Albania’s selection show Festivali i Kenges concluded tonight to give us the first Eurovision song for 2019. That honour goes to Jonida Maliqi who won the three day long competition with song ‘Ktheju tokes’. She will join the other artists announced for Eurovision 2019: Tamta (Cyprus) and Srbuk (Armenia).
Albania’s selection show Festivali i Kenges began a few nights ago and we now have the line up for the final which will take place later this evening. 14 acts have made it through to the final, and there were a few upsets as one of the fan favourites Mirud did not advance to the Final.
This week will see the first of this year’s Eurovision selection shows. Albania’s Festivali i Kenges will host its semi finals on 20 and 21 December, while the final of FiK57 will take place on 22 December. Ahead of the results, we take a look at the 22 songs competing in the contest, rate them out of ten and rank them in order of worst to best. Read on to find out what we thought!
The Albanian selection show Festivali I Kenges is just two weeks away. In anticipation of this, broadcaster RTSH have revealed one minute snippets of each of the 22 competing songs in this year’s contest. Read on to hear them!
Albania’s selection show Festivali i Kenges is usually the first event in the Eurovision calendar and this year is no different. Earlier this week the Albanian broadcaster RTSH revealed details of the 57th edition of the contest which has chosen the country’s Eurovision artist and song since 2003.
Eugent Bushpepa will sing ‘Mall’ for Albania at Eurovision 2018. Check out the lyrics to his song along with an English translation!
The final of the Albanian Eurovision national final Festivali I Kenges concluded tonight and saw Eugent Bushpepa selected as their artist for Eurovision in May. He will sing the song ‘Mall’.
You’ve been voting all evening for the 14 songs competing in tonight’s Festivali I Kenges which will decide the Albanian song and artist for Eurovision 2018. All the artists have now performed and we can reveal your favourite of the contenders.
Following two semi finals hosted by Albanian broadcasters RTSH over the past two nights, the fourteen qualifying songs will compete in the final of Albania’s Festivali I Kenges this evening to determine the first song that will compete in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest
As Albania gear up to choose their Eurovision artist and song on the 23 December, we take a look at the 22 contenders and ranking them in order of our favourites. Check out what we thought below!