|Posted by Eurovision On Top on May 2, 2018 at 8:00 AM|
1.Laura de Carvalho Risotto is a 23 year old singer, songwriter and pianist born in Brazil, to a Latvian father and a Brazilian mother of Portuguese descent.
2.Her family moved to the United States in 2005, and settled in Edina, Minnesota. She spent her childhood between Rio de Janeiro and the United States.
3. At the age of fifteen, Laura started performing in the Rio de Janeiro's music scene. Her first record deal came up one year later. Her debut studio album, Made in Rio, was released in 2011.
4. In 2015, Laura moved to New York City to pursue a Masters degree in Music Education, at Columbia University, graduating in May 2017.
5. Laura decided to apply to Supernova and winning the contest and the fact that she will represent Latvia in Portugal makes it all extra special as it will be Laura´s first time in Portugal as she also has Portuguese roots! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aelOYkjJws