Aarzemnieki takes the honours in Latvia

Aarzemnieki takes the honours in Latvia
Aarzemnieki winner of Dziesma 2014 Photo: (c) LTV
Ventspils, Latvia -

Tonight Aarzemnieki has been selected to represent Latvia in this year's Eurovision Song Contest with the song Cake To Bake . They saw off the competition from eleven other entrants in the Ventspils Theatre in Ventspils to win the ticket to Copenhagen. The song is composed by Guntis Veilands

Twelve songs initially took to the stage in the Ventspils Theatre, with three of them progressing to a superfinal. The decision in both rounds was reached by a 50/50 combination of jury and televoting, with viewers also able to vote online.

The Participants

(Qualifiers to the superfinal in bold.)

  1. Revelation sung by Ralfs Eilands, Valters Pūce & Nelli Bubujanca
  2. Lights On sung by Markus Riva
  3. Moment And Tomorrow sung by Katrīna Bindere
  4. Pēdējā Vēstule sung by Dons
  5. Stay sung by Samanta Tina
  6. Here I Am Again sung by Niko
  7. Going All The Way sung by MyRadiantU
  8. Saule Riet (Take Away) sung by Olga & Līgo
  9. I Can Breathe sung by Aminata Savadogo
  10. Cake To Bake sung by Aarzemnieki
  11. If I Could (Get Away) sung by Eirošmits
  12. You Are The Reason sung by Katrine Lukins

The Superfinal

(Winner in bold)

  1. Pēdējā Vēstule sung by Dons
  2. Stay sung by Samanta Tina
  3. Cake To Bake sung by Aarzemnieki

Special Guests

  • Last year's winners of Dziesma - the group PeR, who were joined by the Lithuanian singer Jurga.
  • The reunited group Fomins and Kleins who represented Latvia in the 2004 contest.
  • The popular artists Lauris Reiniks and Norman Rutulis.
  • From Estonia, the group Tenfold Rabbit.

If you missed the final, you can watch Dziesma 2014 again via our web.tv player.

Latvia will participate in the First Semi-Final to be held on Tuesday the 6th of May in Copenhagen.


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