Latvia Supernova 2018: Edgars Kreilis and Liene Greifāne
Edgars Kreilis and Liene Greifāne

Latvia Supernova 2018: Edgars Kreilis and Liene Greifāne to the final

The first semi-final of Supernova 2018 in Latvia took place tonight, with seven songs competing for just two spots in the final

Latvia started it's Eurovision selection Supernova 2018 tonight, with seven performances. The public televoters of Lativa and a jury of music professionals chose Edgars Kreilis and Liene Greifāne to qualify for the final.

Edgars Kreilis – "Younger Days"
Liene Greifāne – "Walk the Talk"

The winner of Supernova will represent Latvia at Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon.

Supernova 2018 – Semi-final 1

3 February 2018

  • Edgars Kreilis – "Younger Days"
  • Liene Greifāne – "Walk the Talk"
  • Katrīna Gupalo and The Black Birds – "Intoxicating Caramel"
  • Rahu the Fool – "Oh Longriver"
  • DVINES – "More Than Meets the Eye"
  • Agnese Stengrevics – "You Are My World"
  • Sudden Lights – "Just Fine"

Supernova 2018

Supernova 2018 will consist of four shows: Three semi-finals and a final:

  • 3 February 2018: Semi-final 1
  • 10 February 2018: Semi-final 2
  • 17 February 2018: Semi-final 3
  • 24 February 2018: Final

In each semi-final there will be seven songs competing, and two will qualify to the final via a combination of votes from a jury of music professionals and the Latvian public.

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Latvia debuted in Eurovision Song Contest in 2000, and since then, the country has participated every year (18 times) in the contest. The best result was in 2002, where Latvia won Eurovision Song Contest with the song "I Wanna" by Marie N.

The last nine years Latvia finished last in their semi-finals four times, and only managed to qualify for the Grand Final two times

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