Last night the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of music unprofessionals—headed to Rome to get down on some spaghetti carbonara and to review Marco Mengoni’s Eurovision 2013 song “L’essenziale”. Did it prove to be essential listening? Or did we call Alitalia to see if we could catch the next flight out? Read on to find out.
Marco Mengoni has confirmed that he will sing his Sanremo-winning song “L’Essenziale” at Eurovision—and that he’ll keep the lyrics in Italian. Hallelujah!
From Marco Mengoni in Italy to Anouk in the Netherlands, Eurovision artists are sitting pretty and at the top of the charts.
Italian Stallion Marco Mengoni—Italy’s contestant for Eurovision 2013—has already won plaudits from Team Wiwi for his silky voice and well-manicured facial hair. Now we have even more reason to applaud him. As it turns out, this stud has had to battle his food demons to overcome obesity.
Marco Mengoni, the winner of the third season of Italy’s X Factor, has come out on top again. The 24-year-old won last night’s Sanremo 2013 singing contest, and was named Italy’s contestant for ESC 2013.
After reviewing the jury and televoting results for the grand final of Eurovision 2012, Team Wiwi were excited to see that some of the Big Five actually deserved their automatic berth in the final. Italy’s Nina Zilli placed fourth with the jury, while Spain’s Pastora Soler placed fifth. In terms of the televote, Germany’s Roman […]
Wiwi: First comes the rise—and then comes the fall. For weeks bookies have been bigging up Nina Zilli—Italy’s answer to Amy Winehouse. Sadly, her first rehearsal left her looking and sounding like an Amy Winehouse tribute act. The fantastic choreography and visual feast we saw in her official music video for “L’Amore E’Femmina” (Out Of […]
This morning the Wiwi Jury flew to Rome to review Italy’s ESC 2012 entry “L’Amore è Femmina” (Out of Love). Nina Zilli has long been a favorite of the bookies. But did she wow our international panel of music unprofessionals? Read on to find out.