Saturday, March 12, 2016

Lithuania: Tongiht! Final of "Eurovizija 2016"

Finally! After a long way with nine shows in the last weeks it's tonight time in Lithuania to find out who will represent the country in Stockholm The national final of "Eurovizija" takes place tonight in Vilnus with a final line-up of six competing contestants.

"Eurovizija 2016" - Final

  1. Ruslanas Kirilkinas - "In My World"
  2. Ieva Zasimauskaitė - "Life (Not That Beautiful)"
  3. Aistė Pilvelytė - "You Bet"
  4. Erica Jennings - "Leading Me Home"
  5. Rūta Ščiogolevaitė - "United"
  6. Donny Montell - "I've Been Waiting for This Night"
Good luck to all the contestants and may the best song win!

Two of the musicians already represented Lithuania in Eurovison. Erica Jennings was part of the group SKAMP in 2001 with the song "You Got Style". Donny Montell represented Lithuania 2012 in Baku with "Love Is Blind". After the results in the last weeks it will be tonight a battle between Erica Jennings and Donny Montell. Will one of them return to Eurovision? 

Tonights show starts at 8:00 pm (cet) and you can follow here:
The winner will be chosen in a mix of jury (50%) and public (50%).

National Jury:
  • Ramūnas Zilnys
  • Nomeda Kazlaus
  • Dalia Ibelhauptaitė
  • Justė Arlauskaitė-Zazzu 
  • Tomas Sinickis
  • Vaidas Baumila

International Jury:
  • Peter Freudenthaler
  • Denis Ingoldsby
  • Daisy Syron

"Eurovizija 2016" - Show dates:


Monika Linkyte and Vaidas Baumila represented Lithuania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna with "This Time".  Monika & Vaidas ended on 18th place in the Eurovision final.

The winner of "Eurovizija 2016" will be honoured to represent Lithuania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Sweden. Who will participate in the first half of the second Semi-Final on 12th May 2016 in Stockholm? Stay tuned..

More about 'Eurovizija' you can find here: