For the second year in a row, Malta has chosen its representative through the popular talent show “The X-Factor”. The final of “The X-Factor Malta” took place on February 8 and Destiny Chukunyere was the big winner!
Young Destiny’s mentor throughout the talent show was Ira Losco, the country’s representative in 2002 (2nd place) and 2016 (12th place). During the show, Destiny performed some of the most popular songs in the world, such as Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” and The Lion King’s “He Lives In You”.
The young singer will represent Malta with “All of My Love”.
The creator’s team includes Cesar Shampson, (Austria in 2018) and Boris Milanov, who this year in addition to the Maltese song is also signing German and Bulgarian entries.
What is Destiny Chukunyere?
Destiny was born in 2002 in Birkkara, Malta. From a very young age she discovered her talent in music and soon began to participate in music competitions. In 2015, at the age of 13, she represented Malta at Junior Eurovision with “Not My Soul”. It won 1st place among seventeen entries, giving the country its second win in the competition. A year later she will be participating in Britain’s Got Talent where she will reach the semifinals. In 2019 she joined the vocals of the Maltese Mission, assisting Michela who won 14th place.