2017 Eurovision Review – Albania

Albania travelled down the usual road to Eurovision for 2017, firstly by selecting their song and artist through the national final Festivali i Këngës. Lindita was the triumphing artist, and the song chosen in the national final was called Botë, however in true Albanian form, the song wasn’t left alone in Albanian, but rather re-written…

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Albania Releases the Revamped Version of ‘World’

Albania is annually one of the first nations to choose their Eurovision act and song, however often it is the case that the artist and team will go back to the drawing board to find a way to revamp the song, whether that’s a change from Albanian to English, or a language change PLUS a…

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Lindita Halimi to Fly the Albanian Flag in Kyiv!

Last night, the final for the Albanian song festival, Festivali i Këngës took place, where 14 acts fought it out for the top spot, which also gives that winner the opportunity to represent Albania at Eurovision. The shows’ hosts were Kasem Hoxha and Ledina Çelo, the latter having represented Albania at Eurovision in 2005. The…

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