Sanremo Music Festival
1-5 February 2022. The most famous Italian song festival. 71st edition.
The “Italian Song Festival of Sanremo”, known as the Sanremo Music Festival, takes place from Tuesday, February 1st, to Saturday, February 5th, 2022.
The Sanremo festival is hosted, as usual, in Sanremo, at the Ariston Theatre.
For the third year, it is presented by the television showman Amadeus who has also been entrusted with the task of artistic director.
The Sanremo Music Festival, now in its 72nd edition, is the most famous Italian contest.
among unreleased songs composed by Italian authors with Italian lyrics.
The winners are the 3 most voted songs by a jury and by popular vote, determined by televoting.
There are two categories: the main one is called Champions for the most famous singers, and Newcomers reserved for less known artists.
The Festival’s award is the statue of the Lion of Sanremo.
Since 1982, the press awards the special recognition award Premio della Critica “Mia Martini”, that allows accredited journalists of the Festival’s press room to express their own opinion on the performances.More Information >>>