X Factor, the semi-final between unpublished and triple elimination begins. Guest Emma


The time has come for one of the most longed-for evenings for the competing artists, who will first be able to play accompanied by an orchestra, then for the first time they will be able to present their unreleased songs live. A decisive episode for Angelica, Astromare, Stunt Pilot, Il Solito Dandy, SEPTEMBER, SARAFINE and Maria Tomba who will play everything to reach the final, next Thursday 7 December (RELIVE THE LIVE OF QUINTO LIVE).

a decisive episode

For the competing talents the bet will be decisive, literally from inside or outside: on the way to realizing their dream there is a triple elimination, which will therefore lead to the proclamation of the four official finalists of this edition. The judges accompanied the seven artists competing in the semi-final of the Sky Original show produced by Fremantle Fedez, Ambra Angiolini, Dargen D’Amico. To direct the times and tensions of this appointment, Francesca Michielinhostess of #XF2023 (THE SPECIAL).

two special heats

The evening’s program is very rich, in the first round, the 7 singers remaining in the competition will be accompanied for the occasion by aorchestra of 22 elements and will bring the following songs to the X Factor Arena stage: in Fedez’s team, Maria Tomba will sing”Always” by Bon Jovi and SARAFINE will bring “No Diggity” by Blackstreet feat. Dr. Dre; in that of AmberAngelica will perform on “The evening of miracles” by Lucio Dalla and the Astromare on “Everybody Needs Somebody To Love” by The Blues Brothers; in that of Dargen, the only one with still three competitors, The Usual Dandy will sing”March’s gardens” by Lucio Battisti, SEPTEMBER will perform on “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen, the Stunt Pilots will propose “7 Years” by Lukas Graham.

the unpublished ones

In the second heat it will finally be time for the unpublished. In Amber’s team, Angelica will sing”The winter”, song written by Davide Simonetta, Paolo Antonacci and Tananai who also took care of the production; The Astromare will present “Metaverse”, written by Alberto La Malfa and Steve Tarta (who also oversaw its production). In Fedez’s team, two songs written by the same artists: SARAFINE will introduce itself with “Sick of Joy”, of which he also oversaw the production; Maria Tomba will present “Crush”. In Dargen’s team, the Stunt Pilots they will bring one of their songs entitled “Imma Stunt”; The Usual Dandy will sing”Only you”, written by the same artist with Leo Pari and Simone Guzzino; SEPTEMBER instead he will perform with the unreleased song entitled “Tears”.

The unreleased songs from X Factor 2023 will be available, for Warner Music Italy, on all digital platforms from midnight on Friday 1st December.

the special guest

Super guest of the sixth Live – Thursday 30 November at 9.15pm on Sky Uno and streaming on NOW, always available on demand and visible on Sky Go; the following Wednesday, free-to-air on TV8 – will be Emma, ​​who returns to the X Factor to present her latest album “Souvenirs”, which debuted at the top of the best-selling albums chart (she is the third woman to reach number #1 in 2023). One of the most loved voices on the Italian scene, with over 10 years of career and 7 studio albums, Emma will propose on the stage of the special set made exclusively for the show.

Sky Brand Solutionsa department of Sky Media, together with Fremantle brought on board X Factor 2023:

TIM, which for the first time is the Main Partner of X Factor; the Official Partners Škoda Italia, RINGO, Astra Make-up, Caffè Borbone, Durex, Burger King Restaurants Italia, American Express, Allianz, Alpro, Dondi Salotti, OPI, WELLA PROFESSIONALS, Vestopazzo, Serenis, Cult, RefrigiWear, Jägermeister.

Media partner: RTL 102.5, official X Factor radio; Urban Vision; Vanity Fair Italia, Stories Partner; Average factuality; Billboard Italy; Fanpage.it; Spotify, Official Streaming Partner of X Factor; Rolling Stone.

Project manager Paola Costa, production supervisor Barnaby Boccoli, executive and creative producer Paolo Scarbaci, a program by Lorenzo Campagnari, Giacomo Carrera, Laura Mariani, Alessandra Tomaselli and Anna Ferrajoli, Gianvincenzo Morabito, Matteo Lena, musical director Antonio Filippelli, creative direction Lace & Shake; directed by Luigi Antonini, director of photography Ivan Pierri, set designer Paola Spreafico, costumes Maria Sabato.

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