Malta catches Eurovision fever!

Tonight sees Malta kick off its Eurovision selection with the first semi-final of the Malta Eurovision Song Contest. There’s been a lot of hype around the contest, with TVM reportedly pulling out all the stops to ensure a spectacular show. 16 of the 24 songs will qualify to tomorrow’s Final. Below you can see all the entries vying to fly the Maltese flag in Baku, along with my favorites in bold:

01. Danica Muscat – Seven Days
02. J. Anvil – You Are My Life
03. Isabelle Zammit – Walk On Water
04. Francesca Borg – Take Me Far
05. Klinsmann – No Way Back 
06. Richard Edwards – Look At Me Now
07. Annalise Ellul – Whoop It Up 
08. Kurt Calleja – This Is The Night
09. Romina Mamo – DNA
10. Nadine Bartolo – Can’t Get Away
11. Lawrence Gray – In Your Eyes
12. Kaya – First Time
13. Claudia Faniello – Pure
14. Jessica Muscat – Dance Romance
15. Wayne Micallef – Time
16. Dorothy Bezzina – Autobiography 
17. Gianni Zammit – Petals On A Rose
18. Fabrizio Faniello – I Will Fight For You (Papa’s Song)
19. Janice Mangion – While Her Eyes Still Glow
20. Eleanor Cassar – I Want To Run Away 
21. Corazon – Mystifying Eyes 
22. Deborah C feat. Leila James – You Make Me Go Uh Uh
23. Anna Azzopardi – Still Waiting
24. Amber – Anwser With Your Eyes

No doubt I shall acquire some new favorites after watching the live performances, but for now, these are the ones I’m supporting. The show starts at 20:30CET (in just a scant 5 minutes) and you can watch the live webcast here.