The six week “Pabandom Iš Naujo” selection process is over after tonight’s grand final, where favourite Monika Liu came out victorious with the song “Sentimentai”. It will be the first fully Lithuanian song in Eurovision since 1999!
The results were decided with a 50/50 split between the professional jury and the Lithuanian public. The winner in each category gets 12 points, second gets 10, and 3rd-8th get 8-3 points, respectively. The act with the most points wins. Ties are broken by who has the higher jury placing.
Monika won both televote and jury, while Lolita Zero came second. Find the full results of the selection below:
|8||Augustė Vendrickaitė||Before you’re 6 feat under||60||10||4147||8||18||2|
|1||Lolita Zero||Not your mother||57||8||20,929||10||18||3|
|3||Rūta Loop||Call me from the cold||51||7||1830||7||14||4|
|4||Gebrasy||Into your arms||42||6||1404||6||12||5|
|5||Justė Kraujelytė||How to get my life back||37||5||1164||5||10||6|
|2||Ieva Zasimauskaitė||I’ll be there||33||4||729||3||7||7|
|6||Queens of Roses||Washing machine||21||3||1108||4||7||8|
Lithuania will compete in the first semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2022. The Lithuanian representative is set to perform in the first half of the show on May 10th.
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