MÅNESKIN: the band wins

New victory for Italy! Italian rock band MÅNESKIN just won the Eurovision Song Contest.

The band just won the contest by gaining a total of 529 points and marking a very important step in the event’s history: in fact, this is the first real win since 1990!

More than 39 countries took part in this year’s brand new edition of the contest. Maneskin, who initially hit the fourth place, were the public’s favourite act thanks to their own song “Zitti e Buoni“.

Concerning their victory, frontman and singer Damiano David stated:

We just want to say to the whole [of] Europe, to the whole world, that rock and roll never dies“.

Watch the clip of the band’s win here: