The sixteen finalists from the Campioni (Big Artists) category are listed as follows. The following names will compete in the Grand Final of the  Festival:

  • Nesli – Buona fortuna amore
  • Nina Zilli – Sola
  • Grazia dI Michele e Mauro Coruzzi / Platinette – Io sono una finestra
  • Bianca Atzei – Il solo al mondo
  • Dear Jack – Il mondo esplode
  • Irene Grandi – Un vento senza nome
  • Alex Britti – Un attimo importante
  • Moreno – Oggi ti parlo così
  • Annalisa – Una finestra tra le stelle
  • Gianluca Grignani – Sogni infranti
  • Marco Masini – Che giorno è
  • Chiara – Straordinario
  • Il Volo – Grande amore
  • Nek – Fatti avanti amore
  • Malika Ayane – Adesso e qui
  • Lorenzo Fragola – Siamo uguali

Lara Fabian, Raf, Anna Tatangelo  and Biggio e Mandelli were excluded from the competition.

The finalists were determined using 40% public televote, 30% expert Jury vote and 30% audience vote.  This evening’s votes were combined with the votes from the first two nights of the Festival.

The Nuove Proposte (Newcomers) category was determined this evening, giving  victory to Giovanni Caccamo over Kutso in the Superfinal