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Albania | 14 Finalists Chosen for Festivali i Këngës 57

The two nights of semi finals have shown us all 22 songs on offer in Albania's national selection competition 'Festivali i Këngës' and now the 14 songs going through to compete in the National Final have been selected!

On night one (Thursday 20th December), all 22 artists performed their songs with an orchestral accompaniment whilst night two (Friday 21st December) offered viewers an insight in to how the songs would look at Eurovision - with just the studio backing and more of a focus on staging.

The 14 finalists who will be competing on the third and final night are:

  • Alar Band - "Dashuria nuk mjafton"

  • Artemisa Mithi & Febi Shkurti - "Dua ta besoj"

  • Bojken Lako - "Jeto jetën"

  • Dilan Reka - "Karma"

  • Eliza Hoxha - "Pengu"

  • Elton Deda - "Qetësisht"

  • Eranda Libohova - "100 Pyetje"

  • Gjerj Leka - "Besoj"

  • Jonida Maliqi - "Ktheju tokës"

  • Klint Collaku - "Me jetë"

  • Lidia Lufi - "Rrëfehem"

  • Marko Strazimiri & Imbro - "Leyla"

  • Orgesa Zaimi - "Hije"

  • Soni Malaj - "Më e fortë"

You can catch the final at 8.45 CET on Saturday 22nd December 2019.

The winner of the third night will go on to represent Albania at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel. In the aftershow, where the 14 finalists were announced, the running order for the final was confirmed:

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