Latvia – LVT, the Latvian broadcaster, has announced it will again choose its representative for Eurovision through Supernova. The national final will be held on February 28th 2016. If you want to enter you have until 1st of November to put in your song. You can be of any nationality to enter. The rules can be found here.
LTV will internally select twenty songs in December for 2 shows in January which will introduce the acts. Then there’ll be heats, a semi-final and the grand final on February 28th.
Latvia has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 16 times since making its debut at the contest in 2000 when it had a great start finishing third. It went to to win in 2002 with Marie N. Between 2009 and 2014 they failed to reach the Final. Last year saw better fortunes with Aminata finishing in 6th place.