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Måneskin in 2018
Måneskin in 2018
Background information
OriginRome, Italy
Years active2016–present

Måneskin (Italian: [ˈmɔːneskin], Danish: [ˈmɔːnəˌske̝nˀ];[1] Danish  for moonlight) is an Italian rock band from Rome.

Members[change | change source]

The group has lead vocalist Damiano David, bassist Victoria De Angelis, guitarist Thomas Raggi, and drummer Ethan Torchio.[2]

History[change | change source]

The band rose to fame after ending up second in the eleventh season of the Italian talent show X Factor in 2017.[3]

The band won the Sanremo Music Festival 2021 and the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 as the Italian representative with the song "Zitti e buoni".[4][5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "måneskin". Den Danske Ordbog (in Danish). Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  2. "Måneskin". Rolling Stone (in Italian). Retrieved 5 October 2018.
  3. Luigi Bolognini (15 December 2017). "TV X Factor, la vittoria di Lorenzo Licitra: la voce del tenore batte il glam rock dei Maneskin". la Repubblica. Retrieved 5 October 2018.
  4. "Eurovision 2021 winner: Italy's Måneskin takes the victory with "Zitti e buoni"". wiwibloggs. 22 May 2021. Retrieved 22 May 2021.
  5. "Sanremo, i Maneskin raccontano il loro brano "Zitti e buoni"". Il Tempo. 2 March 2021. Retrieved 4 March 2021.