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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. 

Italy: It’s Ermal Meta & Fabrizio Moro to Lisbon!

Italy – Last night saw the climax of the annual Sanremo Music Festival in Italy with the winner being crowned as Ermal Meta & Fabrizio Moro. With the title comes the chance to represent their country at Eurovision and RAI, the national broadcaster, has confirmed that Ermal & Fabrizio have said they will go to Lisbon. 

Italy: Sanremo Begins Tonight

Italy – Tonight sees the launch of the long-running 5-night Sanremo musical festival in Italy. It is traditional for the Eurovision representative to be chosen from the festival. Tonight the winner of the Ciampioni – ‘Big Artists’ – category will be offered that chance. 

Italy: RAI Confirms Sanremo Might Produce Representative

Italy – After an internal selection last year, Italian broadcaster RAI has today announced it will revert back to using the Sanremo music festival to select its Eurovision artist. The winner of Sanremo will have the opportunity represent Italy in Vienna in 2015.