|Posted by Eurovision On Top on April 18, 2018 at 6:05 PM|
Iceland had 30 participations in Eurovision; 24 in the final. The country failed to qualify in the last three years. Ari is very low in the Odds but we it can be a surprise.
Who is Ari Ólafsson and his song?
1. Ari Ólafsson is a 19 year old Icelandic classically trained singer.
2. Ari played a part in Oliver, a musical directed by Selma who came second in 1999.
3. He competed in The Voice of Iceland in 2015.
4. Þórunn Erna Clausen is the songwriter of the song and has also written entries for Iceland's selections in 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2017.
5. Clausen was married to the musician Sjonni Brink who together composed "Coming Home", Iceland's entry to the Eurovision Song Contest 2011.