|Pre-Qualification Round 3|
Tell Your Story!
|Final||3 November 2014|
|Presenter(s)||Anbeta Toromani & Kledi Kadiu|
Each country awarded:|
12, 10, 8-4 points (participants)
12, 10, 8-3 points (non-participants)
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Pre-Qualification Round 3 (often abbreviated PQR3), was a pre-event held for the eleventh edition of the North Vision Song Contest. Eight countries were participating and three of them qualifed to the semi finals. Albania was chosen as the host country and the venue is the Pallati i Kongreseve in Tirana.
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Tirana or Tirane is the capital and largest city of Albania, became Albania’s capital city in 1920 and has a population of 321,546. Including suburbs, Tirana has 421,286 inhabitants. The city is host to many public institutions and public and private universities, and is the centre of the political, economic, and cultural life of the country.
The hosting submissions for the pre-qualification round started on 28 October and ended one day later, on 29 October. Four countries applied to host the event, less than the last event. Returning country, Morocco, applied to host the event with the as the venue. Slovakia, decided to join the bidding phase with the located in . FYR Macedonia decided to submit the in . Albania applied with .
The host was selected through a poll. After three days of voting, Albania was selected as the host of the event with 21 out of the 62 votes.
|Albania ( )||2,100|
|FYR Macedonia ( )||5,000|
|Morocco ( )||5,000|
|Slovakia ( )||5,000|
The third pre-qualification round had the same format as in the second edition; the five countries that ended in the bottom of the two semi-finals had to compete in the event. However, as Slovenia and Belgium failed to find a suitable act for the contest on time, there will be only eight countries competing. There will be only 3 qualifiers, making it a total of twenty one countries in each of the semi-finals of the North Vision Song Contest 11. Guests of the PQR 3 are the Italian singer Ada Reina, who will sing "Sulla Bomba" and Miriam Cani, performing "Shiu Im", the song that won the 5 Këngëtarë dhe 1 Fitues and will represent Albania in the North Vision Song Contest 11.
|01||Kazakhstan||Zhanar Dugalova||"Kim ushin?"||4||58|
|02||Cyprus||Mariada Pieridi||"Paizeis Dinata"||3||64|
|05||San Marino||Michele Bravi||"In Bilico"||8||44|
|06||Lebanon||Diana Haddad||"La Fiesta"||7||55|
|07||Latvia||Katrine Lukins||"Running to You"||5||56|
|08||Austria||Thirteen Days||"Across the Universe"||2||64|