Posts by Eris

Albania releases Lindita’s Eurovision World

After much anticipation, the revamped English version of the Albanian entry was finally released today. Lindita has co-written the lyrics for “World”. With a message about human equality, the song fits well into this year’s slogan “Celebrate Diversity”. Read more

Albania: Participants of Festivali i Këngës 55 revealed

Festivali i Këngës 55 participants were revealed last night by the Albanian National Broadcaster during the main news edition. Twenty Four acts will fight in December to represent Albania in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, with former participants and song writers as well as hot favourites returning to the contest. Read more

Festivali i Këngës 55: Changes in the voting format

The Albanian national selection will undergo some changes for the 55th edition. Festivali i Këngës will for this year use a new voting system which gives some power to the TV viewers. Deadline to submit songs hasn’t ended, but name speculations have already started. Read more

Eneda Tarifa to fly the Albanian flag in Stockholm 2016

One more year passed by, one more Festivali i Këngës is now history. A month full of preparations for the 54th edition, 3 nights of live music and orchestra, 30 songs, 22 finalists and one winner. By jury voting, Eneda Tarifa with the song Përallë (Fairytale) won the Albanian selection for Eurovision Song Contest 2016. Read more

A trio to host Festivali i Këngës 54 in Albania

The Albanian National Broadcast RTSH revealed a new piece of the puzzle for the next edition of Festivali i Këngës. A trio consisting of Pandi Laço, Gresa Pallaska and Blerta Tafani will be hosting the 54th edition of the prestigious long running Albanian music festival. Read more

Running order of Festivali i Këngës revealed

The Albanian national broadcaster RTSH, has revealed the running order for the semi finals of the 54th Festivali i Këngës at a press conference which was held today at the broadcaster’s head quarter. The running order was decided by a draw made by each contestant. Read more