Rona Nishliu won the 50th Festivali I Këngës with the song Suus.
The song is the Eurovision entry for the contest in Baku and Rona scored the best result for Albania ever. The first entry in 2004 ended 7th.
The song was written by Florent Boshnjaku and Rona Nishliu herself.
Rona Nishliu is from Kosovo and is the first Kosovan singer to win the FIK.
Suus is Latin for It Is.
50 x Festivali I Këngës
In good tradition Albania picked their Eurovision entry in December through the Festivali I Këngës, in short: FIK.
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On the 28th there wasa special night celebrating the festivals history
Albania has entered Eurovision eight times. Best place was 7th in their debut year 2004 with Anjezá Shahini's The Image Of You. Albania was in the Eurovision final five times.
Read all about Albania's recent Eurovision entries:
2011 - Aurela Gaçe
2010 - Juliana Pasha
2009 - Kejsi Tola