The following 12 songs participated in tonight's first semi-final of Dziesma. Qualifiers in bold.
Liene Candy - Higher And Higher
Fox Lima - Tirpini
Dominic Okolue - Good Woman
Antra Stafecka - When You Are With Me
Olafs Bergmanis & The Random People - Never Let Me Go
Headline - Love
Grupa Pieneņu Vīns - Better Than You
Ivo Grīsniņš Grīslis - Give Me A Try
Samanta Tīna - I Need A Hero
Liene Matveja & Baiba Reine - Love Responder
Sabīne Berezina - Upside Down
Grupa PeR - Sad Trumpet
The voting was determined by a 50/50 mix of public televoting and the nine members of the jury.
The second semi-final will be staged tomorrow, Saturday the 9th of February also at 20:15 CET, where six more songs will also qualify for the final on Saturday the 16th of February.