Saturday, June 26, 2021

Italy - La Mia Città - Emma Marone

21 - 33 pts / not in semi
Emma Marone represented Italy in the Copenhagen contest.
Emma wrote the song La Mia Città herself.

promo cdsingle
Sanremo fans already know Emma from her 2011 participation with Modà: L'Arrivera ended 2nd. Sanremo 2012 was even better. Emma's Non È L'Inferno won the contest.
Emma Marone has released three multi platinum selling albums so far, the most recent being Schiena from April 2013.
In November a new edition of the album, Schiena vs. Schiena, was released featuring (mostly acoustic) reworkings of all songs and new track La Mia Città, which went on to be chosen as the Eurovision entry for 2014.

Digital release image
The song has also been released as a single through various digital outlets. (March 11, Universal Music Italia)
A 1-track promo cdsingle has been issued, it has the original longer version.

La Mia Città - Eurovision edit
- on the official Copenhagen 2CD
La Mia Città - Original / single version
- on CD Schiena vs. Schiena and 1-track promo
La Mia Città - Live in Verona 2014
- on CD and DVD E-Live
La Mia Città - Live in Milano 2016
- on 2CD/DVD set Adesso Tour Edition, 2016 issue, limited edition
La Mia Città (2021 recording)
- on CD/2LP Best Of Me
La Mia Città - karaoke
- Official karaoke album (digital release)

On November 11 2014 Emma released here live CD and DVD E-Live including a live version of La Mia Città recorded in Verona. The album is out on Universal.

A special edition of Adesso, Emma's 2015 album, includes a live version of La Mia Città recorded in Milan in 2016.
The 2CD/1DVD set was released in 2016 on Universal.

The 2016 edition of Adesso

Best Of Me 2021
In 2021 Emma released a compilation album with re-recorded versions of her best known songs and a few new tracks. It includes a re-recording of La Mia Città.
Out on CD, 2LP and digital.
(UNIM1/Universal 60243836454-1 & -2 (LP))

Italy top 100: 57, 77, -
Austria top 75: 71, -
Sweden Digilistan top 60 (Digital sales charts): 56, -

Emma's Volare
If you want to find out more about Emma's fab coverversion of Volare (Italy's 1958 entry) she recorded for the movie Benvenuti Al Nord , please check the Eurocovers Post Volare in the 10s

More Italy
After a 13 year absence Italy returned to Eurovision with Raphael Gualazzi who went straight to #2 with his Madness Of Love.  Nina Zilli (2012) and San Remo winner  Marco Mengoni (2013) also made it to the top 10.

Links and sources
Emma Marone FB and Website

1 comment:

  1. Emma was also in a girlband called Luckystar who released a single called "Stile" and an album called "LS3" along with 2 other girls. They won a talent show.