The first heat of Supernova 2016, the Latvian National Final selection show, took place tonight. Ten acts for battling it out as only four of them moved on the big Final in a couple of weeks. Find out who they are below:
- Justs – Heartbeat (Televote)
- Catalepsia – Damnation (Televote)
- Ivo Grīsniņš-Grīslis – We Are The Light (Jury)
- Marta Grigale – Choices (Jury)
All entries of the night:
- Paula Dukure – Look In The Mirror
- ElektroFolk – Miracle Drums
- Rūta Dūduma – Being A Friend
- Ivo Grīsniņš-Grīslis – We Are The Light
- Sabīne Berezina – My Inspiration
- Edvards Grieze – New Day
- Marta Grigale – Choices
- Catalepsia – Damnation
- Samanta Tīna – We Live For Love
- Justs – Heartbeat
The ten competing entries first faced a public televote where the top two songs advanced. An additional two qualifiers were selected from the remaining eight entries by the jury.
Supernova was introduced last year after Latvia had a long string of bad results at Eurovision. But that changed when Aminata convinced Europe with the song “Love Injected”.
Check back next week for Semi Final 2 results.