Italy: Sanremo 2017 acts officially revealed

RAI have just revealed the name of the acts that will compete in the Campioni category of Sanremo 2017.

You can see all participants listed below:

  • Albano – De Rose E Di Spine
  • Elodie – Tutta Colpa Mia
  • Paola Turci – Fatti Bella Per Te
  • Samuel – Vedrai
  • Fiorella Mannoia – Che Sia Benedetta
  • Nesli & Alice Paba – Do Retta a Te
  • Michele Bravi – Il Diario Degli Errori
  • Fabrizio Moro – Portami Via
  • Giusy Ferreri – Fatalmente Male
  • Gigi D’Alesio – La Prima Stella
  • Raige & Giulia Luzi – Togliamoci La Voglia
  • Ron – L’Ottava Meraviglia
  • Ermal Meta – Vietato Morire
  • Michele Zarrillo – Mani Nelle Mani
  • Lodovica Comello – Il Cielo Non Mi Basta
  • Sergio Sylvestre – Con Te
  • Clementino – Ragazzi Fuori
  • Alessio Bernabei – Nel Mezzo Di Un Applauso
  • Chiara – Nessun Posto È Casa Mia
  • Francesco Gabbani – Occidentali’s Karma
  • Bianca Atzei – Ora Esisti Solo Tu
  • Marco Masini – Spostato Di Un Secondo

Remember that there are two categories at Sanremo, Campioni and Nuove Proposte (New Singers). Once again, the artist who wins the Campioni category of Sanremo 2017 will get the right to represent Italy at the Eurovision Song Contest. Last year Stadio won this festival category, but their choice was not to present their song to the wider European audience in Stockholm due to touring commitments. Instead, the runner-up Francesca Michielin was chosen to perform at Eurovision, finishing 16th in the grand final with her song “No Degree Of Separation”.

Sanremo 2017 will take place from February 7th to 11th. The shows will be hosted once again by Carlo Conti, who, along with several professionals, was responsible for selecting the candidates that will compete in the Italian festival.

Dates for Sanremo 2017:

  • Serata 1: February 7th
  • Serata 2: February 8th
  • Serata 3: February 9th
  • Serata 4: February 10th
  • Serata 5: FINALE – February 11th

How much are you looking forward to watching Sanremo 2017? Do you have any favourite singers among the selected participants? Let us know in comments!

About Belén García (Spain)

Belén García (Spain)
My name is Belén. I'm a musician and English teacher from Spain.I have been following Eurovision since I was only 11 and the junior version since the beginning (expert of this contest). I love Eurovision because I love discovering new songs every year.Before ESC+Plus, I have been part of very well-known websites about (Junior) Eurovision. Apart from writing, I love taking professional photos, designing and editing videos, I'm very creative!I have already traveled to Eurovision and Junior Eurovision a few times and I highly recommend it! =)

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