Sunday, February 5, 2017

Latvia: Tonight! "Supernova 2017" - Heat 1

The Latvian national selection "Supernova 2017" kicks off tonight in Riga. Eleven contestants are in the battle to get one of four tickets for the Semi-Final on 21st February 2017. Two of them will be chosen by the jury and two more by the audience. The show will be hosted by Ketija Šēnberga and Toms Grēviņš.


"Supernova 2017" - Heat 1

  1. Katrīna Cīrule - "Blood Runs Quicker"
  2. Miks Dukurs - "Spiritual Priest"
  3. Anna Zankovska - "Rage Love"
  4. Edgars Kreilis - "We Are Angels"
  5. Crime Sea - "Escape"
  6. Rock'n'Berries - "Feel The Love"
  7. Lauris Valters - "Magic Years"
  8. First Question - "Naked"
  9. Franco Franco - "Up"
  10. Pikaso - "U (Can Keep Your Cools)"
  11. Linda Leen - "Who Is In Charge?"
You can listen to all the entries on a Spotify-playlist:
The show starts tonight at 8:25 pm (cet) and can be followed here:

Voting

  • 50% expert Jury
  • 50% Televoting 
The winner of "Supernova 2017" will be chosen via 100% public voting.

Jury

  • Guntars Račs
  • Kaspars Roga
  • Dons
  • DJ Rudd

"Supernova 2017" - Show Dates: 

  • 13.01.2017 - Announcement Candidates
  • 05.02.2017 - Heat 1
  • 12.02.2017 - Heat 2
  • 19.02.2017 - Semi-Final
  • 26.02.2017 - National Final

Justs won "Supernova 2016" and represented Lativa at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm. His song "Heartbeat", written by Aminata, ended on 15th place in the Eurovision final with 132 points. 

The winner of "Supernova 2017" will be honored to represent Latvia at the Eurovision Song Song Contest 2017 in Ukraine. Who will participate in one of the semi-finals on 9th or 11th May 2017 in Kyiv?

Find out more about "Supernova" here: