Eurovision 2019 is the year of jury darlings. No less than 9 times this preselection season, a song won without the support of the televoters. ESCDaily introduces them all to you in the build-up to Tel Aviv, moving on with Jonida Maliqi from Albania.
The EBU has uploaded videos of all the 41 participating song of the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest 2019. In the footage, we can now hear the updated versions of the songs from Hungary, Albania and Moldova.
After a mammoth Grand Final from the Palace of Congress, Jonida Maliqi was victorious and will be representing Albania in Tel Aviv in May. The winning song is called “Ktheju tokës”.
The national final season is finally upon us again. As usual, it is Albania who select first via the live national final format. RTSH put on a spectacular festival which culminates in the grand final, which is where the Albanian Eurovision entrant is selected, usually [read more…]
There are no artists with a history as lead artist at the Eurovision Song Contest in the line-up for the Albanian preselection Festivali i Këngës 57. The annual competition will take place between the 20th and 22nd of December.
Albania was the first nation to pick their full act for the Eurovision Song Contest. But they are also one of the last countries to release their final 3 minute version for the upcoming contest.
Eugent Bushpepa has won Festivali i Këngës 56 with the song ‘Mall’. He will now represent Albania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. The winner from the RTSH broadcast was chosen by 100% jury vote.
The first national final of the season is already upon us. Albania select their representative for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon. Last year, Albania failed to qualify for the Grand Final, so this year, will the Albanian public and jury select a song [read more…]
Luiz Ejlli is among the 14 qualifiers of the grand final of Festivali i Këngës 56. The winner of that final, which will be held on Saturday night, will represent Albania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018.
RTSH, the Albanian broadcaster, have this evening revealed the names of 22 people who will be competing in the 56th edition of Festivali i Këngës. The Grand final is due to take place on Saturday 23rd December.