Saturday 8 May and the rehearsals started for the first songs from semi final one. ESC Covers have on line accreditation and a team of reporters will follow it in shifts and report for us. Here is the first report from the first rehearsal – that of Lithuania.
The Roop will begin their journey to Rotterdam this weekend where they will represent Lithuania with Discotheque. You can support them all the way with their new brand of unique merchandise that also supports eco-friendly and vegan products.
Thanks to 57 people who responded to our call to submit a top 10 of the 2021 entries, we have an exciting result!
So…OPEN UP to no 8 in our countdown to no 1:
2021 Eurovision in review – 39 countries and songs.
Comments, review and video’s for all 39 songs competing at Eurovision 2021 in Rotterdam.
- Belarus – Disqualified
- Czech Republic
- The Netherlands
- North Macedonia
- San Marino
- United Kingdom
The formality of The Roop winning Pabandom iš naujo! was concluded this evening as they romped to a landslide victory to confirm their place at Eurovision 2021 with their song ‘Discoteque’.
Heat 2 took place of the Pabandom iš naujo! national selection in Lithuania. Five more acts qualifed for the next phase. In addition The Roop got to showcase their 2021 entry, Discotheque.
The five acts to qualify from Heat 2 –
Gebrasy – Where’d You Wanna Go?
Gabrielius Vagelis – My Guy
Evita Cololo – Be Paslapčių
Norbertas – Man In Need
Aistė Brokenleg – Home
The Roop will go directly to the final with Discotheque, which they performed for the first time. They missed out on Eurovision 2020 after the competition was cancelled due to the world health pandemic. The song they were selected with in 2020 was On Fire.
You can see The Roop and the acts that qualifed from Heat 2 below.
Source: ESC Covers; eurovision.tv
The highly anticipated video for The Roop 2021 entry for the Lithuanian Eurovision 2021 national selection has been released today.
The long road to the 2021 Eurovision has begun in Lithuania with Heat 1 of the national selection, Pabandom iš naujo! Five acts have qualified for to the semi-finals.
The five acts to qualify are –
- Voldemars Petersons – Never Fall For You Again
- Titas & Benas – No
- Martyna – Thank You Very Much
- Milita – Shadows
- Be U – Love Yourself
You can see the above acts below with their performances.
Source: ESC Covers
Nicole Hammett has had more wonderful recognition and success by winning the SONATA OF THE STARS (previously known as Kaunas Talent, Lithuania). The festival was held online this year because of the current world health situation.
Nicole also gave a very impressive performance at the Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 2020 in Malta with her dramatic and passionate song Eku by Emil Calleja Bayliss and Mark Spiteri Lucas.
ESC Covers congratulates Nicole on her success and forthcoming ventures.
You can see Nicole perform Eku below.
Source: ESC Covers; Net tv