Week 3 of Lithuanian selection marathon results
This past Saturday was week three of eight for the Lithuanian selection show, “Eurovizijos.”
12 contestants, who were paired with a song by Lithuanian national broadcaster LRT, sang for their chance to advance.
- Ieva Zasimauskaitė
- Evelina Jocytė
- Berta Timinskaitė
- Deividas Žygas
- Neringa Šiaudikytė
- 4 Roses
- Saulenė Chlevickaitė
- Milda Martinkėnaitė
- Ruslanas Kirilkinas
- Aistė Pilvelytė
Based on a national jury, international jury, and public votes, two acts would be eliminated. The national jury consisted of Darius Užkuraitis (LRT Opus Director), Nomeda Kazlaus (Opera Singer), Ramūnas Zilnys (Music Reviewer) and Laima Lapkauskaitė (Producer). The international jury consisted of Vanessa Lancaster (British Jazz Vocalist), Dave Holmes (British Guitarist) and Denis Ingoldsby (British producer).
Two Are Eliminated
After the evening’s performances, it was revealed that Evelina Jocytė and Deividas Žygas would score the least total points and therefore be eliminated from the contest.
Mixed Points From the International Jury
Aistė Pilvelytė belting the power-ballad “You Bet” scored the highest amount of overall points, but were split between the national jury and public whom placed her 1st, and the international jury which placed her 4th.
Next Saturday, January 30, in the fourth week of the marathon contest, we will see the returning 10 contestants from the first two weeks battle it out, to move on in the contest.