The Lithuanian broadcaster LRT is getting closer to selecting its entrant for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. The fifth show of Eurovizija 2015 will be broadcast tonight with the seven contending artists who passed the selection in the previous show.
About the show
LRT’s Eurovizija 2015 moves one step forward tonight in its course to the final with the fifth show. Seven acts successfully passed the selection in the show that was broadcast last week and they will be seen again tonight performing before the judges Ramūnas Zilnys, Rosita Čivilytė, Gintaras Rinkevičius and Darius Užkuraitis. The hosts of the show are Simona Nainė and Arūnas Valinskas. The artists featuring tonight are:
- Edgaras Lubys
- Jurgis Brūzga
- Liepa Mondeikaitė
- Monika Linkytė
- Neringa Šiaudikytė
- Vaidas Baumila
Two of them are to be eliminated after the combination of the jury and the audience votes. Five artists will continue to the next show of Eurovizija 2015.
The song that the winner of the national selection will sing in Vienna is being selected through a separate vote and the result will be announced at the Song Final on 14 February.
How to watch[alert-info]
From 21:00 local time (20:00 CET) you can follow the fifth show of Eurovizija 2015 on:
03/01 Show 1 10/01 Show 2 17/01 Show 3 24/01 Show 4
- 31/01 Show 5
- 07/02 Show 6
- 14/02 Show 7 – Song Final
- 21/02 Show 8 – Artist Final
- 28/02 Show 9 – Best of Eurovizija 2015 Special
- 07/03 Show 10 – Eurovizija winner and Friends Special Concert
The story so far
Lithuania first participated in 1994 in the Eurovision Song Contest. The sixth place that LT United achieved with We are the winners in 2006 is to date the best result for the country.