Name: Salena Mastroianni
Who is Salena Mastroianni?
Although she’s singing solo for her Eurovision entry, Salena is used to making a tune with the likes of Robbie Williams and Rita Ora as a backing singer. She’s also been a support act for Ed Sheeran.
Italian film actor Marcello Mastroianni (La Dolce Vita) is Salena’s fourth cousin.
Where have I seen her before?
You might recognise her from The X Factor, where she competed in 2012. Despite gaining four thumbs up from the judging panel (and a fist pump from Gary Barlow), she didn’t progress any further in the competition.
What’s her Eurovision song called?
I Don’t Wanna Fight, written by The Treatment, Nicole Blair and Marli Harwood.