As esctoday.com wrote earlier, Latvian broadcaster LTV has received a record amount of songs for national selection of Eirodziesma 2006 this year. 20 songs our of 94 have been chosen to compete for the ticket to Eurovision Song Contest 2006. Today, it was announced which songs participate in which semifinal.
The 20 selected songs have been arranged into two semifinals. The running order will be determined by draw on 9th January.
4th February 2006 – First semifinal
� Marts Kristians Kalnins & Melomania
� Performer unknown – Frozen Flower
� Kerija & Santa
� 2 Pieces of Cake
� Family Army
� Performer unknown – Later
11th February, 2005 – Second semifinal
� Elina Furmane
� Performer unknown – Shining Rose
� May G
� Amberlife feat. Jenny May
� VIA Meitenes
� Nasty Smile
� Jenny May
� Device feat.Davis Kolbergs
Some authors have not chosen or confirmed the singers yet, as they still have time by 9th January. Ten songs out of these 20 will qualify for the final that will take place on 11th March, 2006.