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Aftermath 2017 (3): A bad year for the Baltics

In the upcoming days, we take a look at the aftermath of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. In this third episode we talk about the three Baltic nations that all failed to qualify for the final. What went wrong for Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

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Latvia: Triana Park with “Line” to Kiev

LTV have decided to send Triana Park with the song “Line” to Eurovision 2017 in Kiev. Park won the national final tonight in Riga.

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Latvia: Triana Park, The Ludvig in Supernova final

Triana Park, My Radiant You, The Ludvig and Santa Daneleviĉa have reached the final of Supernova in Latvia. They will battle for ticket to the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, next Sunday.

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Latvia: Markus Riva eliminated from Supernova

Markus Riva has failed to qualify for the semi final of Supernova, the Latvian preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev. His song ‘Dynamite’ did not finish among the top four songs of the second heat in Riga.

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Latvia: Edgars Kreilis surprisingly eliminated in Supernova

Edgars Kreilis has been eliminated in the Latvian preselection Supernova. This is a slight surprise, since he was the winner of a new feature this season, a ranking based on the Spotify streams.

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Latvia: Voting period through Spotify now opened

In Latvia the first introduction show of Supernova 2017 has aired. And with that, people are now able to cast their vote for their favourite song by listening to them on Spotify.

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Latvia: Markus Riva returns to Supernova

Markus Riva is on the list for the new season of Supernova in Latvia. Broadcaster LTV has confirmed the names of all the participants, which you can see below.

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Latvia: Supernova participants announced on Friday

The participants of the upcoming edition of Supernova in Latvia will be announced by broadcaster LTV this Friday at 11:00 CET during a press conference. In recent years, the format has been quite succesful for Latvia with particpants that have made it to the final of the Eurovision Song Contest.

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Latvia: Supernova success leads to application record

Latvia’s Supernova has received a record number of 168 songs. The preselection will be held for the third year running after the first two winners both brought Latvia to the Eurovision final.

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Latvia: Spotify data to be used in Supernova 2017

Latvia is set to include data from the music streaming service Spotify in its selection competition, Supernova. Latvian public broadcaster LTV announced the cooperation with Spotify and Universal Music Group today. 

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