OGAE Second Chance Contest is a show where entries which competed at National Finals of Eurovision Song Contest get another chance to shine and get the title of a fan favourite. First edition was organized back in 1987. Each entry is selected by the national branch of OGAE, the official Eurovision fan club. Last year the contest was organised by OGAE France and won by Anna Bergendahl, with the song “Kingdom Come” which marks the 16th victory of Sweden, the country has won the contest the most times so far. The runner-up was Finland with “Cicciolina” by Erika Vikman. The 35th contest is going to be organized by OGAE Sweden. The date of the contest is still unknown, but we know who will be representing Norway , Spain and now Italy has revealed their choice for the contest. As OGAE Italy has announced on their website they chose “La genesi del tuo colore” as their representative at OGAE Second Chance Contest with 378 points the rest of the results is as follows:
- Irama – “La genesi del tuo colore” – 378 points
- La Rappresentante Di Lista – “Amare” – 339 points
- Colapesce Dimartino – “Musica leggerissima” – 334 points
- Annalisa – “Dieci” – 265 points
- Ermal Meta – “Un milione di cose da dirti” – 223 points
Italy has won the contest three times in 1997 with “Storie” by Anna Oxa then 2015 with “Fatti avanti amore” by Nek and latest victory came in 2018 when “Il Mondo prima di te” by Annalisa won. Listen to “La genesi del tuo colore” below
Don’t forget to check our voting video for Festival di Sanremo 2021 which was premiered before the final evening of the festival.
Are you satisfied with the choice of OGAE Italy for their representative at OGAE Second Chance Contest? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below and at our social media links!