The moment has come, the Sanremo 2022 car starts the engines, Amadeus announces the Big in the race and surprises are not lacking. After the “hybrid” edition of last February, the second for the conductor, with no audience in the hall and with all the difficulties related to the emergency in progress at that time, the “Amadeus ter”, 72nd edition of the Festival scheduled by ‘1 to 5 February 2022 will be the Sanremo of the rescue, of the return to the theater – at least in intentions – with a cast that once again looks to a heterogeneous audience and tries to meet the more traditional musical tastes as well as younger ones.
So here, live on Tg1 at 20, the first names announced by the conductor and artistic director of the Festival: Elisa (winner in 2001 with Light (Sunsets north east), Dargen D’Amico (41-year-old rapper with 9 records), Gianni Morandi, Finger in the wound (Margherita Carducci, born in 1997) with Donatella Rector.
It’s still: Highsnob (rapper MIchele Matera) e Hu (Federica Ferraguti, born in 1994, singer and multi-instrumentalist), Noemi, The vibrations, Sangiovanni (finished second to the latest edition of Friends), Massimo Ranieri, The list representative, Ana Mena (Spanish singer and actress).
Also competing among the Bigs Emma Marrone, Achille Lauro, Michele Bravi, Iva Zanicchi, Rkomi, Fabrizio Moro, Mahmood and White, Giusy Ferreri, Rhythm, Giovanni Truppi, Aka7even.
The titles of the songs that will be presented in the competition at the Festival will be announced during the live broadcast of the Sanremo Giovani final, on Rai1 on 15 December. The evening will also crown the two young winners, who will compete directly between the Bigs at the Ariston. In all, therefore, 24 artists will compete for the victory in February, without subdivisions into categories.