Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2018
Applications were issued and a total of 129 applications were submitted by prospective participants in the Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2017. After the elimination was held the organisers, PBS, announced the 30 song titles which made it to the first phase on Friday 15 September, 2017. The list of the 30 songs shortlisted is shown hereunder:
The Public Broadcasting Services organizer of the [[Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2018) on Friday 15 September, 2017, announced the first preliminary list of the 30 songs selected in the first phase, possibly, to compete in next year’s Malta Eurovision Song Contest.
The preliminary list was compiled following the adjudication of 129 songs which were presented to participate in this most prestigious festival.
The selected songs list is now being published by tvm.com.mt. The next phase is the adjudication of these songs for the selection of the 16 finalist songs which will compete in the festival next February when the Maltese song will be chosen for the Eurovision.
Maltese Eurovision Songs Contest - Preliminary Round
Here are the 30 songs who passed from the Preliminary Round:-
|01||Casablanca Love||Abire Sekkaki|
|02||Dai Laga||Aidan Cassar (Aidan)|
|03||See You||Aidan Cassar (Aidan)|
|04||We Can Run||Avenue Sky|
|05||Heart Of Gold||Brooke Borg|
|08||One Step At A Time||Danica Muscat|
|09||Turn It Up||Deborah C|
|10||Human||Deborah C & Josef Tabone|
|11||Picture I Draw||Dominic Cini|
|12||Back To Life||Eleanor Cassar|
|13||Good Times||Ishmael Grech|
|15||Super Woman||Kelsey Bellante|
|16||Great Adventure||Kevin Paul Calleja|
|18||You Will Find Me||Kurt Anthony Cassar|
|19||Love Renegade||Lawrence Gray|
|21||Call 2morrow||Matthew Caruana|
|22||Breaking Point||Mikhail Attard & Cherylis Camilleri|
|24||Mixed Feelings||Nicole Azzopardi|
|26||In My Mind||Raquel Galdes|
|27||Beyond Blue Horizons||Rhiannon Micallef|
|28||Song For Dad||Richard Edwards, Joe Micallef|
|30||First Time||Tiziana Calleja|
Announced the 16 finalist songs for Eurovision 2018
The Public Broadcasting Services on Wednesday 11 October, 2017 announced the 16th song for Malta Eurovision Song Contest final. The songs made while meeting the 30th back and well that were selected for the preliminary phase.
The songs were chosen after 3 days of hearings audiotions in front of 7 foreign jury members who chose these 16 finalisti singers.
The final when they will choose the winning song to represent Malta in the Eurovision festival in Portugal will be held in February.
The 16 finalist songs are as follows: