The last three winners of Eurovision only got to the contest, after losing in a previous national final first. This year, many artists with a similar track record will try to follow in their footsteps. In this episode we highlight Lindita Halimi from Albania.
Lindita will be translating her song Botë into English. She won Albania’s Festivali i Këngës final on the 23rd December and today, on the 26th December, she made the announcement to change the language of her song.
In the next few hours, Albania will be first nation to choose its Eurovision 2017 participant ánd song in the final of Festivali i Këngës 55. You don’t have to miss anything and follow our liveblog by editor Sadie Trent here!