Lithuania: Early elimination for Vilija Mataciunaite in Eurovizijos

Vilija Mataciunaite has been eliminated in the early stages of Eurovizijos in Lithuania. The singer who represented her country at Eurovision 2014 struggled to finish in the top-6 in the third heat.

After the jury gave their votes, Vilija took the seventh place. During the televote, she did not improve enough to advance to the next round.

Below you see the full line-up of the third heat of Eurovizijos in Lithuania. The acts that have qualified for the next round are listed in bold:

Vidas Bareikis – “I love my phone”
Marius Petrauskas – “She’s my universe”
Milda Martinkenaite & Saulene Chlevickaite – “Paperheart”
Lolita – “Get Frighten”
Fusedmarc – “Rain of Revolution”

Erika Astrauskaite – “No More”
HIT – “I wanna love you tonight”
Virgis Valuntonis – “Victorious”
Grazvydas – “Paint the sky blue”
Greta Zazza – “Like I love you”
Vilija Mataciunaite – “I see the Lights”
Dovydas Petrosius – “Love is free”
Streles – “Bastard”

Next round

Next week we will see and hear the last thirteen acts that are competing in Lithuania. In that show the best six advance to the next round, where altogether 24 artists will battle it out over two shows.