In tonight’s semifinal of the Malta Eurovision Song Contest, a three-hour broadcast from Malta Shipbuilding saw twenty acts whittled down to a mere fourteen to contend tomorrow’s final. For a full coverage of the show as it happened, view our blog here. The qualifiers from this generally unimpressive quality semifinal were announced in no particular order.
The list below shows the order of performance in the semifinal this evening, with those songs eliminated struck through. The final will take place at 20:45cet on Saturday evening with an alleged finish time of 23:30.
Lyndsay Pace – Home Iona Dalli – Could Have Been Me
- Franklin – Still Here
- Christabelle – Rush
- Jessika – Fandango
- Chris Grech – Closed Doors
- Karen Debattista – 12, Baker Street
- Daniel Testa – Something In The Way
- Glen Vella – Breakaway
Raquel – Stop Haunting Me Domenique – Take Me As I Am
- Lawrence Grey – The One That You Love
- Deborah C – It’s Ok
Danica Muscat – Close Your Eyes Corazon – Secretly
- L-Ahwa – Beautiful To Me
- Amber – Warrior
- Trilogy – Chasing A Dream
- Dominik – Once In A While
- Ekklesia Sisters – Love & Let Go
A smiley but nervous wait for Trilogy in the green room before their qualification was announced.