ARMENIA – The first semi final of the Armenian selection for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, Depi Evratpesil, concluded and from six participants we are down to four as two of them knocked out of the show. The decision made through tele voting and jury voting and the qualifiers to the next show are: Anush Arshakyan – Marta, Essai – Artsvik, Hayko – Egine, Inga Arshakyan – Syuzanna Melqonyan
ITALY – Emma Marrone, the 2014 Italian representative in the Eurovision Song Contest ruled the Bake Off Italia – Celebrity Edition kitchen as she won the final. In the special charity show she joined celebrities such as: Olympic gold medalist swimmer Massimiliano Rosolino, the deejay and radio speaker La Pina and her husband, the producer and musician Emiliano Pepe, the former professional footballer Giuseppe Baresi and the Italian Argentine rugby union footballer Martin Castrogiovanni. Emma along with Antonino Spadaccino won with a rainbow cake, a strong message of support for the LGBT community sating that: “Love is love, no matter what its color is”
UNITED KINGDOM: Nine weeks after the venture began, Saara Aalto made it to the grand final of The X-Factor UK last night. Saara Aalto will face Matt Terry in Sunday’s winner-takes-all showdown, where they’ll each sing their “song of the series” and this year’s X Factor winner’s single.