Sanremo Young 2018 is the first edition of the new Italian talent scout broadcast live from 16th February every Friday to 16th March on RAI 1, from the stage of the Ariston Theater.

12 young singers, under 17 years old, will be challenged performing famous songs composed by great authors and performed by Italian and international artists, in competition or guests to Sanremo’s story in 68 years.
The show will be conducted by Antonella Clerici.

Every evening two singer will be eliminated.



The twelve competitors have been selected by the jury (Gianmarco Mazzi, artistic director,  Maestro Diego Basso and Antonella Clerici) that has heard more than 1000 candidates.

This is the contestants:

  • Matteo Marcus Bok (14 y.o.)
  • Sharon Caroccia (15 y.o)
  • Leonardo De Andreis (17 y.o)
  • Zaira Angela Di Grazia (14 y.o)
  • Ouiam El Mrieh (17 y.o)
  • Luna Farina (16 y.o)
  • Alessandro Franceschini (14 y.o)
  • Elena Manuele (15 y.o)
  • Bianca Moccia (14 y.o)
  • Eleonora Pieri (16 y.o)
  • Raffaele Renda (17 y.o)
  • Rocco Scarano (17 y.o)