Lettonie 2008

On March 1, 2008, the band Pirates of the Sea was chosen to represent Latvia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2008 with the song Wolves of the Sea.[1] It was placed 12th.

It was the last time Latvia had made it to the ESC final until 7 years later, when they finally qualified for the final in 2015 with the song Love Injected by Aminata.

Draw Artist Song First vote Place Final vote Place
1 Deja vu « I’m a Part Of You » 1,485 7
2 Kristīna Zaharova feat. Julian « Until You Find A Friend » 862 9
3 Sabīne Berezina « If I Only Knew » 5,142 5
4 Pirates of the Sea « Wolves of the Sea«  16,818 1 29 228 1
5 Peter Garden & Juris Vizbulis « Memory Lane » 1,932 6
6 Funky Drivers « Summertime » 1,245 8
7 Triānas Parks « Bye Bye » 5,656 4
8 Elizabete Zagorska « Take Me Home » 599 10
9 Aisha « You Really Got Me Going » 8,021 3 22,721 2
10 Andris Ērglis « Broken Lullaby » 10,751 2 21,580 3

Spokespersons

For the 2008 contest the spokesperson for Latvia was Kristīne Virsnīte.[2]

At Eurovision

Points Awarded by Latvia[3]

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

References

See also