#71: Sticks Nix FiK Picks

An eagle with its beak open Albania's Festivali i Këngës generated controversy over the holidays with its selection process and ultimate winner.

We’re barely a week into 2020 and we already have Eurovision drama up to our ears (HI ALBANIA!). We get caught up on the news from over the holidays in this episode.

Episode Summary

  • Albania’s Fesitvali i Këngës chooses Arilena Ara’s “Shaj” (1:51)
  • Georgia Idol chooses Tornike Kiniapi (13:34)
  • Australia Decides fills its roster (16:39)
  • Selection process news: Italy, Netherlands, North Macedonia (23:07)
  • ESC 250 Results (25:42)
  • Coming up this week: Ukraine artists, Norway’s Melodi Grand Prix, Lithuania’s Marathon (30:34)



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