Love Injected

"Love Injected" is a song by Latvian singer-songwriter Aminata. The song represented Latvia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015.[1] In the Grand Final, the song placed 6th out of 27 with 186 points, earning Latvia their best placing since 2005 and their fourth best placing ever. In the semi-final, it placed second of seventeen, behind eventual winner Sweden.

"Love Injected"
Love Injected - Aminata.jpeg
Single by Aminata
from the album Inner Voice
ReleasedJanuary 15, 2015
Recorded2014
Genre
Length3:00
Songwriter(s)
  • Aminata Savadogo
Producer(s)
  • Aminata Savadogo
  • Kaspars Ansons
Aminata singles chronology
"Leave My Love Bleeding"
(2014)
"Love Injected"
(2015)
"Bridges"
(2015)
Eurovision Song Contest 2015 entry
Country
Artist(s)
As
Language
Composer(s)
Aminata Savadogo
Lyricist(s)
Aminata Savadogo
Finals performance
Semi-final result
2nd
Semi-final points
155
Final result
6th
Final points
186
Entry chronology
◄ "Cake to Bake" (2014)   
"Heartbeat" (2016) ►

Music videoEdit

The video was directed by Andžejs Gavrišs and produced by Jūlija Fricsone-Gavriša. The choreographer was Deniss Tumakovs. The video features Latvian model Mārtiņš Kapzems.

ChartsEdit

Weekly chartsEdit

Chart (2015) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[2] 87
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[3] 19
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 48
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[5] 45
Germany (Official German Charts)[6] 51
Iceland (Tonlist)[7] 42
Latvia (Latvijas Top 40)[8] 16
Sweden Heatseekers (Sverigetopplistan)[9] 3
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[10] 74
UK (UK Single Downloads Chart)[11] 81

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Melbler, Patrick (February 22, 2015). "LATVIA: AMINATA SAVADOGO WINS SUPERNOVA 2015 WITH "LOVE INJECTED"". Wiwibloggs.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  2. ^ Ryan, Gavin (May 30, 2015). "ARIA Singles: Taylor Swift Bad Blood Is No 1". Noise11. Retrieved May 30, 2015.
  3. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Aminata – Love Injected" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 3 June 2015.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Aminata – Love Injected" (in Dutch). Ultratip. Retrieved 31 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Aminata – Love Injected" (in French). Ultratip. Retrieved 31 May 2015.
  6. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Aminata – Love Injected". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 9, 2015. Retrieved June 9, 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  8. ^ "Latvijas Top 40". Latvijas Radio. August 11, 2015. Archived from the original on August 11, 2015. Retrieved August 11, 2015.
  9. ^ Swedish Heatseekers Chart Vecka 22, 28 maj 2015 Archived March 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine (May 28, 2015). Retrieved May 22, 2016.
  10. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Aminata – Love Injected". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 31 May 2015.
  11. ^ "Official Singles Downloads Chart Top 100". Retrieved June 1, 2015.