This time contestants: Ieva Zasimauskaitė, Mia, Vaidas Baumila, Monika Linkytė, Martynas Kavaliauskas and Vilija Matačiūnaitė had to appear on stage twice, before their performances were evaluated by the Lithuanian and international jury (by TV audience across the country as well).
Traditionally, LRT has changed the cast of Lithuanian panel again. Tonight, Vytenis Pauliukaitis, Sigutė Stonytė, Edmundas Seilius and Ramūnas Zilnys, were among the members of the jury.
At the end of show, all votes have been merged and the names of the five finalists were announce in the following order:
Six contestants, 12 performances
If you missed the show, you can watch it here!
Check competing songs online
*Lietuvos nacionalinis radijas ir televizija (LRT) has a bit different concept for the national selection ("Eurovizijos" dainų konkurso nacionalinė atranka) this year. Twelve TV shows are being produced and broadcasted in the primetime (20:00 CET) every Saturday!
Twenty artists were competing for the role of being Lithuanian representative at Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen at the beginning – there are only five left.
The next episode of LRT"s Eurovision marathon is just in a week, on Saturday (8th of February) at 20:00 CET.