Exclusive: Mi Odio represents San Marino!11 March 2008 at 16:37 CET
The song and group that will represent San Marino in Belgrade has been selected internally, after artists, composers and song writers were openly invited to submit their entries. Moments ago, a special committee decided who will represent the small nation in Belgrade.
The group Mi Odio consists of three Italian members and two San Marinese. "Complice is a fresh, young and original song," the head of the jury said to Eurovision.tv. More information about the group and the song are expected to be revealed soon.
"We have big expectations of this first participation in the Eurovision Song Contest. This time, we had no doubt to take part when we received the invitation, as our broadcasters is becoming more and more active as Member of the European Broadcasting Union," said Daniele Mangiafico, General Director of the broadcaster.
San Marino will take part in the first Semi-Final of the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, on 20th of May in Belgrade, Serbia.