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Italy: No Audience for Sanremo 2021

The Italian broadcaster RAI announced that the 70th installment of Festival della Canzone Italiana di Sanremo, or commonly simply referred to as Sanremo, will not have an audience when the show kicks off in early March.  After public discussions about how to proceed which caused a healthy amount of debate and disagreement between the Italian government and RAI, it was …

Latvia wins Round 2 of ESC United’s Forum Ranking Game

The second round of our annual Forum Ranking Game has concluded following the deadline for votes on Saturday 15th February, and we have a new leader – it’s Latvia! A new entry straight in at number one this week, Samanta Tīna’s “Still Breathing” earned the most points out of the six entries from the voting members of our forum to …

Team Reviews: Our thoughts on 70º Festival della Canzone Italiana di Sanremo 2020 (Part One)

Alrighty then, ’twas the night before Sanremo, and plenty of national selections are a-stirring. However, which one of those is as iconic as the Sanremo Music Festival, the very contest that Eurovision was modeled after? All 24 Big Acts were released on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 and Wednesday, February 5, 2020, and Daniel, James, and Roy have reviewed them. By this …