Broadcaster LTV
Appearances 3 (2 finals)
Debut #01
Best result 4th, #03
Worst result 16th SF, #01

Latvia debuted in the first edition of The Origin Song Contest. The Latvian broadcaster, LTV, is in charge of the country's participation at the contest.

History Edit

Latvia debuted in the first edition of the contest. To represent country, LTV selected Marta Grigale to perform her song "Bez 5 Minūtēm". Latvia performed in 1st Semi Final and failed to qualify achieving 16th place with 11 points.

In the second edition, Latvia hosted a national final called "Supernova 2" to select its entry. The song "Forget" by Adriana Miglāne was the winner and represented Latvia at the contest in Espoo, Finland. The entry qualified to the final where it finished 9th with 67 points.

In the third edition, Latvia once again used its national final format having qualified with the format last edition. The winner of "Supernova 3" was Franco Franco with "By the Lake" who represented the country at the contest in Bern, Switzerland.

Contestants and Results Edit

Table key
     Second place
     Third place
     Last place
     Automatically qualified to the final
     Did not qualify for the final
Edn. Artist Song Final Points Semi Points
#01 Marta Grigale "Bez 5 Minūtēm"
Did not qualify
16 11
#02 Adriana Miglāne "Forget" 9 67 4 80
#03 Franco Franco "By the Lake" 4 126 3 99
#04 Laura Rizzotto "Red Flags" TBD "Big 6" member

Split positive/negative votes Edit

Edn. Song Final Semi
Positive Points Negative Points Positive Points Negative Points
#01 "Bez 5 Minūtēm"
Did not qualify
15 25 16 14
#02 "Forget" 12 85 14 18 4 88 9 8
#03 "By the Lake" 5 133 2 7 3 100 3 1
#04 "Red Flags" TBD

Draw History Edit

The table below lists the positions in the running order Latvia has been allocated to.

Table key
     First half
     Second half
Contest Show Draw
#01 Semi Final 1 03
#02 Semi Final 2 13
Grand Final 08
#03 Semi Final 2 13
Grand Final 13

Other Contests Edit

OGAO Second Chance ContestEdit

The Second Chance contest takes place every edition around the same time as the second semi final. Although it is not a televised event, LTV acknowledges it as part of the contest. It is organised by OGAO, the fan club for The Origin Song Contest.

Edn. Artist Song NF Result Points
#02 Katrīna Cīrule "Blood Runs Quicker 2nd 2 77
#03 Triana Park "Iron Blue 2nd TBD