Festival della Canzone Italiana di Sanremo 2022 starts tonight!
The Sanremo Music Festival is Italy’s biggest music event and this year will hold its 72nd edition. The winner of this festival is given the chance to represent the country to Eurovision. This year’s show will be held on Ariston Theatre – as usual – between 1st and 5th of February.
Participants of 1st Night
- Achille Lauro – Domenica
- Ana Mena – Duecentomila ore
- Dargen D’Amico – Dove si balla
- Gianni Morandi – Apri tutte le porte
- Giusy Ferreri – Miele
- La Rappresentante di Lista – Ciao ciao
- Mahmood & Blanco – Brividi
- Massimo Ranieri – Lettera di là dal mare
- Michele Bravi – Inverno dei fiori
- Noemi – Ti amo non lo so dire
- Rkomi – Insuperabile
- Yuman – Ora e qui
Among the participants you can notice not only some returning artists to the Italian music festival, but also Italian representatives. Mahmood (Italy 2019), Iva Zanicchi (Italy 1969) and Massimo Ranieri (Italy 1971, 1973) have both participated in both Sanremo and Eurovision. Noemi, La Rappresentante di Lista, Achille Lauro and Giusy Ferreri have participated in Sanremo in the past.
What do you think about the artists? What do you think about the national final? Are you going to watch the show? Let us know in the comments below!