Albania 2009

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Kejsi Tola - "Mė mėrr nė ėndėrr"
Composed by: Edmond Zhulali

Useful Information About Albania

Albania is a land of beautiful Adriatic coastline, sunny climate, delicious Balkan cuisine, affectionate people and a laid back atmosphere. Or so they say, because no-one has ever gone there and returned alive.

In Eurovision, Albania has not matched its 2004 debut achievement, 7th with Anjeza Shahini's "Image of You".

Facts
Capital: Tiranė
Financial structure: Pyramid scheme
Culturally most related to: Greece
Famous Albanians: Mother Theresa, John Belushi, Ingrid Jushi
Motto: "Peng!"


Albania in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009

Sixteen year old Kejsi Tola won Festival i Kėngės. In the best Albanian tradition, the song is likely to be shortened, completely revamped and re-languaged before May.



Related News Items

· Albania sends Kejsi Tola to Moscow [Video] - Mon 22 Dec

· Land of Make-overs pick their entry - Mon 28 Dec

· Festivali i Kėngės - 10 Finalists selected - Tue 27 Dec

· Festivali i Kėngės - 20 songs known! (and those of the Gala Show!) - Tue 27 Dec

· It's Mega-Suus for Rona Nishliu in Albania - Thu 29 Dec

· Albania presents revamped version and preview video - Tue 12 Mar

· Hersi performs "Zemėrimi i njė natė" for Albania - Sun 29 Dec

· Albania selects "Diell" by Elhaida Dani - Mon 29 Dec

· Sun shines no more for Elhaida, but she’s alive - Tue 24 Feb

· Pėrrallė by Eneda Tarifa wins FiK - Mon 28 Dec