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Malta: PBS confirms participation in Eurovision 2017

For the 30th time Malta will compete in Eurovision Song Contest. The national Maltese broadcaster has confirmed Malta's participation in Eurovision 2017

The national broadcaster (PBS) has confirmed that Malta will be in Eurovision 2017 in Ukraine.

We are looking forward for other news regarding on how Malta will decide the representative for Eurovision 2017 in Ukraine in May. For the 2016-contest Malta had a national selection with 14 songs competing in the final. The winner (Ira Losco) was decided by five judges and public televoting (which counted as a sixth judge).

Ira Losco won the Maltese selection in 2016 with the song "Chameleon" but the song was later changed to "Walk on Water". It finished 12th in Eurovision Song Contest 2016.

Malta in Eurovision Song Contest

Malta 2016: Ira Losco - "Walk on Water"

Malta debuted in Eurovision in 1971. Malta's best results in Eurovision were in 2002 and 2005 by Ira Losco who performed "7th Wonder" and Chiara who performed "Angel" respectively.

About the author: Neville Spiteri (Malta)
Neville is our correspondent from Malta. He has been following Eurovision since 1999, and has Hero by Charlotte Perrelli as his favorite ESC song

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