Participants of Festivali i Këngës 52 announced!
Eric Nocito | On 04, Nov 2013
Albania’s national broadcaster, RTSH, has announced sixteen acts that will compete in the 52nd edition of Festivali i Këngës.
- Ti mungon (You’re missing) – Marjeta Billo
- Zemërimi i një nate (One night’s anger) – Herciana Matmuja
- Jeta në orën 4 (Life at 4 o’clock) – Orges Toce
- Jam larg (I’m far away) – Besiana Mehmeti and Shkodran Tolaj
- Grua (Wife) – Sajmir Braho
- Nuk e di (I don’t know) – Renis Gjoka
- Natë e pare (First night) – Venera Lumani and Lindi Islami
- Një ditë shprese (One hopeful day) – Frederik Ndoci
- Në zemër (In the heart) – Rezarta Smaja
- Mikja ime (My friend) – Blerina Braka
- Me ty (With you) – Klodian Kacani
- Kur qielli qan (When the sky cries) – Xhejn & Enxhi Kumrija
- Kthehu (Come back) – Luiz Ejlli
- Princesha (The Princess) – Lynx
- Vetëm për ty (Only for you) – Saviana Verdha and Edmond Mancaku
- Ëndërrat janë ëndërra (Dreams are dreams) – Xhejsi Jorgaqi
A couple of familiar faces will once again compete to try to go to Eurovision. Luiz Ejlli represented Albania in 2006 and Frederik Ndoci did so in 2007.
The show will consist of two semi-finals on December 26 and 27, and a final on December 28, live from the Palace of Congresses in Tirana. The winner will go on to represent Albania in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.Photo courtesy of RTSH