The second night of Sanremo festival saw the elimination of Albano and Patty Bravo. The two established artists still have a second chance as they battle with Anna Oxa and Anna Tatangelo who were partly eliminated last Tuesday.
In the Ariston theatre 12 acts from the established category went on stage for the second time and ten songs qualified for the next stage. Last night four newcomers took the spectacular stage of Sanremo for the first time.
The qualified acts from the established artists
Luca Madonia with Franco Battiato – L'Alieno
Max Pezzali – Il mio secondo tempo
Roberto Vecchioni – Chiamami ancora amore
Tricarico – 3 colori
Nathalie – Vivo sospesa
Modá with Emma Marrone – Arriverá
Davide Van De Sfroos – Yanez
Giusy Ferreri – Il mare immenso
La Crus – Io confesso
Luca Barbarossa and Raquel del Rosario – Fino in fondo
The qualified acts from the newcomers
Raphael Gualazzi – Follia d'amore
Serena Abrami – Lontano da tutto
Sanremo is being hosted by the Italian popular singer Gianni Morandi accompanied by Luca, Paolo and the two female beauties Elisabetta Canalis and Belen Rodriguez. The show continues tonight at 21:10 CET on Rai 1, Rai 1 Italy and Rai International (via satellite Hotbird and Astra). Italy won the Eurovision Song Contest twice and will return in the contest after an absence of fourteen years.