RTSH has revealed their plans for the upcoming edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The country will take part in the competition for the fourth time in a row using Junior Fest as the selection method of the Albanian entry. The junior version of Festivali i Këngës was launched in 2017 and has become a tradition since then.
The Albanian broadcaster has started showing a TV advert where they unveil a few details of Junior Fest 2019. RTSH will accept applications for the national final from September 2 – 4. Candidates will be able to submit their works at Radio Tirana or on the official website rtsh.al. The winner will be selected from a gala concert that will take place in Tirana. Further details will be revealed in due course.
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RTSH organizon përzgjedhjen e këngës përfaqsuese në Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 i cili do mbahet në Poloni më datë 24 Nëntor, ftojmë të gjithë krijuesit të bëhen pjesë e kësaj ngjarje muzikore, materialet pranohen në datat 2-3-4 Shtator pranë RadioTiranës ose Online në rtsh.al #eurovision #junior #joinus
Efi Gjika won Junior Fest 2018 and represented Albania at Junior Eurovision in Minsk with the song ‘Barbie’; she finished 17th.
The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 will take place on 24 November in Gliwice Silesia, Poland, under the motto #shareTheJOY.
Source : Eurovision Albania/RTSH