Albania already chose their participant for Eurovision 2015 song contest on December 28, 2014.
And after an exciting night of entertainment, a jury decided that Elhaida Dani will represent the country in Vienna with her song Diell!
Elhaida Dani will represent Albania with her emotional ballad Diell. It was composed by Aldo Shllaku, with the lyrics written by Viola Trebicka and Sokol Marsi.
Elhaida Dani was born on February 17, 1993 in the Northern Albanian city of Shkodër. Her path of fame started in 2008, when she participated in the Kënga Magjike festival. One year later she won the Star Akademi talent show, followed by her victory in Top Fest in 2012.
In the same year she auditioned for The Voice of Italy, which she ended up winning with a whopping 71% of votes in May 2013. Later she released her first single Baciami e Basta with Universal Music in Italy.
About Eurovision 2015 Song contest
The Eurovision Song Contest 2015 will be the 60th edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest. The contest will take place in Vienna, Austria, following Conchita Wurst's victory in the 2014 edition with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix". This will be the second time that Austria will host the contest after holding its 1967 edition also in Vienna. The contest will consist of two semi-finals which will take place on 19 and 21 May, and a final on 23 May 2015. The shows will be presented by Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler and Arabella Kiesbauer. Thirty-nine countries will participate in the contest, with Cyprus, the Czech Republic, and Serbia returning, while Ukraine announced their withdrawal due to financial and political reasons.