Tag Archive | Italy

Italy: Il Volo and Nek Announced for San Remo!

Italy – 12 participants have been announced for the 69th San Remo music festival and there are familiar and exciting names. Returning are Il Volo, who finished 3rd in Vienna with Grande Amore after winning the televote. Another familiar name is Nek, who was 2nd in San Remo in 2015 and has sold 10m records. 

Italy: Laura Ciriaco Disqualified from Sanremo

Italy – On the eve of the start of the show, Laura Ciriaco has been disqualified from this year’s Sanremo competition in Italy after her entry ‘L’inizio‘ was deemed to be too similar to ‘I won’t give up’ by the American artist Jason Mraz. 

Italy: Listen to the First San Remo Songs Now

Italy – The first 69 songs that have entered Italy’s San Remo music festival have been published online by Rai, the national broadcaster. It is expected that Italy will choose its Eurovision representative via San Remo, with the winner being offered first refusal.

Italy: Format Changes to San Remo Music Festival

Italy – Italian broadcaster, RAI, has announced a big change to the annual San Remo festival which historically chooses Italy’s Eurovision representative. Previously the contest was split into established well known artists and the new young artists. In future they will compete against each other. 

Eurovision 2019: National Selections Underway Already!

Eurovision 2019 – Some countries are making an early start on their preparations for Israel 2019! France has announced that it will once again use the selection programme  Destination Eurovision after last year’s success, and has already opened submissions.  

TEKO 2018: Group 7 Results

TEKO 2018: Group 7 Results

TEKO 2018 – Voting in group 7 is closed! See the results of the group with Belarus and Italy!

TEKO 2018: Vote in Group 7!

TEKO 2018 – It’s time to vote in group 7 of TEKO 2018; a knockout format (like the World Cup) tournament for Eurovision 2018. Today, you can start voting in the group of Belarus and Italy!