The 20 established artists taking part in the Campioni section of San Remo 2015 have been announced. One of these acts – whichever artist wins San Remo 2015 – will be offered the chance by Italian broadcaster RAI to represent Italy at Eurovision 2015. Some familiar names crop up in the list of 20, including Italy’s 2012 singer Nina Zilli, former participant Lara Fabian who represented Luxembourg in 1988 and Raf who represented Italy in 1987.
The full list of artists can be found below;
- Annalisa – Una finestra tra le stelle
- Malika Ayane – Adesso e qui
- Marco Masini – Che giorno è
- Chiara – Straordinario
- Gianluca Grignani – Sogni infranti
- Nek – Fatti avanti amore
- Nina Zilli – Sola
- Dear Jack – Il mondo esplode
- Alex Britti – Un attimo importante
- Biggio e Mandelli (I soliti idioti) – Vita d’inferno
- Moreno – Oggi ti parlo così
- Bianca Atzei – Il solo al mondo
- RAF – Come una favola
- Lara Fabian – Voce
- Grazia di Michele & Mauro Coruzzi – Io sono una finestra
- Il Volo – Grande amore
- Anna Tatangelo – Libera
- Nesli – Buona fortuna amore
- Irene Grandi – Un vento senza nome
- Lorenzo Fragola – Siamo uguali
Italy were represented in 2014 by Emma Marrone who achieved the Big 5 country’s worst result since their big comeback in 2011, where they finished 2nd. San Remo 2015 begins on the 10th February 2015, lasting until the 14th.
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