It’s the time of year when the Post-Eurovision depression is in full swing, but there’s no better cure than to reminisce! Together with ESCDaily Editor, Dennis Van Eersel, we will be discussing each of this year’s competing nations – from their results to how we think they could improve in the future!Read More
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Artist Profiles: Aminata
Aminata represented Latvia at Eurovision 2015 with the song ‘Love Injected’, which was Latvia’s first qualification in seven years. Overall, Aminata achieved the nation’s fourth best placing at Eurovision, finishing in 6th place in the final.Read More
Rehearsal Day 4 – Latvia
The queen of the night is coming! Samanta is bringing the fierceness on stage while in a long emerald green dress. She has three backing singers/dancers on stage with her, also wearing the same shade of green. The visors that they used in the performance of Still Breathing last year are back, but lord knows…Read More
Eurovision 2021 Reviews – Latvia
Latvia started their Eurovision journey strong, debuting with a 3rd place finish and just two years later, the nation won the contest with Marie N. Since then, Latvia has been hit or miss, with non-qualification streaks not uncommon. Hoping to break the current non-qualification streak is Samanta Tīna with her powerful entry, The Moon is…Read More
Latvian Representative Samanta Tīna Unveils ‘The Moon Is Rising’
The Latvian Eurovision entry has now been revealed, with the song titled The Moon Is Rising. Representing the nation is Samanta Tīna, who was reselected after being chosen to represent Latvia for Eurovision 2020, which was inevitably cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To find the right song, a songwriting camp called RIGA LIVE was…Read More
Eurovision 2020 Reviews – Latvia
Latvia found success early on in their Eurovision history, with their debut entry finishing in 3rd. Two years later, Latvia won the contest, however in more recent years, Latvia has faded into the background. This year, Samanta Tīna was selected to represent the nation with the song Still Breathing, but how would it have fared…Read More
Latvia: Samanta Tīna to perform Still Breathing at Eurovision!
The Latvian selection, Supernova, has just concluded, with the winner now decided. Prior to the final, there was a shortlist of 26 artists who first performed in the audition stage. From there, a total of 9 acts were selected to perform again in the televised selection. Here is the line-up: Seleste – Like Me DRIKSNA…Read More
Latvia: Here are the 26 Participants of Supernova 2020!
The Latvian broadcaster has now announced the 26 shortlisted participants for this year’s edition of Supernova, the selection used for Eurovision in Latvia. A total of 126 entries were received by the broadcaster, which was a record. Unlike in previous years, this year’s edition will feature of one final, rather than using semi-finals in the…Read More
Latvia: Here are the results of the first Supernova semi-final!
The first semi-final of Latvia’s selection Supernova has now taken place, where the first eight acts performed their entries live on stage. This was the first of just two semi-finals, with the next semi-final to take place on February 2. The voting consisted of both jury and televotes, where the four highest point scorers would…Read More