Once again, it will be available to watch online without geo-blocking.
The past week also saw confirmation that whoever eventually represents Latvia will participate in the second semi-final in Tel Aviv in May.
Here are the results of the Semi-Final Allocation Draw.— Eurovision (@Eurovision) January 28, 2019
Which of the two Semi-Finals is your country performing and voting in?@KanEurovision @Kann @TelAviv#DareToDream #Eurovision pic.twitter.com/nm850wWNdq
The first national semi-final attracted a degree of criticism online for being too protracted an affair with a lot of chatter but not enough music. However, the format remains unchanged for the second semi-final, which threatens to process eight songs over the course of another two and a half hours.
The Latvian final will take place on February 16.
Vienīgā Latvijā radītās popmūzikas šova @LTV_Supernova 5. sezona rit pilnā sparā! Laiks uz skatuves kāpt 8 otrā pusfināla dalībniekiem! Tiekamies sestdien plkst. 21.25 LTV1 un https://t.co/3pXlTZoqqP! #supernova2019 #ltvsupernova pic.twitter.com/9wqsUokz8Y— LTV Supernova (@LTV_Supernova) February 1, 2019