"Veteran happy over sixth place in the Eurovision song contest"
"the city of MALMO. Finally it's over."
"Jan Malmsjö, 86, is relieved that he went out of the Eurovision song contest. "
"– It will be nice to escape this prison, " he says. "
"Jan Malmsjö, 86, is not disappointed with the sixth place in the Eurovision song contest."
"After the live broadcast thanked the actor and the artist of the gods for the results of the ballot and he will not have to continue to compete in the finals or Second chance. "
" I am relieved to get away. Genomlättad. It's like a stone has fallen from my chest. I am jättelycklig and my sixth place means I don't have to be with more. It was how I thought it would be, " he says. "
"So you're not disappointed?"
" No, no, no. I had hoped that it would go like this, in order to avoid a continuation."
"Jan Malmsjö is for sure: Despite the fact that he won twice the Eurovision song contest is nothing for him. "
"– It was more like a gimmick as it was 50 years ago, I was with. It is not my thing. It is not my cottage at all. I do not belong here. It is for the young people. All the six have the future in front of him. The career is located and waiting on them. My career is over long time ago. "
"It has been a tough week for the Malmsjö. He has lost text on stage time and time again during the rehearsals and struggled to cope with the long days. The actor has hardly had fun."
"– So and so. It has mostly been the job. I have thought: ”why am I doing this?” It is so nice that it is over, " he says. "
"at the same time, he has been assisted by the wife, and the actor Marie Göranzon, 76, who has not been in place in Malmö, but cheered on the way from Stockholm. "
" I talked with her after the broadcast. She had stood behind a door and looked carefully at the tv. "
"Jan Malmsjö competed in the Eurovision song contest for the first time with ”Hello clown” in 1969. Then he came on a second place. In the year he ended up second to last in his race, just before the Oscar Enestad. "
"He has previously told Nöjesbladet that he recently decided to retire, but to the Melodifestivalen executive producer Christer Björkman persuaded him to say yes to the program."
" I don't really understand what I have with these young people to do, but Anderz Wrethov wrote this song especially to me and so came Christer Björkman with his charm and persuaded me. He didn't have to flatter me, he has this friendly soft side."
"the Results semi-final 2 in Malmö"
"Malou Prytz, ”I do me”"
"Hanna Ferm and Liamoo ”Hold you”"
"Vlad Reiser, ”Naked in the rain”"
"Andreas Johnson ”Army of us”"
"Jan Malmsjö ”Live the life”"
"Oscar Enestad ”I love it”"