Tonight was the semi final of X Factor Malta and we now know who will be in next weeks final! The acts through to the grand final are –
- Michela Pace
- Nicole Frendo
- Owen Leuellen
The 8 Semi finalists all initially performed a song from the “Movie Theme”, details below –
- Owen – “Gangsta’s Paradise” – SAFE
- Ben Purplle – “Oh Pretty Women” – ELIMINATED – 7th Place
- Nicole Frendo – “Skyfall” – SAFE
- Norbert – “Never Enough” – SAFE
- Michela Pace – “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” – SAFE
- Luke Chappell – “Heathens” – SAFE
- Kelsey Bellante – “Pray for Me” – ELIMINATED – 8th Place
- Petra – “We Don’t Need Another Hero” – SAFE
The Top 6 then all returned to the stage to perform one after the other a second song in the hope of getting the viewers votes. Following this it was revealed that Norbert received the fewest votes and finished in 6th position.
The top 3 were revealed in a random order with Michela, Nicole and Petra grabbing the first 3 positions in the final next weekend. It was then down to the judges to decide between Owen and Luke who would get the final spot, it was taken to deadlock with a judges split decision and revealed that Owen had received more votes than Luke in the public vote and so he would join the girls in the final next Saturday.