During IAN FOWELL’s recent visit to YEREVAN for the 2022 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, he met up with DARKO DIMITROV, one of the top composers from the Balkan region. He was involved in the production of the 2022 Junior Eurovision entry from North Macedonia. Continue reading DARKO DIMITROV, SUCCESSFUL COMPOSER FROM NORTH MACEDONIA
Barbara Popović has released her new song entitled Ne Odustajem (We will not give up). It is a charming ballad with beautiful instrumentation and arrangement.
A recent release from Albania to listen to is I’ll Give You My Heart by Arilena Ara. It is a powerful and upbeat song with a strong production. The song is composed by Darko Dimitrov and lyrics are by Arnita Beqiraj.
Darko Dimitrov is a prolific songwriter and producer and has also been responsible writing or producing several Eurovision songs such as Ninanajna (Elena Risteska – 2006 ESC FYR Macedonia); Pred da se razdeni (Esma Redžepova & Vlatko Lozanoski – 2013 ESC FYR Macedonia); To The Sky (Tijana – 2014 ESC FYR Macedonia); I’m Alive by (Elhaida Dani – 2015 ESC Albania); Lost And Found (Eye Cue – 2018 ESC FYR Macedonia) and Nova deca (Sanja Ilić & Balkanika – 2018 ESC Serbia).
Arilena Ara is a popular singer in Albania and took part in the X Factor Albania in 2012-13 season. She has had several hit songs and videos.
Watch the video of I’ll Give You My Heart below.
Source: ESC Covers
Anja Veterova recently performed in the Skopje Fest in FYR Macedonia. She performed Bez tebe (Without you). Anja gave a polished and mature performance with a strong backing by the MTV orchestra conducted by Ljupco Mirkovski.
Bez tebe is composed by Darko Dimitrov (who has been involved in writing and production of some songs for Eurovision for FYR Macedonia and Albania) and Elena Risteska (who represented FYR Macedonia at the 2006 Eurovision Song Contest with Ninanajna).
Anja represented FYR Macedonia at the 2010 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Eooo, Eooo. She is fastly maturing in to a top recording artist and performer.
You can see Anja perform Bez tebe below.