Malta: The six Groups that qualified to the Judges’ Houses round on X-Factor Malta
This year X Factor Malta is the successor of Malta Eurovision Song Contest (MESC) as the format for selecting the country’s Eurovision 2019 entry. This Sunday night the show reached to the last round of the Chair Challenge stage with the Group’s category and the last six spots for the Judge’s Houses phase.
The Chair Challenge Round
After the bootcamp Each group was assigned to a judge as its mentor for the rest of the show . From each goup 6 acts will secure a spot in the next round of Judge’s Houses . The previous two Sunday evening we watched the girls’ , boys’ and the Overs’ teams going through the Chair Challenge and a total of six acts from each group proceeding to the next stage of Judges’ Houses.
This Sunday night it was time for the Groups to impress their coach , Alexandra Alden, in order to win one of the six chairs that lead to the Judges’ Houses round. A total of 10 groups got on stage and performed songs of their choice. The 1o groups were: Kayati, Clelis, 4th Line (Anthea Bezzina, Nicole Falzon, Milena Bianco, Miriana Conte), Extreme (Nicole Azzopardi, Elishia Semaan, Martha Micallef Attard, Lindsay Pace), Systm 12 (Kyle Cutajar, Dario Mifsud Bonnici, Josef Tabone), Sudden Crown, Horizon, Lorelai, Prism, Radiate
However only six of them got the ticket to the next round. Take a look at who they are and their impressive performances:
Kayati – Say Something (A Great Big World)
Horizon- Don’t you worry child (Swedish house Mafia)
Xtreme- Secret Love Song (Little Mix)
Prism- Clashing Highs (Alma)
4th Line- Free your mind (En Vogue)
Systm12- Youngblood (5 Seconds of Summer)
This last 6 spots were filled with the six groups completing the Chair Challenge phase of the show. In the next two episodes we move to Judges’ Houses, where we will see 3 acts from the four teams making it to the live shows. Therefore a total of 12 acts will reach the live shows and compete for the golden ticket that leads to Tel Aviv and Eurovision 2019.
Have you so far found your favorite among the x-factor acts for Eurovision 2019? Stay tuned on the INFE Network for more news on X-factor Malta and the Maltese national selection.