
6 Svante Thuresson "Förlåt min vän"Johnny Carlsson9th2
7 Towa Carson "Alla har glömt"Peter Himmelstrand3rd14
8Sten Nilsson"Svart-Olas polska"Åke Hallgren6th8
9 Ann-Louise Hanson "Sjungas till sömns"Mats Berthold, May-Brith Matson10th0
10 Östen Warnerbring "Som en dröm"Curt Peterson, Marcus Österdahl, Patrice Hellberg1st24

At Eurovision

The entry finished 8th out of 17.

Voting

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References

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