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The Roop

About

Quick Facts

Members
Vaidotas Valiukevičius
Robertas Baranauskas
Mantas Banišauskas

Established
2014

Nationality
🇱🇹 Lituanian

National Selection
Pabandom iš naujo 2021
Pabandom iš naujo 2020
Eurovizios Atrankas 2018

In Eurovision
2021 Rotterdam
2020 Rotterdam (cancelled)

Song
Discoteque (2021)
On fire (2020)

Biography

The Roop is a Lithuanian band from Vilnius, existing of three musicians. The band started in 2014. All band members had their musical careers before, and Vaidotas was a wellknown tv-show host in Lithuania. In november 2014, their debut single “Be mine” was released. A year later, their first album “To whom it may concern was released”, first as a download, a few months later as a CD. A second album followed in 2017, called “Ghosts”. In 2018, The Roop took part in Eurovizios Atrankas, the national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. They became 3rd and released an EP with their entry “Yes, I do” on it. Two years later they won Pabandom iš naujo, the 2020 national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. They were chosen to represent Lithuania in the Eurovision Song Contest with the song “On fire”. Unfortunately, it didn’t happen, due to the cancellation of the contest. The Roop had been offered a place in the final of the 2021 Lithuanian national final, which they easily won with the song “Discoteque”. The group managed to organize a hype around the colour yellow in their country. They became 8th in the Eurovision Song Contest.

Entries

Discoteque

Country
🇱🇹 Lithuania

Year
2021

Language
🇬🇧 English

Lyrics & Music
Vaidotas Valiukevičius
Robertas Baranauskas
Mantas Banišauskas
Laisvūnas Černovas
Kalle Lindroth
Ilkka Wirtanen

Backings
Algirdas Ciūnys
Marijanas Staniulėnas
Miglė Praniauskaitė

Results Semi

Points: 203
Position: 4
Running order: 1

Results Finals

Points: 220
Position: 8
Running order: 18

On fire

Country
🇱🇹 Lithuania

Year
2020

Language
🇬🇧 English

Lyrics
Vaidotas Valiukevičius

Music
Vaidotas Valiukevičius
Robertas Baranauskas
Mantas Banišauskas

Backings

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