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2014.03.03 11:19

Vilija Matačiūnaitė will represent Lithuania at the Eurovision song contest in May

DELFI|The Lithuania Tribune2014.03.03 11:19

Lithuania has decided – Vilija Matačiūnaitė will represent Lithuania in the Eurovision song contest in Copenhagen with her own song ‘Attention’, www.delfi.lt reported.

 Lithuania has decided – Vilija Matačiūnaitė will represent Lithuania in the Eurovision song contest in Copenhagen with her own song ‘Attention’, www.delfi.lt reported.

In the final  selection contest, which was broadcast by the LRT television on Sunday, the opinion of more than 9,000 TV viewers and the 13 votes of the selection panel resulted in Matačiūnaitė going to Denmark. She overtook her contenders – performers Mia and Vaidas Baumila.

After the announcement Vilija Matačiūnaitė said: “I will be accompanied [to Copenhagen] by many friends, who decided to go with me.” When asked whether she intend to win, Vilija replied: “There is only one place for the winner – the first place. All other places are last and are worth nothing. We won’t be an exception; we are going there to win.”