Lisbon Bound: First rehearsals continue with Albania

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Rehearsals have begun in the host city of Lisbon, in which artists from countries across the first semi-final of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest are taking to the Eurovision stage for the very first time. Country number three to take to the Lisbon stage today is Albania with their representative, Eugent Bushpepa.

It’s day one of rehearsals at the Altice Arena in Lisbon, where a total of 10 artists will be taking to the stage today for their first rehearsal on the official Eurovision stage. We now know how the stage looks, now let’s find out how it works!

Albania’s Eugent Bushpepa is the third artist to take to the Eurovision 2018 stage today, with artist set to compete in the first semi-final with his entry Mall.

Eugent is joined by a band for his stage performance, consisting of 2 vocalists, 2 guitarists and a drummer, all of whom are dressed in black.

First look at Albania’s first rehearsal for Eurovision 2018

Strong connection within the red-themed performance as well as the usual stand out vocals, Albania’s performance truly works with the style of the entry, with great camera angles to top off a great first rehearsal!

Official first rehearsal clip of Albania 2018

Albania’s first rehearsal in images

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