VILNIUS, LITHUANIA – A concert dedicated to raising funds for the participation of Lithuania’s 2016 Eurovision Song Contest representative Donny Montell was held last night in Kanuas with 10.000 euros already pledged. The concert “Let’s Be Together” was specifically organised to cover the costs of Lithuania’s 2016 Eurovision participation.
Geruta Griniūtė and Andrius Rozickas, who were the host couple of the ten week national Eurovizija selection, had the honours again, while last year’s Lithuanian representatives, Monika Linkytė and Vaidas Baumila, also performed. Donny Montell than took to the stage.
Also aired last night was an update on Donny’s Eurovision preparations, as well as him touring the Eurovision venue in Stockholm and doing rehearsals. Eurovision fans can raise more cash for the country’s participation through the LRT website until March 31.
DID YOU KNOW?
Donny Montell will represent Lithuania in Stockholm with the song ” “I’ve Been Waiting for This Night”, with which he won 12 points from both the jury and public during the final of the national selection. Donny will participate in the first half of the second semi final on May 12. You can support the Lithuanian entry here or read more about the Lithuanian participation here.