Six songs through to Latvian final

Six songs through to Latvian final
Logo of Dziesma 2013 Photo: LTV
Riga, Latvia -

Tonight in the Palladium Concert Hall in Riga, the first semi-final of Dziesma was held to select Latvia's entry for the Eurovision Song Contest. Six of the songs made it through to the final to be held on Saturday the 16th of February.

The following 12 songs participated in tonight's first semi-final of Dziesma. Qualifiers in bold.

  • Liene Candy - Higher And Higher
  • Fox Lima - Tirpini
  • Dominic Okolue - Good Woman
  • Antra Stafecka - When You Are With Me
  • Olafs Bergmanis & The Random People - Never Let Me Go
  • Headline - Love
  • Grupa Pieneņu Vīns - Better Than You
  • Ivo Grīsniņš Grīslis - Give Me A Try
  • Samanta Tīna - I Need A Hero
  • Liene Matveja & Baiba Reine - Love Responder
  • Sabīne Berezina - Upside Down
  • Grupa PeR - Sad Trumpet

The voting was determined by a 50/50 mix of public televoting and the nine members of the jury.

The second semi-final will be staged tomorrow, Saturday the 9th of February also at 20:15 CET, where six more songs will also qualify for the final on Saturday the 16th of February.