Eurovision 2020 | Samanta Tīna will sing for Latvia at in Rotterdam
Samanta Tīna has won Supernova and will go on to represent Latvia at Eurovision 2020 with her song "Still Breathing", which has been co-written by Aminata Savadogo, who sang for Latvia in 2015. This years marks Samanta's sixth participation in Latvia's national final.
A total of 9 acts took to the stage tonight to battle it out to become Latvia's Eurovision 2020 representative:
Samanta Tīna – “Still Breathing”
Katrīna Dimanta – “Heart Beats”
Miks Dukurs – “I’m Falling for You”
Bad Habits – “Sail with You”
Seleste – “Like Me”
Edgars Kreilis – “Tridymite”
Katrīna Bindere – “I Will Break Your Heart”
DRIKSNA – “Stay
The winner of tonight's show was determined by a mix of SMS, telephone and internet voting. There was also a jury panel, made up of a mix of Latvian and international members: Maarja Merivoo-Parro (Estonia), Geruta Griniute (Lithuania), Petri Mannonen (Finland) and Artis Dvarionas (Latvia). Unlike previous years, the jury this year didn't have a say in the final result, but they did give feedback to each of the acts after their performances.
Check out Samanta's Supernova final performance of "Still Breathing"