RTSH has open submissions for the 57th edition of Festivali i Këngës. The broadcaster achieved the 11th place at the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2018, the best result for Albania since 2012.
Interested singers and composers should send their applications by e-mail to [email protected] no later than 10th September 2018. The candidates should send the following details:
- The final version of the song (16 bits y 44.1 kHz).
- The orchestral version of the song including backing vocals (16 bits 44.1 kHz).
- The orchestral version of the song without backing vocals (16 bits 44.1 kHz).
- Highlights of the song lyrics.
- The music sheets for the whole orchestra as it should be performed in the shows.
- MIDI file of the song.
- The full lyrics of the song.
- A picture of the singer if it’s the first time in the competition.
- Separate audio files of the song elements, including lead vocals, backing vocals, guitars, drums… (24 bits a 44.1 kHz).
Eugent Bushpepa represented Albania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 with the song ‘Mall’: