Watch now: Festivali i Këngës first semi-final

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Festivali i Këngës, the annual Albanian national final that selects the Albanian representative for the Eurovision Song Contest holds its first semi-final tonight.

In this 53rd edition of Festivali i Këngës, an impressive number of 26 entries are competing against each other for the honor of representing Albania in Vienna next May, where the Eurovision Song Contest will be held.

The show will be aired live at 20:45 CET on TVSH and TVSH HD from Pallati i Kongreseve in Tirana. The Albanian music festival will be hosted by Liberta Spahiu, Turjan Hyska and Floriana Garo.

How to watch

[alert-info]The show will be aired live at 20:45 CET on the following channels:


The Participants

Tonight thirteen entries will perform their entries for a chance to proceed to the final. These entries are:
  1. Enver Petrovci – Te vrane bukuri
  2. Revolt Klan – Me mungon
  3. Julian Gjojdeshi – Himn Jetes
  4. Sigi Batri & Florent Abrashi – Eklips mbi oqean
  5. Marsela Cibukaj – Smuj
  6. Saimir Braho – Kristal
  7. Klajdi Musabelliu – Vetem te ti besoj
  8. Erga Halilaj – Ti s’me njeh
  9. Besiana Mehmetaj & Shkodran Tolaj – Keshtjella
  10. Estela Brahimllari – Kjo nate
  11. Lindita Halimi – S’te fal
  12. Grupi Offchestra – Bajram
  13. Venera Lumani – Dua te jetoj has interviewed Marsela Cibukaj, Klajdi Musabelliu, Lindita Halimi and Offchestra if you want an inside peak to the artist and their entry. In between the names, most of them are recognizable either from their musical activity or their previous participation in Festivali i Këngës.

Stay tuned to as we will be updating you live from Tirana.

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