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Latvia: Find out who is YOUR Supernova winner

In the past days, #YOU had the opportunity to tell us who’s your favorite act in “Supernova” and here are the results! In first place with 35% of your votes we have Carousel with “That Night”. With just a few votes behind, with 29%, we have Edgars Kreilis with “Cherry Absinthe”. Last, but not the least, #YOU gave third place to Supernova …

TONIGHT: Super Saturday 2019

There’s always one weekend in the Eurovision calendar that promises to deliver, and that special weekend is upon us – it’s Super Saturday 2019! And this year, it’s a whopper. No less than eleven selection shows are taking place across Europe to make it the busiest night by far of this year’s selection calendar. Tonight sees the return of a …

Latvia has chosen the last four finalists for Supernova!

The second semi final for Latvia’s national selection has official ended, and the country has decided who will advance to the final show on February 16th. Eight Eurovision hopefuls took the stage, but only four of them could advance to the final. Among them was Markus Riva, who has participated in the Latvian national final every year since 2014. The …

Latvia: Our reviews of the Supernova entries – Semi-Final 2

Latvia’s Supernova decides its final four qualifiers this evening, with eight more acts competing to reach the final on February 16th. Which acts should make it? Our editors deliberated over the runners and riders of semi-final 2… Dziļi Violets ft. Kozmens – Tautasdziesma James – 2 – “This one tries too hard to be avant garde. There’s a way to …

TONIGHT: Melodifestivalen returns, six eliminations shows across Europe

It’s Saturday, it’s February, so that can only mean that it’s another busy day in the Eurovision world! Six shows take place across Europe tonight, including the clarification of the finalists in Estonia and Latvia, the next round of Georgia’s selection, the conclusion of the heats in Hungary and Lithuania… and the small matter of the return of Sweden’s Melodifestivalen! …

Latvia: Kristiāna “The connection is so strong”

With tonight’s second semi-final in Latvia helping to decide the finalists in the Supernova competition, we thought it best to speak to one of tonight’s hopefuls! It’s Kristiāna, who will present “Remedy” to us this evening. She told us how she got into music when she couldn’t even see herself in the mirror on the wall and how another of tonight’s …

Samanta Tīna and Edgars Kreilis among the four qualifiers from Latvia’s Supernova 2019 Semi-Final 1

  Four acts have progressed from semi-final 1 to the final of Supernova, Latvia’s national selection. These acts are: Samanta Tīna “Cutting the Wire” Edgars Kreilis “Cherry Absinthe” Aivo Oskis “Somebody’s Got My Lover” Laime Pilnīga “Awe” The four acts that did not qualify to the final were: Alekss Silvērs “Fireworks” Elza Rozentāle “You Came on Tiptoe” Kris & Oz …

Latvia: Samanta Tīna “We were forced to create a song from zero in eight hours!”

She’s the lady who needs no introduction to Eurovision fans. Now on her seventh attempt to reach the Eurovision Song Contest (5 times for Latvia, twice for Lithuania), Samanta spoke to us about the quick turnaround on her song and how she was born to be a singer! Hello Samanta! First of all thank you for your time talking to …

Latvia: Laime Pilnīga “Song is about inspiration, positive experience, energy of life and awe”

Latvia’s selection is becoming notorious for giving opportunities to bands and alternative musicians, and in the guise of rock quartet Laime Pilnīga this year is no different. We spoke to the band about their early musical education and how the inspiration for “Awe” came to them! Hello Laime Pilnīga! First of all thank you for your time talking to us. How are …

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