Lithuania continues its national selection-Pabandom iš naujo 2021 tonight with its third show- the semi-final.
We are back in the Baltics tonight, we travel to Lithuania where LRT will be holding the semi-final of its 2021 Eurovision national selection.
Pabandom iš naujo 2021
The 2021 Lithuanian national selection will consist of four shows: 2 heats, 1 semi-final and a Grand Final.
- 16/01/2021- Heat #1
- 23/01/2021- Heat #2
- 30/01/2021- Semi-final
- 06/02/2021- Grand Final
A total of 22 acts are set to compete in the competition. The 2020 Lithuanian hopefuls, The Roop, will be vying to fly the Lithuanian flag at Eurovision 2021 and are pre-qualified to partake in the Grand Final with their song ‘Discotheque‘.
The shows will be hosted by Ieva Stasiulevičiūtė, Vytautas Rumšas Jr and Vaidas Baumila (Lithuania 2015).
The 2021 Lithuanian national final is set to take place on Saturday 6 February in Vilnius. The 2021 Lithuanian Eurovision entry and act will be determined via a 50-50 jury/televoting deliberation.
How to watch?
You can watch Pabandom is naujo 2021 -The Semifinal tonight at 20:00 CET via the following channels:
- LRT HD
- LRT webcast
About the show
A total of 10 acts will compete during the show tonight for a spot in the Grand Final. The qualifiers will be determined via a 50/50 jury-public deliberation. The results will be disclosed after the show.
Tonight’s jury will be composed by:
- Ramūnas Zilnys
- Aistė Smilgevičiūtė (Lithuania 1999)
- Jievaras Jasinskis
- Gerūta Griniūtė
- Stanislavas Stavickis-Stano
The competing acts
- Aistė Brokenleg –Home
- Norbertas –Man In Need
- Gebrasy –Where’d you wanna go?
- Evita Cololo –Be paslapčių
- Gabrielius Vagelis –My Guy
- Titas & Benas – No
- Voldemars Petersons – Never Fall For You Again
- Martyna – Thank You Very Much
- Milita – Shadows
- Be U – Love Yourself
Lithuania in Eurovision
Lithuania debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1994 and is yet to win the event. The country achieved its best results in the competition in 2006 when it placed 6th with LT United‘s We are the winners in Athens. The Baltic nation has partaken 20 times in Europe’s favourite television show.
The Roop were set to represent Lithuania at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with their song ‘On Fire‘ but the event was cancelled due to the COVID 19 pandemic.