Malta wins Junior Eurovision 2015 song contest hosted in Sofia

Written by on November 22, 2015 in Bulgaria, Leisure - Comments Off on Malta wins Junior Eurovision 2015 song contest hosted in Sofia

Malta won the 2015 Junior Eurovision song contest, with 13-year-old Destiny Chukunyere voted into top spot with her song “Not My Soul”.

Hosted by Bulgaria at the Arena Armeec stadium in capital city Sofia, the song contest saw entries from 17 countries.

Voted into second spot was Armenia with MIKA’s number “Love” and in third place was Slovenia’s Lina Kuduzović with her song “Prva ljubezen”.

According to junioreurovision.tv, Malta’s victory is the country’s second in Junior Eurovision in only three years, and Malta’s win with 185 points is the highest point total in Junior Eurovision Song Contest history, beating the high-water mark set by Spain’s María Isabel in 2004.

The full results are as follows:

  1. 185 points – Malta
  2. 176 points – Armenia
  3. 112 points – Slovenia
  4. 105 points – Belarus
  5. 093 points – Albania
  6. 080 points – Russia
  7. 079 points – Serbia
  8. 064 points – Australia
  9. 062 points – Bulgaria
  10. 051 points – Georgia
  11. 038 points – Ukraine
  12. 036 points – Ireland
  13. 036 points – Montenegro
  14. 036 points – San Marino
  15. 035 points – The Netherlands
  16. 034 points – Italy
  17. 026 points – Macedonia

(Photo: EBU – Elena Volotova/Vladimir Dudakliev)

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