The official music video for the revamped version of “Chasing Sunsets”, the Maltese entry for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020, has been released.
The video was released on the official TVM Youtube account today. The idea for the music video came from Gordon Bonello, Andrew Scicluna and Chanel herself. It features landmarks from around Malta and also references the current Covid-19 pandemic. It will also serve as the background graphics during Chanel’s performance at Junior Euroivsion itself.
Who is Chanel Monseigneur?
Chanel Monseigneur is a nine-year-old singer from Mosta in the Northern Region of Malta. She began singing at the age of six and recently began piano lessons. She began competing in international singing competitions in 2018, where she won the Music Talent League in Lithuania and has since won the Talent World Contest in Italy and the Riga Symphony competition in Latvia.
Image Source: PBS / Source: PBS
Malta in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest
Malta debuted in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2003 and has gone on to win the contest twice. In 2013 on their return to the competition in Kyiv, Gaia Cauchi won the competition with “The Start”, she was the first winner of a Eurovision event for Malta. In 2015 Destiny Chukunyere took victory in Sofia, Bulgaria with the song “Not My Soul”. Malta finished last at the 2005 contest in Belgium with the song “Make It Right” performed by Thea & Friends.