Latvia will be performing 10th in the upcoming Second Semi Final this Thursday. The country is represented by Aminata with the song Love Injected. Are there any changes since the country’s first rehearsal? What is the impression left by the song amongst the other entries in the running order? We try to answer your questions reporting live from inside the hall of Wiener Stadthalle.The Latvian entry this year is a bit like Marmite – most people either love it or hate it. I think that most would agree however that the way it has been staged looks really stylish. Animata now has the outline of a stylized eagle tattooed on her chest; this looks quite nice under the thin, see-through top she has been wearing under her strapless dress. Having complained about the running order earlier, I can now say that the change of style we get with Latvia performing after Israel works well and to the Latvian entry’s advantage. As far as predictions go: Marmite…
You can read a report on Latvia’s first rehearsal here.
Latvia has only managed to qualify four out of the ten times the country has been in the semi finals; it has not made it to the final for the last six years.
Our video from Latvia’s second rehearsal can be seen below.