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Albania shares ‘Festivali i Këngës’ songs 🇦🇱

03 December 2021 at 15:30 CET
'Festivali i Këngës' celebrates its 60th anniversary
Albania’s ‘Festivali i Këngës’ returns to screens on 27, 28 and 29 December, with a new set of competitors hoping to win the title of ‘Best Song’ along with the chance of representing the nation at the Eurovision Song Contest.

It’s a big year for the prestigious Albanian contest which will celebrate its 60th anniversary in December; all eyes will be on the contestants to deliver memorable performances.

All 20 songs are now available to listen to on the RTSH YouTube channel.

📺 Watch: Alban Romosaj: – Theje (Lyric Video)

The 20 participants fall into two categories: established acts and new artists.

Established acts:

1. Alban Ramosaj – Theje (Break It)
2. Denis Skura – Pse nuk flet, mama? (Mother, Why Don’t you Speak?)
3. Evi Reçi – Më duaj (Love Me)
4. Gjergj Kaçinari – Në ëndërr mbete ti (You Remain in Dreams)
5. Janex (Xhejn Kumrija) – Deluzional (Delusional)
6. Kastro Zizo – Kujë (Mourn)
7. Kelly – Meteor (Meteor)
8. Mirud – Për dreq (Damn)
9. Rezarta Smaja – E jemja nuse (The Bride of Mine)
10. Ronela Hajati – Sekret (Secret)
11. Saimir Çili – Nën maskë (Under The Mask)
12. Stefi & Endri Prifti – Triumfi i jetës (The Triumph of Life)
13. Shega – Një (One)
14. Urban Band – Padrejtësi (Injustice)

New artists:

15. Eldis Arrnejti – Refuzoj (I Refuse)
16. Ester Zahiri – Hiena (Hyena)
17. Kejsi Rrustja – Vallëzoj me ty (Dance With You)
18. Olimpia Smajlaj – Dua (I Want)
19. Viola Xhemali – Eja si erë (Come As The Wind)
20. Xhuli Pjetraj – Baladë (Ballad)

📺 Watch: Ronela Hajati – Sekret (Lyric Video)

The lucky victor will follow in the footsteps of Anxhela Peristeri who led Albania to their 10th Grand Final in Rotterdam this year.

📺 Watch: Anxhela Peristeri – Karma (Grand Final 2021)

So what do you think? Do any of the entries immediately jump out at you? Let us know via the official Eurovision Song Contest Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook channels.