Italy: Francesca Michielin sings partly in English
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The 43 heads of delegation made today all the details on their entries over to the EBU. That information is also uploaded on Eurovision.tv, and slowly but surely as we learn new things about the songs of this year.
After much waffling and haggling continues the Italian Francesca Michielin make her Nessun grado di separazione, with which the singer last month finished second in Sanremo. Or maybe not at all: the song was renamed to No Degree of Separation, and from the official song text shows that the penultimate chorus will be sung in English. The rest of the song continues Italian.
The video clip of the official Italian entry is this week expected on the YouTube channel of Eurovision.tv. Italy takes as land of the Big 5 immediately participated in the final of the Eurovision song contest, on Saturday May 14.