Kalush Orchestra and Gala Dragot are confirmed as guests of the Festivali i Këngës 61, being interval acts in the contest that elects the Albanian representative at the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) 2023.
According to the Facebook page Eurovision Albania, Kalush Orchestra will be a strong name among the guests. The band won ESC 2022 for Ukraine with the song Stefania. As for Gala Dragot, she is a winner of the Voice Kids in Belgium and participates in that country’s selection for next year’s ESC.
Festivali i Këngës will have 26 competing songs. It will take place from December 19th to December 22nd. The winner will be selected only by the public, with the jury awarding various prizes.