Latvia 2015: Aminata to Vienna
RIGA, LATVIA – Supenova 2015 concluded and Latvia has its representative for Vienna. Aminata will perform the song “love Injected” on the second semifinal of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest after she won her three counterparts in tonight’s final
SUPERNOVA 2015 RESULTS
INFORMATION ON AMINATA
Aminata Savadogo (born 1993), occasionally known as simply Aminata, is a Latvian singer and songwriter. She will represent Latvia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 with the song “Love Injected”. She also attempted to represent Latvia in 2014 with the song “I Can Breathe”, where she placed fifth in the final. Savadoga was born in Riga, Latvia to a Latvian mother and a father from Burkina Faso in 1993. She is currently an economics student at the University of Latvia. At age 15, she took part in the Latvian television show Krodziņā pie Paula and then also competed in Muzikālā banka at age 17. She also took part in Koru kari 3, the Latvian version of Battle of the Choirs as a part of the choir Golden. Savadogo achieved international attention when she competed in Dziesma 2014, the Latvian national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 with the song “I Can Breathe”. She qualified from the first semi-final and then placed fifth in the final. Savadogo then won the Latvian television show Jaunā talantu fabrika. The following year, Savadogo returned to the Latvian Eurovision national selection and was announced as a competitor in Supernova 2015 with the song “Love Injected”. She qualified through the televote in both the second heat and the semi-final. In the final held on 21 February 2015, she was announced as the winner and will represent Latvia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015.