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New songs by Eurovision 2020 artists

After the cancellation of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, a lot of artists were under pressure whether they will represent their respective countries in the year of 2021. While 25 countries have confirmed their participation, only 18 of them have announced that the 2020 artists will also represent the country in 2021. But no matter …

Latvia selects Samanta Tīna

Tonight Supernova took place in Riga, Latvia, and this year’s Latvian representative for Eurovision was found! A big change this year, compared to previous years, was that the voting was purely based on tele-votes; which could be done either by phone, text or via the internet. A professional jury was present in the studio, comprised …

Supernova 2020 – Artist interviews

Supernova goes live tonight in 90 minutes at 20:25 CET! You can watch it live at https://ltv.lsm.lv/lv/tieshraide/ltv1/live.360/ We managed to catch up with some of the artists between their afternoon rehearsal and the big show starting live tonight. Check out the inteviews below. Katrīna Dimanta Samanta Tīna Edgars Kreilis Seleste ANNNA Bad Habits Katrīna Bindere

Semi-Final 2 poll

After an exciting Semi-Final 1 on Tuesday, where we saw 10 acts move on to the Grand Final, tonight is the live recording and broadcast of Semi-Final 2, where the remaining 18 acts will perform for your votes, and we’ll get to see part of the acts from Germany, Italy and United Kingdom as well. …

Semi-Final 2 rehearsals

The first round of rehearsals on the Eurovision stage for Semi-Final 2 are now over, with all 18 acts having had their 30 minutes to run through their performances to see if vocals, dancing, special effect, camera blocking etc were all working as they should, and the results for the viewers watching were as envisioned. …

PreParty Riga Recap

Last weekend, the 6th annual Eurovision PreParty Riga took place, inviting fans and press for a chance to meet and see some of this year’s Eurovision artists perform live on stage in the Crystal Club in Riga. The line-up this year was: Carousel, Latvia’s Eurovision representative this year – Sabīne Žuga, Mārcis Vasiļevskis, Staņislavs Judins …

Baltics offer us pop, jazz and … ethno rock? A quick review!

The Baltic countries always surprise us with their different tastes. This year is yet another where whichever genre you want, you will find it from Baltic countries. As a neighboring country to Lithuania, and also a Baltic Sea region state, Poland is included in this review. The other Baltic Sea states, Germany, Scandinavia and Finland, …

Latvia selected Carousel for Tel Aviv

Tonight the Supernova final took place in Riga, and Latvia selected their representative for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv. It was an evening full of strong performances, with a bit of everything for everyone, no matter if you’re into pop, rock, or something in between. And of course, it wouldn’t be Eurovision …

Supernova – Interviews before the big finale

Tonight Supernova is happening in Riga, and Latvia selects their representative for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv. We were in the arena and manage to catch some interviews with some of tonights performers, while the final preparations were going on for tonights big show.