Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 01
UMK 01
Final February 2017
Venue Hartwall Arena
Helsinki, Finland
Broadcaster Yle
Entries 6
System International juries rank the songs with a score from 1 to 100.
Winner Ellinoora
"Elefantin Paino"
Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu
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Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 01 is the first edition of the Finnish music contest Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu , which selects Finland's entry for The Origin Song Contest. The competition is organised by Yleisradio Oy (YLE) and will take place in February 2017.

The venue for the festival is the Hartwall Areena in Helsinki, Finland

The winner of the contest was Ellinoora who will sing her song "Elefantin Paino" at The Origin Song Contest 01 in Kraków, Poland. Ellinoora won by a very slim margin of just three votes over second placed Haloo Helsinki!

Competing EntriesEdit

The six competing artists along with their songs were revealed to the public on the 26th of January 2017. The songs were previewed all together.

Artist Song (English Translation) Composers(s)
Ellinoora "Elefantin Paino" (Elephant's weight) Ellinoora Leikas, Samuli Sirviö
Haloo Helsinki! "Rakas" (My dear) Elli Haloo, Leo Hakanen, Jere Marttila, Jukka Soldan
Kiara Nelson "Bulletproof" Kiara Nelson
Krista Siegfrids "Be Real" Brandon Bauer, Topi Latukka, Leo Salminen, Krista Siegfrids
Mariska "Sotilaat" (Troop) Mariska, Eppu Kosonen, Antti Riihimäki
SAARA "California" Anton Malmberg Hård af Segerstad, Joy Deb, Linnea Deb, Nikki Flores


Order Artist Song Place Points
01 Mariska "Sotilaat" 6 673
02 SAARA "California" 4 935
03 Kiara Nelson "Bulletproof" 3 946
04 Haloo Helsinki! "Rakas" 2 1092
05 Krista Siegfrids "Be Real" 5 856
06 Ellinoora "Elefantin Paino" 1 1095