The deadline to submit songs for the Latvian preselection for Eurovision 2011, Eirodziesma, passed today at 17:00 CET. A total of 71 songs have been submitted to the national broadcaster LTV, slightly less than last year, when 79 entries were sent.
Latvian Television reveals that among the applicants are both well-known and unknown names. In the forthcoming days, the 71 songs will be assessed by the LTV jury. The20 lucky entries to go through the televised stages of Eirodziesma 2011will be announced at a press conference scheduled for December 14th.
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