According to the official website of the Türkvizyon Song Contest, Albania is joining the Türkvizyon family this year. The flag of the country has been added on the list that was published on Turkvizyon.tv, the official website of the contest. With this confirmation, we have four debuting and twenty-four participating countries, as many countries as last year in Turkey. It is not known when the arist and the song from Albania will be determined.
Albania may not be the last debut from the Balkans, as Bulgarian singer İsmail Matev announced on his facebook page that he will take part in the contest as well.