Malta continued their participation in the Eurovision Song Contest, entering the Eurovision Song Contest 1992 in Malmö, Sweden. The Maltese entry was Mary Spiteri with the song " Little Child", which came third at Eurovision, receiving 123 points.
National final [ edit ]
The Maltese broadcaster,
Public Broadcasting Services (PBS), held a national final, Malta Song for Europe 1992, to select their entry for Malta. The contest was held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre in Valletta on 14 March, hosted by Charles Saliba and Anna Bonanno. Ten songs competed, sung in both Maltese and English. The winner was decided through an expert jury, with only the top three songs announced.
The winner was "
Little Child" ("Tfajjel Ckejken"), sung by Mary Spiteri and composed by Georgina Abela and Raymond Mahoney.
Malta Song for Europe 1992 - 14 March 1992
"Don't Leave Without Me"
"Sunshine and rainbows"
"Don't Throw Our Love Away"
"Jekk L-Eku Ta' Dal-Kliem"
"Garden of Dreams"
Mary Spiteri "
Tfajjel Ckejken" "
At Eurovision [ edit ]
"Little Child", this time solely in English, was performed 10th on the night of the contest, following
Cyprus and preceding Iceland. Spiteri came 3rd in the contest with 123 points, receiving 4 12 points, more than the eventual winner Ireland. This was also Malta's best showing at the contest so far.
See also [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
in the Eurovision Song Contest
(Note: Entries scored out are when Malta did not compete)