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Latvia: Final reviews for the Supernova songs

Latvia will be selecting their representative tonight. 10 acts initially advanced to the final, but there was a wildcard given to one of the acts because of technical difficulties with their performance. After having discussed the first six songs yesterday, let’s take a look at the final 5 songs and give our reviews! On today’s review panel we find: Boris …

LTV announces the Supernova running-order for February 12th’s final

As we announced on Saturday, ten acts are still in the running to gain Latvia’s ticket to Eurovision this coming May. The remaining artists represent a few sure qualifiers like fan favorite Citi Zēni and former Eurovision participant Aminata (despite her at-home performance in the semi-final), and some shock qualifications – namely late-admit and wildcard winner Mik Galvanovskis. This marks …

Latvia: The 16 Supernova artists and songs leaked by LTV!

Latvia has had a less than optimal experience in Eurovision since 2017, and pressure is rising to get a qualification in Turin this May. Earlier in December LTV announced that they had a record breaking 130 submissions for Supernova 2022, and therefore there was hope that a gem might be amongst the submissions to get them to the final. Today …

Escunited’s February and March music roundup: Releases from Hurricane, Katerine Duska, Blanche and more!

In a world where fear and isolation has run rampant and Eurovision has been cancelled, music can provide so much more than simple entertainment – now more than ever it can create community, comfort, distaction, and most importantly conversation points. For all of these reasons I have decided to reinstate the music roundup 3 months earlier than usual. Due to …

LTV reveals that 126 entries were submitted for Supernova 2020, setting new record

Things have not looked good for Latvia in Eurovision in the last few years, given that they have not qualified for the Grand Final since the 2016 contest in Stockholm. But it seems that something has changed this year, and more artists are interested in representing the Baltic country than ever before. Today the Latvian broadcaster LTV revealed that 126 …

Latvia: Ed Rallidae “Aminata wrote this song with my voice in mind almost a year ago”

As we approach the busy times of the Eurovision national final season, our attention turns towards Latvia and their Supernova selection. One of the most anticipated performances in the selection will come from Ed Rallidae, despite being a relatively unknown artist outside of the country. However, he certainly has a star name behind his song, with recent fan favourite and …

Aminata (Latvia): “My thoughts and my feelings are in this album”

Aminata (Latvia) blew the press center away with her first rehearsal of “Love Injected.”  She has a strong voice, an excellent performing persona, and a team of talented backup singers that should give way to an atmospheric performance on the Eurovision stage.  Latvia has the longest non-qualification streak of all Eurovision countries participating this year (aside from the Czech Republic).  …

TONIGHT: Riga Pre-Party

It’s the time of year when all of the artists get the chance to flex their vocal chords and perform to hordes of eager fans as the preview parties begin across Europe! Traditionally Amsterdam and London were the only shows but the phenomenon is picking up in Eastern Europe and tonight sees Riga playing host to some of this year’s …

Latvia: Aminata wins Supernova

After two quarter finals, one semi final and one grand final, the Latvian preselection Supernova has eventually come to and end. Aminata has won the ticket to Vienna and will represent Latvia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015! The results were determined by televoting and online voting only. Full results: 1. Aminata – “Love Injected” 2. Markus Riva – “Take …