The Origin Song Contest 01
Country Flag of Latvia Latvia
National selection
Selection process Internal selection
Selected entrant Marta Grigale
Selected song "Bez 5 Minūtēm"
Selected songwriter(s) Marta Grigale
Finals performance
Semi-final result Did not qualify (16th, 11 points)
Latvia in The Origin Song Contest
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Latvia took part in the first edition of The Origin Song Contest, which was hosted in Kraków, Poland. The country was represented by Marta Grigale with the song "Bez 5 Minūtēm", composed by Grigale. The entry was selected internally by a number of music professionals at LTV, the Latvian broadcaster. It did not qualify for the final, placing 16th with 11 points.

At The OriginEdit

Points Awarded to Latvia (Semi Final 1)
12 points 10 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Points Deducted from Latvia (Semi Final 1)
-3 points -2 points -1 points

Points awarded by LatviaEdit

Semi Final 1
Points Country
12 Flag of Norway Norway
10 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands
8 Flag of Denmark Denmark
7 Flag of Greece Greece
6 Flag of Italy Italy
5 Flag of San Marino San Marino
4 Flag of Belgium Belgium
3 Flag of Albania Albania
2 Flag of Russia Russia
1 Flag of Estonia Estonia
-1 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
-2 Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia-Herzegovina
-3 Flag of Monaco Monaco
Points Country
12 Flag of Finland Finland
10 Flag of Norway Norway
8 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
7 Flag of Denmark Denmark
6 Flag of Sweden Sweden
5 Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
4 Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg
3 Flag of Italy Italy
2 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands
1 Flag of Poland Poland
-1 Flag of Russia Russia
-2 Flag of Estonia Estonia
-3 Flag of Ireland Ireland
-4 Flag of Moldova Moldova
-5 Flag of Monaco Monaco

Split Voting ResultsEdit

The following five members comprised the Latvian jury:

  • Magnuss Eriņš - chairperson - DJ
  • Kaspars Ansons - producer
  • Katrīna Cīrule - singer, songwriter
  • Andrejs Volkovs - Latvian Radio 4, music editor, producer, program anchor
  • Agnese Rakovska - singer, songwriter
Split voting results from Latvia (Semi Final 1)
Draw Country
M. Eriņš K. Ansons K. Cīrule A. Volkovs A. Rakovska Average Jury Rank Televote Rank Combined Rank Points Awarded Points Deducted
01 Flag of Albania Albania
02 Flag of Norway Norway
03 Flag of Latvia Latvia
04 Flag of Russia Russia
05 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands
06 Flag of Estonia Estonia
07 Flag of Italy Italy
08 Flag of Greece Greece
09 Flag of Monaco Monaco
10 Flag of Lithuania Lithuania
11 Flag of San Marino San Marino
12 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland
13 Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia-Herzegovina
14 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
15 Flag of Denmark Denmark
16 Flag of Belgium Belgium