16 songs made it to the knock out stage of the Eurovision NI World Cup 2020. This week they have been pitted against each other in one on one battles, you have voted and the polls have now closed. It is time to reveal the eight songs that have advanced to the Quarter Final round.
You have voted 16 songs from this year’s Eurovision bunch into the knockout stages of the Eurovision NI World Cup 2020. We have already lost some great tracks, but now it’s time to cut 16 down to the top 8 in this the round of 16. The remaining songs will duel it out for a place in the quarter finals round, but it’s up to you to decide who that’ll be. Read out to find out the match ups and to vote!
Switzerland, Spain, Georgia, Albania and Ukraine fought it out over the last few days in Group G of Eurovision NI’s World Cup competition. Only two songs can advance to the next stage. Yesterday the poll closed and we can now reveal the winners.
It’s time to vote in the seventh group of the Eurovision NI’s World Cup 2020! The countries participating in this group are: Switzerland, Spain, Georgia, Albania and Ukraine. Listen to all the songs below and vote for your favourite in the poll. Only two songs can advance to the next stage.
Arilena Ara is Albania’s pick for Eurovision in 2020. Her song is called ‘Shaj’ check out the lyrics and English version ‘Fall From the Sky’ below.
Eurovision has been hailed by many as being the ‘Gay World Cup’. So what if the format for Eurovision was more like the World Cup? The World Cup happens every four years, but we had so much fun with our Eurovision World Cup feature, that it’s become a staple of our Eurovision diary each year. Previous winners have included Nicky Byrne for Ireland (2016), Imri Ziv for Israel (2017), Saara Aalto for Finland (2018) and KEiiNO for Norway (2019). Who will win in 2020? Here’s how it works!
Get to know the Eurovision 2020 Albanian artist better with our 10 Things About…Arilena Ara!
Tonight Eurovision 2020 got its first song! The Albanian selection process Festivali i Kenges hosted its final earlier this evening. The song competition, now in its 58th year crowned Arilena Ara as the winner. She will go on to represent Albania in Rotterdam with the song ‘Shaj’.
It’s hard to believe that we are just one day away from having the first Eurovision 2020 song confirmed. Albania’s FiK58 got underway on Thursday and Friday evening with the two semi final shows. 20 songs competed over the two nights and on Friday night an international jury panel made up of three experts decided which 12 would advance to Sunday’s live final.
FiK58 is the Albanian selection process for Eurovision 2020. It is the first national final to take place and features 20 songs. Ahead of the first show tomorrow night, we take a look at the competing songs and rank them from our least favourite to our favourites. Check out what we made of the line up and comment with your thoughts. Do you agree with us?