The first qualifying round of  Pabandom iš naujo took place and was presented to us for a second successive year by Gabrielė Martirosian and Giedrius Masalskis, while this year alongside with them is the country’s Eurovision 2018 representative, Ieva Zasimauskaitė.

In this first qualifying national selection show the first set of 12 acts out of a total of 36 competed in order to qualify to the semi finals. These acts were:

From today’s 12 competing acts, six qualifed to the semi finals. The outcome was determined by televoting (50%) and a  five member jury (50%) consisted of   Darius UžkuraitisGerūta GriniūtėGiedrė KilčiauskienėVaidotas Stackevičius and Leon Somov.

The six qualifiers from the first round of Pabandom iš naujo were:

Draw Artist Song Jury Public Total Place
Televote Points
1 Glossarium “Game Over” 3 218 2 3 8
2 Baltos Varnos “Namų dvasia” 10 592 10 10 2
3 Justinas Lapatinskas “Highway Story” 1 43 0 1 10
4 Aistay “Dangus man tu” 2 228 3 2 9
5 Petunija “Show Ya” 6 240 5 5 6
6 Lukas Norkūnas “Atsiprašyk” 0 83 0 0 12
7 Donata Virbilaitė “Made of Wax” 0 125 1 0 11
8 Andy Vaic “Why Why Why” 5 446 7 6 5
9 Aika “Paradas” 4 237 4 4 7
10 Meandi “Drip” 8 461 8 8 3
11 Monika Marija “If I Leave” 12 1006 12 12 1
12 Gabrielius Vagelis “Tave čia randu” 7 394 6 7 4

Watch below the performance of Monika Marija which topped the show’s scoreboard: