ITALY – RAI insists that Sanremo 2021 will take place from March 2 to March 6, as originally announced, although final announcements are expected in January.
The website recensiamomusica published their annual a list of the most likely names of artists that we will see competing in the big category of the festival and which, according to the regulations, will also claim the Italian representation in Eurovision 2021.
04. Leo Gassmann
06. Mr. Rain
08. Ermal Meta
10. Luca Carboni
12. The Colors
13. Malika Ayane
14. Tommaso Paradiso
15. Colapesce and Dimartino
16. Francesco Renga
17. Michele Bravi
Among the names we meet Ermal Meta who was the winner of Sanremo 2018 and representative of Italy in Eurovision the same year, in a duet with Fabrizio Moro, Non Mi Avette Fato Niente, who won fifth place in the final standings.
Several artists have participated in the festival again, such as Annalisa, Bugo, Michele Bravi, The Kolors, Elodie, Irama etc. The list also features Måneskin, one of the most popular pop-rock bands of the contemporary Italian music scene.
On December 17, RAI will announce the 20 finalists of the big category.