Liis Lemsalu

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Liis Lemsalu
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Liis Lemsalu in 2012.
Background information
Birth name Liis Lemsalu
Born (1992-10-20) 20 October 1992 (age 22)
Origin Tallinn, Estonia
Genres Pop, Soul, RnB
Years active 2011–present
Labels Universal Music Group

Liis Lemsalu (born October 20, 1992 [1] in Tallinn, Estonia) is an Estonian singer. She rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of Eesti otsib superstaari, the Estonian version of Idol series. She was then signed to Universal Music Group.

After winning the show, Liis went on tour with other participants of Eesti otsib superstaari and released a single "Kõnnime seda teed" together with the runner-up of the show, Artjom Savitski.[2]

Songs performed in Eesti otsib superstaari[edit]

Week Title Original Artist Result
Semi-finals
Semi-final: Week 1 "Vanaisa kiri" Indigolapsed Jury Wildcard
Semi-final: Week 3 "At Last" Etta James Qualified to the Finals
Finals
Week 1 "I Have Nothing" Whitney Houston Safe
Week 2 "15 magamata ööd" Eda-Ines Etti Safe
Week 3 "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" Whitney Houston Safe
Week 4 "Proud Mary" Tina Turner Bottom three
Week 5 "L-O-V-E" Nat King Cole Bottom three
Week 6 "Smells Like Teen Spirit" Nirvana Safe
"Sajab lund" Maarja-Liis Ilus
Week 7 "Üle tumeda vee" Smilers Safe
"Den fyrste song eg høyra fekk" Traditional Norwegian lullaby
Week 8 "Messiah" George Frideric Handel Safe
"Someone Like You" Adele
Finale "At Last" Etta James Victory
"Mis maa see on?" Siiri Sisask
"Crazy in Love" Beyoncé

Discography[edit]

Album[edit]

  • Liis Lemsalu

Singles[edit]

  • Kõnnime seda teed (15 June 2011; together with Artjom Savitski)
  • Shining Star
  • Wanna Get Down
  • Täitugu soovid
  • Made Up My Mind (Eesti Laul 2012, 5th (/10) with 12 points)
  • Lighting in the Bottle
  • Uhhuu (Eesti Laul 2013, not qualified for the final, 9th (/10) with 10 points)
  • Rohkem värve (Got To Be) (2013)
  • Sulle võin kindel olla (2013)
  • That Kinda (2014)

Personal[edit]

Lemsalu is studying in Tallinn Nõmme Gymnasium. She is a daughter of a former professional football player Marek Lemsalu.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liis Lemsalu" (in Estonian). Publik.ee. Retrieved 17 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "Liisil ja Artjomil ilmus täna duett "Kõnnime seda teed"" (in Estonian). Publik.ee. Retrieved 17 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Ott Lepland
Winner of Eesti otsib superstaari
2011
Succeeded by
[to be determined]