Listen to North Macedonia's potential entries for Turin 🇲🇰30 January 2022 at 13:40 CET
The broadcaster has selected the final 6 songs to move forward to the last stage of the selection process and they’re all available to watch below!
Members of the public are invited to vote for their favourites on the official website of the broadcaster. Online voting will be open for seven days (until Friday 4 February).
The results of this vote (50% of the overall score) will be combined with a vote held by an international jury (a further 50% of the overall score); the winning song and artist will then represent North Macedonia in Turin.
North Macedonia: Stisni Play
Andrea – Circles
Music: Aleksandar Masevski
Lyrics: Aleksandar Masevski & Andrea
Arrangement: Aleksandar Masevski
Andrea says: 'The domestic audience now knows me better, which means they have expectations to some extent, so I hope I will meet those, and maybe even exceed them.'
Ris Flower – Flying to Berlin
Music: Ris Flower
Lyrics: Ris Flower
Arrangement: Mustafa Cambazlar
Ris says: 'I am looking forward to the moment when the audience will feel the enormous energy and emotion intertwined in my song. The whole team is very thrilled to be a part of this. I truly believe that the message of the song will get to everyone.'
Kaly – Love and Light
Music: Davor Jordanovski
Lyrics: Vesna Malinova
Arrangement: Nikola Vaskov – Nino / Davor Jordanovski / Petar Lukjikj
Kaly says: 'I’m excited, yet calm with colourful thoughts in my head. We should all try to live more optimistically with the arrows on the moral compass pointing in the right direction.'
Lara – Flower of Sorrow
Music: Robert Bilbilov
Lyrics: Robin Zimbakov
Arrangement: Robert Bilbilov / Darko Dimitrov
I can’t wait to see how the audiences reacts to the song, it’s so important that the listeners feel the emotion the song brings.
Viktor Apostolovski – Superman
Music: Vladimir Dojcinovski
Lyrics: Vladimir Dojcinovski / Viktor Apostolovski
Arrangement: Vladimir Dojcinovski
Viktor: Eurovision is a stage I’ve always wanted to conquer and I think 'Superman’ carries such a contagious groove that it will make you all wanna shake. I hope the audience will feel the energy we want to bring to the stage, the message we want to convey and everyone will resonate to our frequency
Yon Idy – Dreams
Music: Yon Idy
Lyrics: Yon Idy
Arrangement: Angel Kjosev / Yon Idy
Yon says: 'I am very glad that the song managed to enter the top 6 selection and has a real chance to be selected for a representative song at Eurovision. This is an opportunity I have been waiting for a long time and I am looking forward to the final result.'
Members of the public are invited to vote for their favourites on the official website of the broadcaster.
North Macedonia at the Eurovision Song Contest
Having qualified from the Semi-Finals on only one occasion between 2008 and 2018, North Macedonia achieved its best result ever when Tamara Todevska’s Proud won the jury vote and finished 7th in the Grand Final.