Gianluca Bezzina

Gianluca Bezzina
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Gianluca during a Eurovision 2013 press conference
Background information
Born(1989-11-09) 9 November 1989 (age 27)
Qrendi, Malta
Occupation(s)Doctor, Singer
Associated actsFunk Initiative


Gianluca Bezzina (given birth to 9 November 1989) is a Maltese physician and part-time singer who represented Malta in the Eurovision Track Competition 2013 in Malmö, Sweden.

Gianluca Bezzina was created in 1989 in Qrendi, Malta. He's the 3rd of seven siblings. He originates from an extremely musical family members. His sister Dorothy Bezzina was also a participant in the 2013 Malta Eurovision Music Contest "Bezzina-bezzina/ BEGINNING WITH THE FINISH". She actually is a very well-known singer at wedding ceremonies in Malta. People of his family members sang the music "Tomorrow" on TVM (Malta). In 1989, his maternal aunt, Mary Anne Zammit, began publishing many audio cassettes of regional tracks in Maltese with styles dedicated to kids and the family members. These songs had been extremely popular. Gianluca's maternal grandfather, the past due Gaetano Buttigieg of Marsa, Malta, better referred to as Gaetano Kanta, was also an extremely well-known shape in Malta. He was among the pioneers in the usage of the Maltese Language in pop music. In the fifties, sixties and seventies Gaetano released Maltese lyrics modified to worldwide pop songs.


Bezzina started his music career by learning the piano accordion in age seven, even though simultaneously developing his performing skills using the Malta Children's Choir. His grandfather Gaetano, usually motivated Gianluca in his performing profession,. Gianluca was also deeply affected by Roman Catholic youngsters businesses which he still frequents frequently, especially the Youngsters Fellowship, where spiritual musical actions and festivities are held.Bezzina was leading guy of Funk Effort, and offers released 3 singles, including "The Liberators," and "Paris," which were played on community radio stations and also have even topped the neighborhood graphs. On 19 June 2014 Funk Effort were announced the winners of Isle Of MTV Fight Of The Rings Competition plus they opened up the Isle of MTV concert kept around the Granaries in Floriana on 25 July 2014. They'll be carrying out their monitor. Gianluca is among the three doctors developing part of the band. The additional users are two technicians and an accounts instructor.Bezzina that has been practising like a physician since July 2012, as well as Ira Losco and Moira Delia presented the semi-finals and finals from the Malta Eurovision Track Competition 2014 held on 7 and 8 Feb 2014. Bezzina and Losco sang two duets, "Sense Great" and "Allow Her Proceed".On 19 March 2014 Gianluca took component in a magnificent show held in the Teatru Salesjan in Sliema. The display, created and directed by his sister Dorothy Bezzina, was a tribute to Gianluca's grandfather, Gaetano, around the tenth wedding anniversary of his demise. Gianluca, as well as other members of the closely knit and incredibly talented family members, sang 24 tunes, all in Maltese, most of them cover variations of popular worldwide tunes. The lyrics of most these songs had been compiled by their grandfather, "Nannu" Gaetano.On 3 Oct 2014 Gianluca, as well as four of his sisters, qualified for the semi-final of Malta in the Eurovision Track Contest 2015, using the track "Beautiful IF YOU ASK ME". They may be singing as an organization known as "L-Aħwa", the Maltese term for siblings.

Eurovision Song Contest 2013

Bezzina won the Maltese country wide last to represent Malta in the Eurovision Music Competition 2013 in Malmö, Sweden using the music "Tomorrow." The truth is, he participated in the Malta nationwide music contest simply for fun. It had been his first involvement. After he received the competition, Gianluca mentioned that he was extremely amazed that he received the contest.Bezzina took 4th put in place the Eurovision Music Competition Semi-Final on Thursday night 16 Might 2013 with 118 factors. This certified Bezzina for the ultimate on Sunday 18 May 2013. In the ultimate, Bezzina completed in 8th place with a complete rating of 120. The Maltese access received factors from 22 from the 38 voting countries.When Gianluca arrived back Malta on Weekend 19 May 2013 he was presented with a hero's pleasant by fans, family members, and friends.Bezzina's music "Tomorrow" became the initial Maltese Eurovision Music Competition to enter the united kingdom Singles Graph, peaking at quantity 37, for weekly but dropping to quantity 66 the week after.

Eurovision Song Contest 2015

On 21 and 22 November 2014 Gianluca participated in the Maltese country wide semi-final, and actually in the ultimate from the Malta Eurovision Track Competition 2015 vying for another possibility to represent Malta in the Eurovision Track Competition 2015. He was area of the group L-Aħwa using the track "Beautiful if you ask me". The group was composed of Dorothy Bezzina, Samaria, Gianluca, Paul, Vincienne and Francesca, all are members from the Bezzina family.

Value of Values

On 24 Might 2015 Gianluca addressed the overall council from the Nationalist Party (Malta). He mentioned: “It actually bothers me which the beliefs and morals which have been safeguarded for quite some time are actually changing significantly. The mentality is becoming even more liberal, and currently, whenever a person feels something is normally right, he looks for to justify it by changing a laws.” “Morals which were enshrined in everyday routine are getting redefined and reinvented, and countries around the world are legislating towards these ‘privileges’ to obtain additional votes,” a anxious Bezzina stated.The singing doctor urged political parties to accomplish what was best, also if this meant losing votes.

Wikipedia notability

The section Benefit of Values within the wikipedia web page of Gianluca continues to be featured within the newspapers Times of Malta.



Year Title Maximum chart positions Recording GER IRE NL UK 2013 "Tomorrow" 70 69 32 37 LOOKING FORWARD TO Tomorrow