The final of Söngvakeppnin 2016 marked the 30th anniversary of Iceland in the Eurovision Song Contest after their debut in the competition in 1986, but also a show to select their participant for this year's edition in Stockholm.
Ragnhidur and Gudrun, the presenters, introduced the six songs that qualified for tonight's final after two semi-finals in the past two weeks:
This was the running order in the show:
After a first round of voting (50% jury 50% televote), the first results produced a super-final sing-off with two songs:
The winning song was then chosen by public televoting only which decided that Greta Salóme will represent Iceland for the second time, this time as a solo artist, with the song Hear Them Calling!
Greta Salóme had already represented Iceland in the 2012 Eurovision Song Contrest together with Jónsi. Below you can watch again their performance of Never Forget in the Grand Final in Baku: