Demi Galea and her upbeat performance of ‘Addicted To You’ on X Factor Malta – week 2

The second show of auditions on X Factor Malta was broadcast and a highlight was the upbeat performance by Demi Galea of Addicted To You by Avicii. Although the clip shown was only relatively short it gave a good impression of Demi and her vocals and enthusiasm. All the judges enjoyed her performance and she […]

Justine Shorfid gives outstanding audition in X Factor Malta – week 1

The new season of X Factor began in Malta, where the eventual winning act will go to Eurovision. ESC Covers thought the pick of the first auditions was by Justine Shorfid. Justine gave an outstanding performance of All I Want by Kodaline. She performed with a lot of power and emotion. Justine sailed through this […]

Ira Losco & Michela team up for hot new song ‘Cannonball’

Ira Losco feat. Michela have released a much anticipated brand new song and video clip together. The track is titled Cannonball. It is a high powerful and raucous pop/rock song packed with energy and fun and top vocals by the girls. Ira was a judge on X Factor in Malta where Michela won the competition and […]

Kayati release beautiful cover of ‘7 Rings’ by Ariana Grande

Kayati are back with a beautiful cover version of the number one smash hit by Ariana Grande, 7 Rings. They put their own unique soulful interpretation in to the track. Sisters, Fatima and Mabrouka, are Kayati and their voices blend together perfectly and they are versatile in the type of songs they perform. Kayati made it […]

Malta: Focus on Michela and ‘Chameleon’

  Michela released her long awaited Eurovision song for Malta, Chameleon, and the music video this week. Let us focus on Michela and her upbeat and quirky song and video. A lot of people were expecting a ballad and so it is a nice surprise (particularly in a Eurovision where there are a lot of […]

X Factor Malta: Franklin Calleja and Kayati eliminated from first live show

The X Factor Malta live shows began yesterday with 12 acts taking to the stage. Unfortunately, we had to say goodbye to two of those acts. Franklin Calleja (from the Overs category) and Kayati (from the Groups) were eliminated. The 10 acts remaining are – 4th Line Ben Purplle Kelsey Bellante Luke Chappell Michela Pace […]

Malta: X Factor finalists confirmed

The X Factor Malta finalists have finally been confirmed. The Judges Houses round of the competition has concluded and the four categories have the artists confirmed for the live shows that begin next week – Groups Xtreme Kayati 4th Line Girls Michela Pace Nicole Frendo Kelsey Bellante Boys Owen Leuellen Luke Chappell Norbert Bondin Overs […]

Malta: Check out Kayati and their X Factor audition

The X Factor auditions are well under way in Malta, where the eventual winners will represent them at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. ESC Covers will report more about the X Factor as the show develops. But we wanted to bring to the attention the unique girl duo, Kayati. Kayati are sisters Fatima and Mabrouka and […]

Nicole Hammett shines in X Factor Malta audition with outstanding performance of ‘No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)’

Nicole Hammett gave an outstanding audition in the X Factor Malta. She performed a wonderful version of No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) by Donna Summer & Barbra Streisand. All four judges thoroughly enjoyed her presentation. Even Ira Losco and Alexandra Alden were up dancing during her performance. The X Factor is being used in Malta to […]

Malta to choose the 2019 Eurovision act via X Factor

X Factor will come to Malta for the first time and the winning act will represent them at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. The X Factor Malta will be great way of discovering new talent but it is also a blow for the many talented songwriters and artists who compete in the annual Malta Eurovision […]