The viewing figures of the 1st night of Festival della Canzone Italiana di Sanremo 2022 has been revealed!
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.
10.911.000 people watched the first night of Sanremo. That numbers represents the 54,7% of last night’s viewers.
During Sanremo’s first night the first 12 competing entries of the festival were performed. The night showed a number of guests including 2021 Sanremo and Eurovision winners Måneskin, last year’s Sanremo participants Colapesce & Dimartino and tennis player Matteo Berrettini. Ornella Muti co-host the evening along with Amadeus, while Fiorello remained as a regular guest of the show – he has appeared at Sanremo every year since 2020.
What do you think about the viewership? Did you watch the first night of the national final? Are you going to watch the show tonight? Let us know in the comments below!