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Barbara releases official audio of ‘Vo Srceto’ from 2019 Makfest competition

Barbara @instagram/barbarapopovic
Barbara @instagram/barbarapopovic

Barbara has released her new song taken from the 2019 Makfest competition in North Macedonia. It is entitled Vo Srceto  (In heart).

Vo Srceto is a delightful mid-tempo pop ballad sung beautifully by Barbara. The music and producer is Robert Bilbilov and the lyrics are by Barbara and Ksenija Nikolova.

Barbara Popović represented FYR Macedonia at the 2013 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Ohrid i Muzika.

Barbara has continued to mature in to a popular and respected singer.

You can hear Vo Srceto below.

Source: ESC Covers

North Macedonia: Martija releases lyrics video for ‘Vozbuda i Ljubov’ from 2019 Makfest

Martija @trendseteri.com
Martija @trendseteri.com

Martija has released a lyrics video for her 2019 Makfest song, Vozbuda i Ljubov (Excitement and love). The song is very contemporary with a strong production and upbeat and feelgood vibe.

Vozbuda i Ljubov is composed by Aleksandar Masevski (who wrote Martija’s classy song at the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest for FYR Macedonia, Love Will Lead The Way).

The lyrics video is by Bojan Stojkovski.

Martija Stanojković continues to impress with her music and performances.

We hope to bring you a video of Martija’s performance of Vozbuda i Ljubov at Makfest very soon. In the meantime check out the lyrics music video below.

Source: ESC Covers

Magdalena Aleksovska wins a place to the finals of Europe Cup for Performers 2020

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Magdalena Aleksovska has had success by winning a place in the Europe Cup for Performers 2020 finals to be held in Malta in April next year.

Magdalena (also known as Maggie) battled through tough auditions in the Young category from the semi-finals in Sofia, Bulgaria and the final in Milan, Italy.

With this success Maggie has made it possible for North Macedonia to take part in this cup competition next year and the future. The competition could possibly lead to even bigger opportunities such as achieving contacts in the world of Broadway musicals.

Maggie also recently took part in the Annie musical show in North Macedonia where she played the part of Miss Hannigan. You can see the show below.

It was in 2015 that Ivana Petkovska & Magdalena Aleksovska represented North Macedonia (then FYR Macedonia) at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the song Pletenka – Braid of Love.

You can see Maggie perform I’m The Greatest Star by Barbra Streisand from Funny Girl below. Maggie looks confident on the stage with her strong stage presence and vocals.

Source: ESC Covers

Mina Blažev releases brand new song ‘Confusion’

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Mina Blažev returns with a brand new track and music video for Confusion. The song is the English version of a song that Mina will perform at the forthcoming 2019 Makfest competition in North Macedonia.

Confusion is a contemporary and soulful song with a strong production and beautifully sung by the ever evolving and charming Mina. The song is composed and arranged by Robert Bilbilov.

The video clip of Confusion is beautifully filmed in black and white and directed and produced by Zoran Zonde Stojanovski.

Mina represented North Macedonia at the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the upbeat Dancing Through Life.

ESC Covers will bring you more about Mina’s appearance at the 2019 Makfest in due course.

You can see the music video for Confusion below.

Source: ESC Covers – photos@Just RB Production

Watch the music video for Eye Cue and their song Dancin’

Eye Cue - Dancin'
Eye Cue – Dancin’

Eye Cue have released their new single and music video for the song Dancin’. It is a radio friendly and upbeat song composed and produced by Bojan Trajkovski.

The official video clip is by James Gallant.

Eye Cue are Bojan Trajkovski  and Marija Ivanovska. They represented North Macedonia (then FYR Macedonia) at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest with Lost and Found.

Eye Cue will be the special guests at the Eurovision Preview Party in Perth, Australia on 27 April.

Dancin’ is available to purchase and stream from most digital outlets.

You can see the official video for Dancin’ below.

Source: ESC Covers; YouTube/EyeCueOfficial

Listen to the unique sound of Duo Voche

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Duo Voche are a charming and unique twosome who perform a unique and variety of music and violin arrangements at events such as concerts, important ceremonies and cocktail parties.

Enalda Shehu and  Arbëreshë Ademi are Duo Voche. Enalda is from Albania and  Arbëreshë is from Kosovo. Their shows include different styles of music from pop, rock, classical and old Albanian music.

The girls recently appeared on Televizioni Koha – Tetovë, FYR Macedonia, where they were interviewed and talked about their music and showed videos of concerts they performed at. Due Voche also performed in the studio.

Check out Duo Voche at Televizioni Koha – Tetovë below.

Source: ESC Covers

Tamara Todevska will represent FYR Macedonia at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

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Tamara Todevska {copyright@stoilkovski.bojan}

Tamara Todevska has been chosen to represent FYR Macedonia at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in May in Israel.

Tamara is no stranger to the Eurovision stage. First in 2004 she was a backing singer to the much respected, and sadly, late Toše Proeski, with his song Life. In 2008 she was part of the trio Tamara, Vrčak, Adrijan with the song Let Me Love You. Also, in 2014 she was a backing singer for her sister, Tijana, with the song To The Sky.

Tamara is a popular vocalist in FYR Macedonia and the Balkans and has released a couple of successful albums.

The song for Tamara will be revealed at a later date.

Let us take a look at Tamara below with her 2008 Eurovision group song and also one of her music videos, Teško bez tebe.

Source: ESC Covers; Eurovision.tv

Listen to Marija Spasovska cover ‘Hallelujah’


Marija Spasovska has covered Hallelujah to celebrate the New Year. She does a great job of the Leonard Cohen and also big number one hit in the United Kingdom for Alexandra Burke. Her vocals are crystal clear.

Marija recently represented FYR Macedonia at the 2018 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the emotional Doma.

You can see Marija perform Hallelujah below and also let us see her amazing performance of Doma in Minsk.

Source: ESC Covers; YouTube/Marija Spasovska

DaCapo Band perform ‘Luda po tebe’ on festive show


The DaCapo Band performed the song Luda po tebe (Crazy for you) on a show for the festive season in FYR Macedonia.

Luda po tebe was originally performed by Kamelia.

The DaCapo Band have been popular for some years and perform and cover Macedonian songs and foreign hits too.

The new female vocalist is the talented Ljupka Arsovska.

Check out the performance of Luda po tebe below.

Source: ESC Covers

Barbara returns with two new music video releases (including one duet with Aleksandar Tarabunov)

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Barbara has been a busy girl with the release of, not one, but two music video clips. She has released a video for her song from the 2018 Makfest, Ne si ti kriv (It’s not your fault). Also, there is a video release for Aleksandar Tarabunov feat. Barbara entitled Izbrisi gi ti solzite (Get rid of them).

Ne si ti kriv is a cool and contemporary track with a strong production. It is composed by Jovan Jovanov and Elvir Mekic with the production and arrangement by Ivan Jovanov Iwayo. The music video was directed by Zoran Zonde Stojanovski.

The duet with Aleksandar Tarabunov, Izbrisi gi ti solzite,  is a beautiful mid-tempo track, where Barbara and Alexsandar’s voices blend perfectly. The lyrics are by Elena Risteska, who represented FYR Macedonia at the 2006 Eurovision Song Contest. The music and production are by Robert Bilbilov and JustRBProduction. The video is directed by Zoran Stojanovski -Zonde.

Barbara Popović represented FYR Macedonia at the 2013 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Ohrid i Muzika.

You can see the music videos for Ne si ti kriv and Izbrisi gi ti solzite can be seen below.

Source: ESC Covers; Global Music Record; JustRBProduction