The Roop represents Lithuania with the song ‘Discoteque’

The Roop during Pabandom iš Naujo! 2021 photo: screenshot LRT

The Roop has won Pabandom iš naujo 2021 and will perform for Lithuania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. Their song ‘Discoteque’ won both the televote and the jury vote of the national final.

Because of their win in 2020, The Roop received a wildcard for the Lithuanian final in 2021. The did not have to take part in the heats and semi final of the last couple of weeks. After these three shows, their main rival appeared to be Gebrasy. He won his heat and the semi final with the maximum score for his song ‘Where’d You Wanna Go?’. But in the final on Saturday, The Roop came out on top.

Full results Lithuania 2021

The Roop won both the jury vote (84 points) and the televote (74512 votes) in the final. especially the televote was a landslide victory, with Gebrasy finishing second with 6413 votes. He was also the second favourite of the jury with 70 points. In the end, all scores were narrowed down to 12, 10, 8 ,7, 6 and 5 points from both the jury and televote:

01. The Roop – Discoteque (12+12)
02. Gebrasy – Where’d You Wanna Go (10+10)
03. Voldemars Petersons – “Never Fall For You Again” (8+7)
04. Martyna Jezepčikaitė – “Thank You Very Much” (5+8)
05. Evita Cololo – “Be paslapčių” (7+5)
06. Titas & Benas – “No” (6+6)