Last night Malta staged the first of their live shows in order to get one step closer to crowning the act and song that will represent them in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. Twenty songs were in contention and each performer took to the MESC stage in the hope of getting chosen. Six of these acts were eliminated from the contest, while the other 14 continue on, and will perform in tonight’s final. Read on to find out the results.
The six acts that were eliminated following the results of the Semi Final show were:
Domenique Azzopardi- Empty Hearted
Danica Muscat- Frontline
Dario Mifsud Bonnici- I Love You
Stefan Galea- Light Up My Life
Sarah Crystal- Right Here With You Ira Losco- That’s Why I Love You
Although Ira Losco’s ‘That’s Why I Love You’ was eliminated, she remains to compete in the contest with her second song ‘Chameleon’. Also still in contention is winner of our readers’ poll Jasmine Abela with her song ‘Alive’ and bookies’ favourite to win Maxine Pace with ‘Young Love’. The full list of qualifying songs is below. Do you have a favourite? Let us know by leaving a comment!
Jasmine Abela- Alive
Deborah C- All Around The World
Ira Losco- Chameleon (Invincible)
Corazon- Falling Glass
Dominic- Fire Burn
Raquel Galdes- Flashing Lights
Christabelle Borg- Kingdom
Kimberley Cortis- Lighthouse
Franklin Calleja- Little Love
Jessika- The Flame
Daniel Testa- Under The Sun
Maxine Pace- Young Love
Laurence Gray- You’re Beautiful
Tune into the final tonight from 8.45pm CET. Watch the show here.