Kurt Calleja is a singer/songwriter from Malta. His road to fame started far from his hometown of Hamrun. After four years studying with the famous Maltese musician Mr. Brian Cefai he went to London and performed in clubs under the musical alias of Tiger. A year later Kurt Calleja returned to Malta, gaining popularity through his work on television. In 2010 he took part in the national knockout rounds for the European Song Contest but failed, as he did the next year. In 2012 Kurt tried his luck again and won the Maltese section of the Eurovision Song Contest which means that he became the representative of his country at the contest in Baku.