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Malta: Destiny's song for Eurovision 2021 released – Listen to "Je Me Casse"

Destiny will represent Malta at Eurovision Song Contest 2021 with her song "Je Me Casse". Listen to the song here

The Maltese artist for Eurovision 2020 was selected through the Maltese edition of X Factor, where Destiny won the right to represent Malta at Eurovision Song Contest 2020. After an internal song choice selection, "All Of My Love" was the Maltese song before the cancellation due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Maltese broadcaster PBS later confirmed that Destiny will represent Malta at Eurovision Song Contest 2021 instead, with an internal song chosen.

Now Destiny's song for Eurovision 2021 has been released: "Je Me Casse"

Malta 2021: Destiny - "Je Me Casse"

Je Me Casse is written by Malin Christin, Amanuel Dermont, Nicklas Eklund and Pete Barringer.

Destiny

From a young age, Destiny Chukunyere participated in singing competitions, where she succeeded triumphantly and was frequently referred to as a child prodigy.

In 2015, Destiny was selected to represent Malta in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Bulgaria where she ended up winning with a record of 185 points. As she grew older, her soulful voice developed even further making her the powerhouse she is today. She has been compared to legends such as Aretha Franklin, who happens to be one of Destiny’s music idols.

Her most recent international success included singing in front of music mogul Simon Cowell when she auditioned for Britain’s Got Talent. Destiny secured her spot at the live shows out of thousands of applicants and gave viewers a taste of the magic behind her voice. At home, she won the X Factor Malta Season 2. Destiny keeps striving to better herself and is very focused on her music. Her journey is a testament that she is destined for great things.

Malta in Eurovision Song Contest

Malta 2002: Ira Losco - "7th Wonder"

Malta debuted in Eurovision back in 1971 and has been in the contest 32 times since – without a victory. Best result is two runner-up's in 2002 (Ira Losco - "7th Wonder") and 2005 (Chiara - "Angel"). The worst results are the first two years, 1971 and 1972, where they finished last.

Malta 2002: Ira Losco - "7th Wonder"

Since the introduction of Semi-finals in 2004 Malta qualified for the Grand Final 9 out of 16 times.

About the author: Steven Spiteri (Malta)

Steven has been a huge Eurovision fan since 1995. He comes from a small town called Birkirkara located in Malta and graduated in Business & Administration. Steven follows all the national finals and Eurovision Song Contests every year especially Melodifestivalen and Eesti Laul. He has an endless list of favorites but the all time favorite entry would be Italy's 2016 entry "Nessun grado di separazione" by Francesca Michielin whilst Lisbon 2018 is his favorite Eurovision edition.



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