FYR Macedonia: National Final To Take Place On 26 February

Twenty artists will compete in ‘Skopje 2011’ for the right to represent FYR Macedonia in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. The National Final is currently scheduled to take place on Saturday 26 February.

MKRTV has just revealed the shortlist containing the codenames (singers to be revealed at a later date) and song titles of the twenty artists who will take part, 88 entries were received in total.

  1. 2mix – Paranoia
  2. Arlekin – Neka e so pomin
  3. Bakym – Greshka
  4. Balkan – Ostavi politika pojachaj ton
  5. Bm_sjaj_21 – Te krade toj
  6. Bozhji Pateki – Bozhji Pateki
  7. Gajda – Pam tam tam
  8. Mir – Ne se menyva lyubovta
  9. Mravka – Ludost
  10. Nane – Vo mojot svet imash dom
  11. Natan – Tuga si
  12. Pak – Sekogash nekoj bredi poveke
  13. Rolex – Ne mi trebash
  14. Sandi – Lazham deka ne boli
  15. Sedumka – Sekoj den
  16. Shto Bilo – Na kraj
  17. Shybara – Rusinka
  18. Shyphra 3 – Ne vrakaj se
  19. Texas Holdem – Kockar
  20. Zorica – Znaesh li

The above “artists” are actually code-names, as MKRTV will assign each artist to a song after meeting with their respective composers.

FYR Macedonia failed to qualify for the Grand Final in Oslo, finishing in 15th place with 37 points. This year, they will take part in Semi-Final #2 which takes place in Düsseldorf on Thursday 12 May.