San Marino will participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 with the entry “Spirit of the Night” performed by Valentina Monetta & Jimmie Wilson.

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The official music video of Valentina Monetta & Jimmie Wilson’s song “Spirit of the Night” has been released.

Valentina Monetta was born 1 March 1975 and is 42 years old.  Valentina Monetta was born and raised in San Marino and is a Sammarinese singer. She is best known for representing San Marino in the 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2017 Eurovision Song Contests. She also announced the Sammarinese points at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015.

Jimmie Wilson is an American singer and musical theatre actor. He studied acting in Hollywood, and then acted in the musical Sisterella, produced by Michael Jackson. He later moved to Germany to play Barack Obama in the musical Hope! – Das Obama Musical. In 2012 he took part in the third series of the Polish version of Must Be the Music. He was eliminated in the semi-finals.