The 65 edition from Eurovision it was rock. The Italian band Maneskin was crowned winner with the song ‘Zitti e buoni’. France and Switzerland occupied the following positions on the Eurovision podium.
Italy added with that of 2021 its third win at Eurovision, because it had not won again since 1990 with Toto Cutugno and his song “Insieme: 1992. In addition, this country usually occupies the top 10. Only in two editions did it not appear outside this first part of the ranking. On two other occasions it was left behind. the doors of lifting the glass microphone: in 2011 with the jazz touch of Raphael Gualazzi on piano and again in 2019 with Mahmood.
Last year’s was a performance that left no one indifferent, especially because of the controversy that was created around the figure of its singer, who was forced to take a drug test. That’s how it is, there was a gesture from the Italian leader that created confusion in networks. In the middle of the votes, the protagonist was observed leaning over the table in a gesture that caused a veritable wave of comments on social networks and that ended up reaching the band itself.
Thus, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) He reported that he had reviewed the available images to clarify what happened. He also reported that the drug test, which the soloist took voluntarily, had come back negative.