We all gathered around the TV last night, Haribos in one hand and iPhone in the other, waiting to see Marco Mengoni or Lena hopefully win an award at the MTV Europe Music Awards in the Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam. Much to our disappointment, Marco didn’t even show up and although Lena arrived looking lovely as […]
Michele Perniola has unveiled his official preview video for “O-o-O Sole intorno a me” (Sunshine all around me). San Marino’s JESC 2013 song is a ray of Italian sunshine, and we don’t just mean that it’s happy and upbeat. Michele literally gives us sunshine on loop: “Sun around me/ More sun, more sun, more sun/ […]
What do you get when you stick one crazy, hotheaded Italian and one glittery, camp popstar in a room together? You get an average episode of X Factor Italia of course! Yes, the amazing has happened. Our favourite Italian X Factor judge Mika (not Mika Newton) has been assisted at judges houses by Marco Mengoni!
Italy’s comeback to Eurovision has been phenomenal. The lowest placing the country has received since its return in 2011 has been ninth place, and their average ranking is sixth. Italy seems to break the stigma of the Big 5 being…inadequate, out-of-touch, and too arrogant to take the contest seriously. Although Italy might not have its economy […]
Marco Mengoni has been very busy since finishing in a respectable 7th place at Eurovision. Since May, he has embarked on a nationwide tour and released his latest single “Non Passerai”. Marco premiered the music video for his new single today, and although we don’t see his face on the video until the end, we […]
Every week we supply the photo, and you supply the caption. This week’s image comes from the red carpet opening at Eurovision 2013. Team Wiwi were standing by the velvet rope and snapped Ukraine’s Igor Vovkovynski towering over Italy’s Marco Mengoni. Who is Igor looking at? What is Marco saying? Fill in your own caption […]
It may officially be autumn but there’s no need to say “arrivederci” to those summer vibes just yet. Instead close your eyes and let yourself be transported to the sunny Caribbean courtesy of Nina Zilli and her new track “Goodbye”.
It’s a never a complete mystery who’ll win the next Contest and with that in mind Team Wiwi has a few preliminary predictions for 2014. With region-by-region analysis we’ll point toward the key players for 2014.