Latvia has decided to send a Silvia Night cover of “We Are the Winners” to Baku. Behold Anmary’s “Beautiful Song”:
What do you say about a joke entry that isn’t as funny as the joke entry that didn’t win? To wit, Mad Show Boys’ “Music Thief”:
Not that I wanted “Music Thief” to win, either. I actually really didn’t want any of Latvia’s songs to win. The national final definitely had a feeling of a nation that was going through the motions. I guess Anmary is as good as any of them, but it’s sort of like noting which pothole is the best: all of them should be avoided.