Malta will continue its search for the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest tonight with the third semi final being aired. Another seven acts will compete to be one of the 20 acts which are going to reach in the national final.
Seven songs will be presented tonight. Out of the total of 56 songs in the eight semi finals, an expert jury will select 15 songs for the national final on 7th February while another five songs will be chosen by televoting. Valerie Vella will host the show, whichstarts at 21:15 CET and will be broadcast on TVM.
Composer/Lyricist in brackets.
- Trilogy – The song in your heart(Paul Abela, Joe Julian Farrugia)
- Dorothy Bezzina – Mozart revives (Chan Vella, Alexia Schembri)
- Derrick Schembri & Yanika Fava – For a moment (Philip Vella, Rita Pace)
- Jo Zette– I'm me(Steve Compagno, Noel Zammit)
- Evita Magri – Sexy girls (Philip Vella, Melchiore Magri)
- Christian Arding – This ain't a love song (Trevor Fenech, Claudia Faniello)
- Gloriana Arpa Belli – Love was made of clay (Renato Briffa, Doris Chetcuti)
Morena represented Malta in the second semi final in Belgrade, where she finished 14th with Vodka. The country will take part in one of the semi finals in the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest in Moscow.