Currently Eurovision’s smallest regular contestant by far (Monaco no longer enters), San Marino brings a distinctly tongue-in-cheek (well, actually completely bonkers) attitude to the contest, but I’m so pleased they continue to enter (and at time of writing they have just confirmed their participation in 2018’s contest) – it makes Eurovision that much more fun to have at least one of the microstates taking part. Of course San Marino at Eurovision is synonymous with one contestant in particular…. Valentina Monetta!
Well, what more can you say – Valentina is back! Yes, the most famous of Sammarinese singers is back for record-equalling fourth time at Eurovision. She’s accompanied by the American musical singer Jimmie Wilson. Can she make it back to the final once again? Continue reading “Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #37 SAN MARINO – Valentina Monetta & Jimmie Wilson – “Spirit of the Night””
Ah San Marino, someone had to come last in the countdown and I’m afraid it’s the contest’s smallest participant that found least favour with the denizens of YouTube.
It’s quite a “special” entry though and I’m afraid most of the other songs this year take themselves rather too seriously and are a trifle homogenous. Not so with the Sammarinese entry…