2017 Announcements Breaking News Latest News Malta Malta: Claudia Faniello wins the Malta Eurovision Song Contest By Fernando Mercieca Posted on February 18, 2017 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr The 30th representative for Malta in the Eurovision Song Contest is Claudia Faniello with Breathlessly who won the contest with 4,996 votes . Janice Mangion (Kewkba) reached the 2nd place with 4,544 votes while Kevin Borg (Follow) reached the 3rd place with 2,502 votes It was a lovely show indeed. The opening part represented 16 Eurovision Songs which represented Malta in these past 40 years with most of the artists being in the present in the hall. Ira Losco, who was last year’s representative for Malta presented her latest release We are the soldiers, while Christina Magrin, whom was last year’s representative for Malta this time for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest also gave a live performance. Unlike last year, PBS has already made it clear that the song wouldn’t change. What do you think about the winner? In the meantime, join us on our Forum HERE to continue the conversation. Thousands of Eurovision fans are awaiting your opinions and thoughts.