The running order of the song in the Latvian semifinals is announced. The first semifinal is to take place on February 2 and the second � February 9. Five songs from each semifinal will enter the final of Eirodziesma 2008 on March 1.
Songs to compete on February 2 for 5 tickets to the final:
Janis Moisejs – Fly to the Moon
Borowa MC – The One
Joran & Axlina- More Than 27
Ketta – Lovely Dexter
Sabine Berzina – If I Only Knew
Funky Drivers – Summertime
Pirates of the Sea – Wolves of the Sea
Elli U & Miks feat. Pent-in-Dreams – All Come Together
Elizabete Zagorska – Take Me Home
Deja vu – I'm a Part of You
Running order for the second semi-final on February 9:
Aisha – You Really Got Me Going
Dace Planare – One Last Touch
Ivetta – Observations
Camillas & Vice Almana – Mr.Weatherman
Peter Gardner & Juris Vizbulis – Memory Lane
Iedomu Sparni – Put Some Love in the World
Lily – Download Your Dreams
Kristina Zaharova feat. Julian – Until You FindA Friend
Trianas parks – Bye Bye
Andris Erglis – Broken Lullaby
The semi-finals of Eirodziesma 2008 are live TV shows, hosted by Ugis Joksts and Kristine Virsnite, where the videos of the songs are presented. The musicians have spend 3 long and exciting days shooting the videos. The photos from the creative process are available here.
The selection procedure is as follows – 5 songs from each semi-final enters the final. The televote decides 3 of the future final songs, but the jury appointed by the LatvianBroadcaster (LTV) has the responsibility of choosing their 2 favourites. If the televoters and the jury have the same taste, the next best songs from the jury listshall participate in the final.
Latvia ended up 14th at Eurovision Song Contest 2007 in Helsinki and the song that wins Eirodziesma 2008 will compete in one of the the semi finals in Belgrade.